Pleasanton Commission and Committee Spring 2023 Recruitment Now OpenFebruary 17, 2023
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Residents in Pleasanton who had major damage or losses to their property can now apply for FEMA disaster assistance.
The Pleasanton Library hosted a 20th Anniversary Celebration for its Paws to Read program.
The City of Pleasanton has commissioned an independent research firm to conduct a survey in the City of Pleasanton, focusing on the Police Department, to assess feelings of safety and levels of community trust from Pleasanton residents, business owners, and visitors.
More rain is expected in Pleasanton throughout the rest of the week, so make sure your home or business is ready.
City Council and the Planning Commission will hold a joint meeting on Thursday, December 15 at 7 p.m. to receive an update on the Stoneridge Mall Framework and provide direction on the draft project alternatives
The City of Pleasanton will host a ribbon cutting celebration on Wednesday, December 14 at noon for the six new pickleball courts at Muirwood Community Park.
The Housing Element Draft Program Environmental Impact Report is open for public comment through December 5.
Find out if your property is in the regulated floodplain by calling the City of Pleasanton's floodplain managemetn office at (925) 931-5649 or by clicking here.
The City of Pleasanton and Zone 7 Water Agency both offer Lawn Conversion Rebate Programs. For more information on each rebate program visit www.PleasantonWaterConservation.com
A Town Hall meeting will take place Tuesday, September 27 from 3 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Pleasanton Senior Center (5353 Sunol Blvd) to discuss the CityServe of the Tri-Valley and Senior Support Program of the Tri-Valley merger and the role of community partners
A Joint Planning Commission Meeting and Community Workshop will be taking place on Monday, September 26 at 6 p.m. via Zoom to discuss the Stoneridge Mall Frameowrk project.
The City of Pleasanton is activating a cooling center in anticipation of high temperatures and reminds residents to take extra precautions in the extreme heat.
The City is currently seeking engaged residents for the following Commission/Committee vacancies...
Delivering water for our community now and into the future
New Automated Utility Bill Payment System Now Available
Beginning July 18, 2022, we will launch a new pilot schedule with modified hours for the Permit Center located at 200 Old Bernal Avenue. In-person services at the Permit Center will now be available between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday to Friday.
As part of the City's annual road maintenance, streets throughout the city are being resurfaced to help extend the life of the road. This may impact your access to roads, parking, and driveways. Check the signs posted along the street for the most up-to-date information.
The City Clerk’s Office will be hosting a pre-nomination orientation session for prospective candidates interested in running for office in the city of Pleasanton in the November 8, 2022, general municipal election. The orientation will include information on district-based elections, city government structure, the role of elected officials, the nomination process, Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) filings, campaign statements and disclosure obligations, and provide resources to help prospective candidates get started. This orientation session is free and registration is not required.
A community meeting to obtain public feedback on the proposed conceptual plan for the park renovation will be held on 6/22 at 6PM at Lions Wayside Park.
The public is invited to participate in a virtual meeting on June 14 at 6PM to discuss the draft plan. Visit PleasantonHousingElement.com. for more information.
The City of Pleasanton announces the appointment of Veronica Thomas as its new Director of Human Resources and Labor Relations, replacing Debra Gill who retired in April after 22 years with the City of Pleasanton. Thomas’ first day of employment is May 23, 2022.
At the April 19, 2022 regular City Council meeting, Council approved an employment contract with Girard (Gerry) Beaudin to serve as the City's new City Manager. Mr. Beaudin will begin employment on May 23, 2022.
Following Council's action, Mr. Beaudin offered, "I am honored to have been appointed as Pleasanton’s city manager. I look forward to working with the City Council, the organization, and the community to foster the special environment that exists today and to help prepare the community for the future."
The April 14, 2022 Press Release announcing City Council's consideration of the employment contract can be downloaded here.
LIVERMORE and PLEASANTON, Calif. — Following a robust recruitment process, the cities of Pleasanton and Livermore announce the appointment of Joe Testa asChief to the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department (LFPD) effective April 4, 2022.
Are you ready to chase down leaks? March 14th through March 20th is Fix-a-Leak Week! Time to check inside and outside of your home for leaks and make repairs as needed.
On Tuesday, Jan. 18, the City Council will review and approve the Sites Inventory, as part of the City's Housing Element Update.
The City’s draft Climate Action Plan (CAP) 2.0, which details the City's plans for reducing greenhouse gas emissions and addressing climate change, is available for public review and feedback.
