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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Art in the Council Chambers ~ Los Gatos High School Advanced Art Painting Exhibition

Showing February 1-April 28, 2016. Artist reception: February 4, 2016, 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. in the Town Council Chambers.

The artwork on exhibit includes a small selection of oil paintings painted by the advanced art students studying with LGHS Art Department teacher, Mr. Thad Smith. Several of the students are showing their first ever oil paintings, while other students ha...Read on...

Art in the Council Chambers
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Apply to Serve on a Town Board, Commission, or Committee

The Adult Commissioner application deadline has been extended to Friday, March 25, 2016. The Student Commissioner application deadline is Friday, April 29, 2016.

Adult Commissioner interviews have been rescheduled to Tuesday, April 5, 2016.

Adult Commissioner opportunities:

  • Arts & Culture Commission (2)
  • General Plan Committee (1)
  • Transportation & Parking Commission (2)

Student Commissioner interviews are tent...Read on...

Posted on: January 22, 2016

Initial Study and Mitigate Negative Declaration for 16212 Los Gatos Boulevard

Initial Study and Mitigate Negative Declaration available for 16212 Los Gatos Boulevard.

The Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration is available for review on-line at http://www.losgatosca.gov/16212LosGatosBoulevard, in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s office at 110 E. Main Street, and at the reference desk in t...Read on...

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Posted on: February 5, 2016

Story Pole Exception Request - North 40 Specific Plan Area (Phase I)

The Town Council will consider a request on February 16, 2016 for an exception to the Story Pole Policy

The Town Council will consider a request on February 16, 2016 for an exception to the Story Pole Policy to allow an alternative to standard story pole installation to illustrate and provide notice of the Phase I development within the North 40 Specific Pl...Read on...

Posted on: December 9, 2015

Be FloodSafe with sandbags

Residents should monitor water levels in creeks and storm drains near their homes as we enter the wet weather season.

Flooding in the Santa Clara Valley can materialize quickly and is most likely to occur between December and March, so now is an ideal time to start preparing.

  • For Los Gatos/Monte Sereno residents, unfilled sandbags can be picked up at 41 Miles Avenue ...
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2015 Floodplain Mailer
Posted on: November 18, 2015

Practical steps to prepare early for El Niño

With climatologists predicting a strong El Niño this winter, the Town of Los Gatos encourages residents to take steps now to prepare for winter storms.

Here's what you can do now to prepare for a wet winter:

  • Prepare your home: keep ditches, gutters and other water collection ways clear of leaves and debris
  • Keep trees properly trimmed.
  • Maintain your home's roof and repair any leaks or damage now before the...
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Santa Clara Valley Water District
Posted on: November 20, 2015

Are you signed up for AlertSCC?

AlertSCC is a free, easy, and confidential way for anyone who lives or works in Santa Clara County to get emergency warnings sent directly to their cell phone, mobile device, email, or landline.

AlertSCC can reach you wherever you are to provide information and instructions in a variety of emergency situations, which may include:

• Flooding, wildfires and subsequent evacuations
• Public safety incidents, including crimes, that immediately aff...Read on...

Santa Clara County Alert SCC
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: November 16, 2015

Safeway Purse Thieves Caught by Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police

On November 13, 2015 at approximately 1:40 p.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Officers responded to a call of two black females causing a disturbance and engaged in a physical confrontation with a victim in the parking lot of Safeway on N. Santa Cruz Ave

On October 30, 2015 at approximately 10:45 a.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department responded to a call of a possible robbery that occurred at Safeway located at 15549 Union Ave. The victim's purse was stolen from the victim's shopping cart by an un...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: November 13, 2015

Police Arrest Suspects and Solve Robbery of Gehrkens Fine Jewelry and Design

On 10/16/2015 at approximately 1230 hours, Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department responded to a call of a robbery that occurred at Gehrkens Fine Jewelry and Design, located at 3 N. Santa Cruz Ave.

It was reported that two suspects, one male and one female, entered the store and physically assaulted the victim with a stun gun.

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Detectives conducted an investigation, coordinating efforts with the Santa Clara County Cri...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: November 13, 2015

Two Suspects Arrested for Assault at Blossom Hill Park

On November 8, 2015, at approximately 1:00 p.m., an unprovoked assault occurred at Blossom Hill Park. Two suspects approached the victims in the parking lot of the park and began assaulting them.

One of the suspects exited the vehicle, armed with an axe, and began swinging it at the three victims. The other suspect exited the vehicle, brandished a knife, and attempted to stab the victims while lifting his shirt and displaying a concealed firearm i...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: November 10, 2015

Suspect Arrested for Purse Robbery in Parking Lot

On October 30, 2015 at approximately 8:10 p.m., a strong arm robbery occurred in the parking lot of 14127 Capri Dr. The suspect approached the victim as she entered her vehicle, reached into the vehicle, and stole the victim's purse.

A physical confrontation ensued as the suspect restrained the victim, and suspect fled the scene on foot with the victim's purse. The victim sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene. The suspect was described as a black male, 25 to 35 years o...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: November 6, 2015

Police Arrest Robbery Suspect at Z-Wireless Store

On May 23, 2015 at approximately 7:05 p.m., an armed robbery was reported at Z-Wireless located at 15200 Los Gatos Blvd #200. The suspect entered the business, displayed a knife toward the victim, and demanded cellular products from the safe.

The suspect fled the scene with multiple cellular phones and other mobile devices.

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Detectives conducted further investigation and linked this incident to other robberies that occurred in Santa Clara between May 2015 and J...Read on...

Press Release
Posted on: October 21, 2015

Robbery Investigation Update

As previously reported, on 10/16/2015 at approximately 1230 hours, Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police responded to a call of a robbery that occurred at Gehrkens Jewelers, located at 3 N. Santa Cruz Ave.

It was reported that two suspects, one male and one female, entered the store and physically assaulted the victim with a stun gun.

The male suspect was described as a white male, 25-35 years old, bald, 5'10" with a medium build, wearing baggy blue work...Read on...

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Posted on: October 21, 2015

Police Investigate Robbery of Jewelry Store

On 10/16/2015 at approximately 1230 hours, Los Gatos/Monte Sereno Police responded to a call of a robbery that occurred at Gehrkens Jewelers located at 3 N. Santa Cruz Ave.

It was reported that two suspects, one male and one female, entered the store and physically assaulted the victim with a stun gun.

The male suspect was described as a white male, 25-35 years old, bald, 5'10" with a medium build, wearing baggy blue work...Read on...

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Posted on: September 17, 2015

Police Department Hosts National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event - September 26, 2015

On September 26, 2015, the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back event. Citizens are encouraged to utilize this opportunity to properly dispose of prescription medications.

the event is sponsored by the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA). As a part of the nationally recognized program. Local residents can drop off their unnecessary, unwanted, or expired prescription medications for safe disposal at designated collec...Read on...

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Posted on: September 17, 2015

Suspects Arrested for Robbery of Los Gatos Jewelry Store

In August 2015, Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police detectives obtained evidence that led to the identification of two suspects.

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Posted on: July 1, 2014

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