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Posted on: March 8, 2023

San Francisco Opera Free Performances of La Boheme March 24 - 26

San Francisco Opera

The San Francisco Opera is bringing La Bohème to the Civic Center Lawn, with their program "Bohème Out of the Box."

These free, live performances of an abridged version of Giacomo Puccini’s La Bohème will take place March 24 - 26, 2023.   Bring your own seats and snacks to the Civic Center Lawn at 110 E Main Street and prepare to be amazed...

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Posted on: March 23, 2023

Seven-Day Public Review of the Revised Draft 6th Cycle Housing Element

Housing Element 7 Day Public Review

The revised Draft 2023-2031 Housing Element is available to the public for a seven-day review period prior to HCD resubmittal. The seven-day public review period runs from March 23, 2023, to March 30, 2023.

On March 16, 2023, the Housing Element Advisory Board reviewed the revised Draft 2023-2031 Housing Element with modifications in response to the California Department of Housing and Community Development’s (HCD) Findings/Comment Letter received ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2023

Housing Element Update Booth at the Los Gatos Farmers' Market - March 26

Housing Element Update Booth at Farmers Market 3.26

This Sunday, March 26, stop by the Housing Element Update booth at the Los Gatos Farmers' Market in Plaza Park.

Town staff will be available to chat, answer questions and provide information regarding the Housing Element Update. See you there! 

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Posted on: March 24, 2023

5860 Winchester Boulevard Story Pole Policy Exception at Town Council April 4, 2023

Winchester Story Pole 4.4.23

On April 4, 2023, the Council will consider a request for an exception to allow an alternative to standard story pole installation for the proposed project located at 15860-15894 Winchester Boulevard and 17484 Shelburne Way.

The community is invited to participate. The meeting will take place at 7:00 pm in Town Council Chambers at 110 E Main St. The public may participate either in person or remotely. The meeting agenda with the Zoom link and reports will be available by &...

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Posted on: March 15, 2023

Parks Open with the Exception of Howes Playlot

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Los Gatos Parks are open as of March 23 with the exception of Howes Playlot.

Howes Playlot is closed for at least 6 months due to storm damage.  Thank you for understanding.

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Posted on: March 22, 2023

Lane Closures on Highway 17 for Storm Related Tree Removal

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Caltrans will perform daytime lanes closures on Hwy 17, between the Blossom Hill Road Overcrossing to Summit Road to remove fallen and leaning trees impacted by recent inclement weather.

Closures will begin on Monday, March 27 and are scheduled to be complete April 7. All work is weather dependent.  Please plan for delays and allow extra commute time.

Southbound Hwy 17 from The Cats to Summit Road will be affected March 27 through...

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Posted on: March 22, 2023

The Town is Hiring a Human Resources Analyst!

Hiring HR Analyst

Are you an HR professional looking for an exciting opportunity to be a part of a fun team? The Town of Los Gatos is hiring a Human Resources Analyst!

The HR Analyst is responsible for complex and technical work that requires a breadth of HR knowledge and the ability to work in a highly demanding and fast-paced environment, while producing quality results.  This position supports the HR Team in...

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Posted on: March 3, 2023

Become a Community Emergency Response Team member (CERT) or learn how to help in a disaster!

CERT Academy

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is one of the most visible Town emergency preparedness programs, sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

The 21-hour CERT Academy course offers training in disaster preparation response and recovery skills. Check out the Town CERT webpage for the 2023 CERT Academy dates at www.losgatosca.gov/128/CERT.  There are also resources for volunteers who wou...

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Posted on: February 21, 2023

County Fire Community Wildfire Preparedness Webinars

Wildfire Prep Webinars

The Santa Clara County Fire Department is offering a variety of community wildfire preparedness webinars in April and May.

Register at SCCFD.Eventbrite.com or call (408) 378-4010.

Home Ignition Zone Wednesday, April 5, 2023 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. and Monday, April 17, 2023 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Most homes destroyed by wildfire are first ign...

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Posted on: February 21, 2023

Santa Clara County FireSafe Council Community Chipping Program

Chipping Program

The County FireSafe Council Chipping Program is a free program that assists residents and communities in their efforts to create and maintain adequate and safe defensible space by processing or disposing of vegetation such as brush and tree branches.

Required defensible space clearing is 0-100 feet from permanent structures. Due to the varying natures of hillside neighborhoods, different types of chipping services may be necessary. 

Online applications open March 13, 2023. Space is limited, ap...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Becoming an Inclusive Community

Inclusivity

Visit the Town's webpage, "Becoming an Inclusive Community" to find information about the Town's commitment to inclusivity, equity, justice, and diversity.

Information includes: related Town Council actions, Council action on Police reforms, an overview of Police Department community policing, and a dedicated email for comments and inquiries regarding these important issues.

Access the webpage at www.LosGatos...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Let's Get Social!

Los Gatos Social Media

The Town of Los Gatos has various pages on different social media platforms. Following us is a great way to engage and receive timely information from the Town!

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Posted on: March 21, 2023

Library Parking Lot Closed

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The Library lot will be closed from Thurs 3/23 to Sunday 3/26, as the San Francisco Opera sets up and performs. Click below to see a map showing your parking options.

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Posted on: March 20, 2023

Tween Book Club

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Love to read and discuss your favorite books among friends? Join us for a fun discussion of the book, "Barakah Beats" by Maleeha Siddiqui.

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Posted on: March 9, 2023

Women's History Month on Hoopla

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Celebrate Women's History Month with these great titles and others, available anytime on hoopla digital. Access with your Los Gatos Library card.

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Posted on: March 9, 2023

Get a State Parks Pass

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The State Library and State Parks are providing free vehicle day-use entry to over 200 participating state park units. Check out a park pass for three weeks, and visit a local park!

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Posted on: March 1, 2023

San Francisco Opera At The Library

SF Opera

San Francisco Opera is taking opera out of the Opera House for Bohème Out of the Box. These free, live performances of an abridged version of Giacomo Puccini’s La Bohème will travel to our Library. Learn more about dates, pre-show talks and 

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Posted on: March 8, 2023

Mindful Crafting for Teens

Programs 2023

Join us in the Teen Room for an open art studio hosted by the Los Gatos High School's Mental Health Team. Supplies are limited, please arrive by 2:30 PM to claim your spot.

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Community Police Academy

COMMUNITY POLICING LOGO COMM ACADEMY

Topics covered include patrol operations, laws of arrest, investigations, records processing, traffic laws, communications, defensive tactics, supportive resources and much more. Students will participate in informative classroom-style presentations as we...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Explorer Post Program

The Law Enforcement Explorers Post is a volunteer program with the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department. This program allows young men and women between the ages of 14 and 21 the opportunity to learn more about the criminal justice field, while servin...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

2023 CERT Academy

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Each City has its own organized CERT program. CERTs strengthen neighborhood resiliency and play a vital role in their City’s disaster response efforts. Skills taught during both Academies include organizing resources, medical operations, basic s...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Message from Jamie Field, Chief of Police

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My priorities as Chief within the organization include focusing on recruitment, succession planning, and supporting our talented staff through ongoing training and opportunities. External emphasis will be maintaining a high quality of life in Los Gatos an...

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