The cities of Dublin, Livermore, and Pleasanton are co-sponsoring a application workshop for several 2022/23 grant programs on Thu., Dec. 9.
The public is encouraged to attend this upcoming community meeting, which will be held virtually over Zoom on Wednesday, December 1 at 6pm.
Free sand and sandbags are available at the Operations Services Department at 3333 Busch Road.
The City of Pleasanton and Zone 7 are offering rebates to residents and commerical customers for replacing lawns with low-water-use plants.
Join us to celebrate Manufacturing in the Tri-Valley on Thursday, October 7, 2021, from 1:30 – 2:30 pm, for a panel discussion with local manufacturing leaders.
As part of the City's annual road maintenance, streets throughout the City are being slurry sealed to help extend the life of the road.
The City of Pleasanton is seeking your feedback for the All-Abilities Playground coming to the Ken Mercer Sports Spark.
The City of Pleasanton will hold a Community Outreach Meeting to receive community feedback on the two conceptual designs for the Pleasanton Skatepark.
As of Tuesday, August 3, all individuals are required to wear a face covering indoors in workplaces and public settings regardless of their vaccination status.
Pre-Applications now available. Application submission window: Monday, August 2, 2021 through Friday, August 27, 2021 at 4:00 PM.
Pleasanton Cooling Center will be OPEN on July 9 and 10 at the Pleasanton Library from Noon-5pm.
Pleasanton Housing Element Survey
Share your feedback and input on Pleasanton's Climate Action Plan 2.0
East Bay Community Energy will begin providing service to Pleasanton in April. Have questions? Join EBCE for a Zoom webinar on March 17.
Construction notification for LPFD Station 3
Free Flu Shots December 9
The City wants to hear from residents to integrate community visions and priorities into the next Climate Action Plan 2.0. Take the Survey
LPFD Disaster Preparedness Webinar
Review of Pleasanton Police Department's Implementation of 21st Century Policing.
Upcoming Roadwork August 21-26
Join the City of Pleasanton for its Next Community Conversation on Policing in Pleasanton, Thursday August 20th at 6:30pm.
2020 Summer Pavement Managment Program.
July 27- July 30 from 6:30am-4:00pm there will be road and lane closures on Neal and W. Angela Streets for street maintenance.
To find out if your street or neighborhood will be receiving maintence this year, please visit: 2020 Pleasanton Summer Pavement Management Program
Interested in applying for a Pleasanton Housing and Human Services grant OR Community/Youth/Civic Arts grant? Grant application deadline for submission is January 27, 2020.
The Annual Pleasanton Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration has been rescheduled for THIS FRIDAY, December 13 at the Museum on Main starting at 5:00pm.
COMMUNITY FEEDBACK needed for the West Las Positas Bike/Ped corridor by November 15, 2019. The City is cuurently working on design concepts/alternatives for bicycle and pedestrian improvements to create and all-ages and abilities facility along the entirety of the West Las Positas corridor.
The City of Pleasanton and the County of Alameda want your feedback on housing issues! Your feedback will help guide housing policies and goals for Pleasanton and Alameda County! Take Survey
Throughout July all Old Stanley Boulevard local traffic will gain access from Main Street, and all through traffic will be detoured around the closure, using either Ray Street or Valley Avenue depending on direction of travel. For example, motorists southbound on Main Street will be advised by signage that Old Stanley Boulevard is closed to through traffic, and will be detoured to Ray Street and on to First Street; motorists traveling northbound on Main Street will be detoured to Valley Avenue to Stanley Boulevard. Beginning Monday, June 24, message boards will be placed on Stanley Boulevard and Main Street alerting motorists to the upcoming closure.
Back by popular demand for it's second year, Pleasanton's Own Roadshow on Saturday, May 25 from 10am-4:30pm at the Pleasanton Library. Bring your Gradnmother's brooch, or other family heirlooms and treasures for a free appraisal by Michaan's Auctions of Alameda. By appointment only.
Please call (925) 931-3400 ext. 4 for an appointment. More Details
Join the thousands of bike commuters on this year's Bike to Work Day! Stop by one of the local energizer stations the morning of Thursday, May 9, 2019, for a free Bike to Work day t-shirt (at * denoted stations) and bag, while supplies last and enjoy refreshments to keep you energized!
Find your Energizer Station at BikeEastBay.org.
