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Posted on: July 17, 2015

Request For Qualifications (RFQ) to Provide Services to Manage the Below Market Price Program

The Town of Los Gatos is seeking a qualified Consultant to provide services to manage the Town's Below Market Price (BMP) Program.

Proposals must be delivered to the Town of Los Gatos no later that 5:00 P.M, on August 7, 2015. See attached Request for Qualifications.

Request for Qualifications
Posted on: July 17, 2015

North 40 Specific Plan

The North Forty Specific Plan was approved by the Town Council on June 17, 2015. The Town has updated the North Forty Specific Plan to reflect the motions made by the Town Council on June 17, 2015.

The Final Draft is available at the following link: http://www.losgatosca.gov/1729/North-40-Specific-Plan

For more information, please contact Laurel Prevetti at lprevetti@losgatosca.gov.

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Posted on: July 24, 2015

West Valley Collection & Recycling E-Waste Drop-Off Events

WVC&R will be holding three free E-Waste Drop-Off Events in the month of August

All events will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain or Shine

Saturday, August 8 ~ Calvary Church of Los Gatos
16330 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos

Saturday, August 15 ~ Saratoga Prospect Center19848 Prospect Rd, Saratoga

Saturday, August 22 ~ Orchar...Read on...

E-waste Event Flyer
Posted on: June 19, 2015

Town of Los Gatos Adopts Urgency Water Ordinance

On June 16, 2015, the Town Council adopted a water urgency ordinance that adopts water conservation measures for the Town of Los Gatos. The ordinance is scheduled to be in effect through 2016.

The following uses of water are classified as “nonessential or unauthorized” and are prohibited:

1. The application of potable water to outdoor landscapes in a manner that causes runoff such that water flows onto adjacent property, non-irrigated area...Read On

June 16, 2015 Council Meeting
Posted on: June 5, 2015

Electronic Smoking Devices are now part of the Town's Smoking Ordinance

Effective June 18, 2015, e-cigarettes will be regulated in the same way as traditional tobacco products.

The Youth Commission authored an ordinance regarding the regulation of electronic
cigarettes which was introduced on May 5, 2015 and adopted by Town Council on May 19, 2015. This fall, the Youth Commission will distribute decals to local businesses to as...Read On

May 5, 2015 E-Cigarette Ordinance Introduction
Posted on: April 7, 2015

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Ordinance takes effect on June 1, 2015

On June 1, 2015, an ordinance to ban expanded or extruded polystyrene (EPS) foam food service ware and the sale of polystyrene foam coolers or ice chests will take effect.

On December 16, 2014, the Town of Los Gatos adopted an ordinance to ban expanded or extruded polystyrene (EPS) foam food service container-ware.

The objectives of the ordinance for the Town of Los Gatos are to:

• Reduce the amount of EPS foam food...Read on...

Expanded Polystyrene Ordinance
Posted on: April 30, 2015

Art in the Council Chambers-Click! A Photographic Exhibit by The Los Gatos-Saratoga Camera Club

Presented by the Town of Los Gatos and the New Museum of Los Gatos. Showing May 1, 2015 through July 30, 2015.

Art is available for viewing in the Chamber, if unoccupied, Monday-Friday, 9 am-5 pm
For more information, click on the link below or call 408-354-6834.

Art in the Council Chambers
Posted on: April 21, 2014

Town of Los Gatos Leaf Blower Ordinance

Beginning January 1, 2015, Code Compliance staff may issue citations if warranted, regarding reported gas powered leaf blower violations to bring the community, gardeners and property owners into compliance.

Why are Gas Powered Leaf Blowers Banned?

Gas powered leaf blowers degrade the quality of life in Los Gatos by polluting the air, posing multiple health risks for operators and residents, generating high noise levels, and disrupting neighborhood tranqui...Read on...

Leaf Blower FAQ

All Points Bulletin - Los Gatos/Monte Sereno Police

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Posted on: June 5, 2015

Police Conduct Alcohol Furnishing Decoy Operations

Between May 28, 2015 and May 29, 2015, the Los Gatos/Monte Sereno Police Department participated in a decoy shoulder tap operation program, targeting subjects who furnish alcoholic beverages to minors.

As a result, there were no citations or arrests made during these operations. The operations were conducted in the general vicinity of the Town of Los Gatos.

During this program, a minor, under the direct supervision of a peace officer, will stand outs...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2015

Police Arrest Burglary Suspects at Los Gatos High School

On May 17, 2015 at approximately 6:30 a.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Officers responded to an alarm call at Los Gatos High School.

Officers arrived on scene, and located a male subject hiding in one of the school buildings. BRIAN KNAB, 32 years old, out of Pacific Grove, was found to be in possession of burglary tools and determined to be responsible for the burglary. KNAB was taken ...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: March 4, 2015

Local Law Enforcement Cite Three Suspects for Furnishing Alcohol to Minors

Los Gatos/Monte Sereno Police Department cited three suspects on February 25, 2015, for furnishing alcoholic beverages to minors. The operation was conducted in the general vicinity of the Town of Los Gatos.

Los Gatos/Monte Sereno Police Department conducted a program called a Decoy/Shoulder Tap Operation which targets adults who purchase alcohol for people less than 21 years of age. Under the program, a minor under the direct supervision of a peace officer...Read on...

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What's New at the Library

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Posted on: April 30, 2015

Library Services for People with Print Disabilities

California’s Library Services for People with Print Disabilities, in association with the Library of Congress, provides free Braille and audio books, magazines and playback equipment to all eligible Californians unable to read standard print. Follow the l...more...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

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