Fire Safety:  The Town website has information on how to be prepared for wildfire and PG&E public safety power shutoffs.  Santa Clara County has set up a dedicated webpage with community information, updates, and resources for those affected by recent wildfires in the area.  Additional fire emergency preparedness resources are available on the Santa Clara County Fire Department's website

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  1. A Message From the Mayor - September 14, 2020

    As I write to you amid the gloomy pall cast by our smoke-filled, otherworldly skies, I have to wonder what is next. Read on...
  2. Community Workshop #2: Affordable Housing - September 29, 2020

    The Town is continuing conversations regarding racial and socio-economic diversity with its second Community Workshop which will focus on Affordable Housing. Read on...
  3. Apply to Serve on a Town Board, Commission, or Committee

    Are you looking for a way to make a difference in the community and get more involved with local government? The Town has adult volunteer opportunities available on its various Boards and Commissions. Read on...
  4. Voting is Now Easier than Ever in Santa Clara County!

    Our county will be using an exciting new voting model that makes it easier than ever to cast a ballot. Read on...
  5. Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department SNAP (Special Needs Awareness Program)

    The Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department is pleased to introduce a new program to assist our community members with special needs. Read on...
  6. Represent Los Gatos Oral History Project

    The Local History Room of the Library holds a collection of historically valuable documents that help tell the story of the Town of Los Gatos. However, the stories of Black, Indigenous, and people of color are underrepresented in this collection. Read on...
  7. Public Health Guidelines - Updated July 2, 2020

    On March 12, 2020, Town Manager and Director of Emergency Services Laurel Prevetti, issued a Proclamation of Local Emergency in response to the global Coronavirus pandemic and its spread in the Santa Clara County community. Read on...
  8. Becoming an Inclusive Community - New Webpage & Message From the Mayor

    On June 19, 2020 we celebrate and commemorate Juneteenth – the day 155 years ago when Union soldiers marched into Galveston, Texas with the news that the Civil War had ended and slavery was over – Read on...
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Business Assistance ResourcesCA Governors Office of Business and Economic Development

The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) has compiled a resource page for our state’s business stakeholders at

Additionally, the State of California offers the link below which complies resources for employers, employees, and all Californians  as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic:

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Department Hours

Town Manager's Office Hours

(Town Manager, Information Technology, Economic Vitality, Clerk, and Town Attorney)

M-F 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Parks & Public Works Hours

Counter Hours:                          M-F 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Phone Hours:                             M-F 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Community Development and Finance Department

Counter Hours:                          M-F 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Phone Hours:                             M-F 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Police Department

M-Th 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  

Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Library Hours

Patio Pick-Up:                          M-Sat 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Live Chat:                                M-F 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Phone Hours:                             M-F 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Town Administrative Offices are Closed on the following Holidays:

  • New Year's Day 
  • Martin Luther King 
  • Presidents' Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Christmas Holiday