The City is currently seeking engaged residents for the following Commission/Committee vacancies...
The City of Pleasanton will be holding a public outreach meeting regarding the renovation of the iconic big slide at Mission Hills Park. The 30-year-old slide has become a challenge to repair so the City is considering options to renovate the slide. Residents are invited to come to the park to discuss what they like about the existing slide and what can be done to improve the slide. Renovation options will be available for review at the outreach meeting.
Join us for our first annual Community Block Party, where there will be food trucks, music and story time, courtesy of library staff! Party will be Friday, Sept. 7, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Amador Community Park, 4301 Black Ave.
The City of Pleasanton is partnering with Zone 7 Water Agency to hold a free landscaping workshop on Sunday, April 29, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the library, located at 400 Old Bernal Ave.
Learn to ride in our two-day workshop on Urban Cycling! For more, visit www.bikeeastbay.org/education or call 925-931-5039.
Pleasanton offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We hope you enjoy the holiday.
Calling all veterans! If you have medical questions, we'll have a mobile medical outreach team at the library on Thursday, Sept. 28., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 400 Old Bernal Ave.
The Pleasanton Public Library will be closed on Thursday, April 6, 2017 for maintenance and repairs and will reopen on Friday, April 7,
The City has closed a section of the Centennial Trail and issued cautionary warnings for additional trails.
Join the city of Pleasanton and other agencies at its annual Transit Fair for Seniors.
Join us on Jan 30 for the Zone 7 Water workshop on water rates.
Hear New York Times bestselling author and former Dean at Stanford discuss parenting strategies for modern times on Saturday, February 4, 2017.
City offices in Pleasanton will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 for Thanksgiving.
Help the library with its strategic plan and take the survey here: http://bit.ly/2gbmQot
The Parks and Recreation Commission tour the Pioneer Cemetery on Th., October 13, 2016 at 5 p.m. to discuss proposed changes and learn about some updates.
October is national bullying prevention month and on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, please wear orange to take a stand against bullying and in support of kindness and inclusion.
Visit www.ptownlife.org for more and to upload the logo on your social media platforms to demonstrate your support!
On Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 2 p.m., the Pleasanton Library is holding and event and exhibit featuring some of China’s “sent-down” youth, who were sent into the countryside during the Chinese Cultural Revolution.
The library is located at 400 Old Bernal Ave. For more information, contact 931.5044
The City of Pleasanton is pleased to announce a contest to name our new dog park! Deadline to enter is August 31, 2016.
The Contest Rules form is attached.
Please join the City of Pleasanton for its second of three community workshops to discuss our Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan.
The meeting will be on August 9, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the Library, 400 Old Bernal.
The City of Pleasanton, in collaboration with other area agencies and nonprofits, is launching a food drive to combat hunger and food insecurity.
Please join the City of Pleasanton at dusk every Thursday through summer for Movies in the Park at Amador Valley Community Park.
Join us at two Community Open House meetings to share your vision of the perfect library, see an architectural scale model of the Task Force vision to date and talk to staff, Task Force members and the architect to discuss plans and ask questions.
The City of Pleasanton is looking for comments on its DRAFT Urban Water Management Plan until June 7, 2016.
The State of California has enacted statewide regulations regarding massage practitioners. Please join us at a stakeholders’ meeting on June 16 at 10 a.m. in City Council chambers, located at 200 Old Bernal Ave. to review and discuss proposed changes to Pleasanton's massage ordinance.
Please join us at our first ever Bicycle Safety Festival! Come on down and take a spin on the BIKE BLENDER Sunday, May 1, 2016 between noon and 3 p.m. at Amador Valley High School.
Watch this page for an upcoming event this Spring.
Wheels Forward is proposing bus route changes intended to improve commutes and would like community input before April 22, 2016. A public meeting will be held on May 2, 2016 to discuss public input and comments.
For more information, please visit www.wheelsforward.com
Join us Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 2 p.m. for a photography workshop.
The Pleasanton Seahawks will host the upcoming Far Western Swim Meet, with swimmers coming from all over the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
Please join us for a joint workshop on the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. at the Pleasanton Senior Center, located at 5353 Sunol Blvd.
Please join us on March 31 at 6:30 p.m. for an update on some current transportation projects in and around Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley area.
Please join us Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 10 a.m. at the Senior Center for a transit fair to learn about the variety of transportation opportunities available for seniors.
Corned beef and cabbage will also be served in honor of St. Patrick's Day.
The City of Pleasanton’s FREE Community Education Series begins the winter schedule with The Mind of Your 21st Century Teen, a workshop on teen mental wellness. Dr. Robert Field, Ph.D. will present on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 from 7:00 to 8:30PM at the Pleasanton Public Library, located at 400 Old Bernal Ave.
Pleasanton City offices will be closed on Thursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25, 2015. We will be open again on Monday, December 28, 2015.
Please feel free to call 931.5100 for all non-emergencies and 911 in the event of any emergency,
Happy and Safe Holidays.
On Saturday, December 12, 2015, Downtown Main Street will be closed to thru traffic for a special holiday event. We would like to invite everyone to come join us for the Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony.
The Parade will begin promptly at 5:00, and if you plan on driving downtown, we hope you will find the attached map showing which streets will be closed to automobile (but not necessarily sleigh) traffic helpful!
Please join the City of Pleasanton for a series of three workshops to solicit input for the update of the Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan.
The City of Pleasanton’s FREE Community Education Series continues with What Kids Wish Their Parents Knew presented by Teen Esteem on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 from 7:00 to 8:30PM at the Pleasanton Public Library, located at 400 Old Bernal Ave.
Please join the Planning Division for another community neighborhood meeting on Thursday, November 12, 2015 to discuss the pilot project Economic Development Zone, a 40-acre area of land along Johnson Drive near Stoneridge.
The meeting will be held at Hart Middle School, 4433 Willow Road, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Please join us on Thursday October 22, 2015 at Hart Middle School for an informational meeting and Q&A regarding the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone, a pilot program within 40 acres along Johnson Drive.
The City of Pleasanton is joining the ranks of schools and groups throughout the nation by uniting against bullying by recognizing October as Bullying Prevention Month.
Pleasanton is pleased to announce that the Pleasanton Library is looking for 25 individuals or groups to create and display an altar in the special community exhibition: Dia de Los Muertos: Honoring the Dead, which will be on display at the Library on Saturday, October 31, 2015 and Sunday, November 1, 2015.
The City of Pleasanton is pleased to announce that the Tri-Valley Korean American Parents’ Association is making a generous gift of Korean language materials to the library on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. On the occasion of this gift of Korean language materials to the library’s adult and children’s collections, the Pleasanton Public Library and the Tri-Valley Korean American Parents’ Association will also present a celebration of traditional and contemporary Korean culture, immediately following the ceremony until 3:00 p.m.
The Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department is hosting a special event for Fire Prevention week on Saturday, October 10, 2015 between 8 and noon.
The City of Pleasanton will host its second annual free Fall Festival at Alviso Adobe Community Park on Saturday, October 10th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The public is invited to this free event, located at 3465 Old Foothill Road. The event is also made possible with assistance from 4-H, East Bay Regional Park District and the Meadowlark Dairy.
The City of Pleasanton is pleased to announce that the Tri-Valley Korean American Parents’ Association is making a generous gift of Korean language materials to the library on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
SAVE THE DATE--the Play Bernal Capital Campaign will launch this Saturday morning, September 12, 2015 at 7.30 during the youth sports parade on Main St. in downtown Pleasanton.
The City of Pleasanton will activate its public Cooling Center for those seeking relief from the heat as temperatures are expected to soar again past the century mark today and tomorrow, Wednesday and Thursday, 9/9 and 9/10.
Registration for Pleasanton Youth Basketball (PYB) is now open! PYB is a recreational basketball program open to boys and girls entering grades 1-12. All skill levels are highly encouraged to participate in this inclusive program.
The Pleasanton Library is offering free workshops for high-school students, aimed at addressing the unique concerns that oftentimes affect new and incoming students. These workshops are a great way for high-school kids to begin to develop an action plan for their high-school career.
The City of Pleasanton’s Community Services Department is launching its inaugural fall session for the Leadership-in-Training (LIT) program for teens. This program provides comprehensive training and placement in a volunteer position to work closely with city staff on various projects.
The City of Pleasanton’s Community Services Department announced its fall season line-up for the Youth Open Gym program, which includes both basketball and volleyball
The Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center (DBAC) will be closed for annual preventative maintenance.
Pleasanton is currently seeking applications to fill vacancies on a variety of commissions and committees. Applicants must be Pleasanton residents, with the exception of the Economic Vitality Committee, in which case applicants must be employed by a company either located in Pleasanton or that serves the Pleasanton community. The deadline to apply for any of these positions is Friday, September 11, 2015.
Pleasanton Community Services will be holding its 2nd annual Community Campout between Friday, August 14 and Saturday, August 15, 2015
Bridge maintenance crews will be out beginning on Monday, August 10th, for a total of roughly three months while they work to provide some minor upgrades to some of Pleasanton’s bridges.
Last night, the City Council approved an ordinance to ban all smoking in city parks and on city trails, exempting only the golf course from the ban. Put forward by the Pleasanton Youth Commission, this ban on smoking will take effect in the coming months
Pleasanton will be hosting its 12th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 4th, starting around 5:00 p.m.
Today, Wednesday, July 15 at around 2:00 a vegetation fire started on Hearst Drive in Pleasanton. Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Dept. is on the scene.
The City of Pleasanton will unveil a traffic mitigation plan designed to coordinate a safe and efficient exit for the more than 70,000 fairgoers expected to attend the Alameda County Fair on Saturday, July 4, 2015.
A Public Hearing is scheduled for 7:00 pm on June 16, 2015 to review and approve the annual assessment for each of the four GHADs in Pleasanton; Laurel Creek, Moller Ranch, Lemoine, and Oak Tree Farm.
A Public Hearing is scheduled for 7:00 pm on June 16, 2015 to review and approve the annual assessment for each of the five LLMDs in Pleasanton; 1984-1 Ponderosa, 1995-1 Moller Ranch, 1993-1 Windsor, 1993-2 Bonde Ranch, and 1994-1 Oak Tree Farm.
East Bay Regional Parks District hosts a meeting.
The City of Pleasanton joins the Pleasanton Unified School District and Axis Community Health in presenting a free health fair on Saturday, June 6.
Join us from 10 am to 4 pm!
The City of Pleasanton is extending the application period to May 22, 2015 to recruit three (3) at-large community members to join the 11-member Civic Center/Library Facilities Master Plan Task Force.
The City of Pleasanton will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, May 8, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center, located at 4455 Black Avenue.
A free Water Conservation and Gardening Event is scheduled from 8am to noon at the Pleasanton Home Depot on Johnson Drive.
The City of Pleasanton is recruiting for openings on a number of various commissions and committees. Residents can apply for seats on the following commissions and committees:
The Pleasanton Community of Character Collaborative is seeking nominations for the 2015 Juanita Haugen Community of Character Award.
The Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (LAVTA), operator of the Wheels Bus system and Dial-A-Ride paratransit service in the Tri-Valley, is seeking applications for members and alternates to serve on the Wheels Accessible Advisory Committee (WAAC). Members on the WAAC represent the cities of Livermore, Dublin, and Pleasanton, unincorporated Alameda County and Tri-Valley social/human services agencies.
The City of Pleasanton partners with the cities of San Ramon and Dublin and the Dublin/San Ramon Women’s Club to present the annual Teen Job and Career Fair on Saturday, March 7, 2015.
How does your child learn best? Visually, through music, words or dance? Learn about the seven distinct intelligences on Wednesday, February 18 at a special presentation for parents entitled “Understanding Your Child’s Learning Style”.
Experience the vitality of Africa as the Friends of the Sironka Maasai Dance Troupe perform at the Pleasanton Library on Saturday, February 14 at 1:00 p.m.
The City of Pleasanton’s department of Community Services offers a full range of sports programs for adults this spring. To register online, please visit www.pleasantonfun.com. For more information, please call (925) 931-3437.
Critically acclaimed Verdi soprano Hope Briggs will appear in a free concert at the Pleasanton Library on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 2:00 p.m
Sandbags Available on First Come, First Served Basis
The City of Pleasanton introduces a new platform that makes finding and exploring the city’s public art collection fun and accessible. STQRY is a new app that educates users about a public art piece straight from their smart phone. STQRY users can identify the exact location of each piece of public art within the city, view photos of the piece, and learn details about its history and artist.
The League of American Bicyclists has recognized Pleasanton, CA with a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community (BFBSM) award, joining more than 325 visionary communities from across the country.
Pleasanton's Annual Hometown Holiday Celebration kicks off on Saturday, December 6 from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. along Main Street in downtown Pleasanton.
Non-profit organizations in the Tri-Valley interested in applying for City of Livermore and City of Pleasanton Human Services Grants (and City of Pleasanton Community Grants), must attend one of two workshops.