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Ceres City Council members doled out committee posts

Ceres City Council members doled out committee posts

Most people are unaware that the duty of serving on the Ceres City Council includes volunteering to represent the city on a myriad of committees ... Read More
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Ryno follows through in vote against second cannabis dispensary

Ryno follows through in vote against second cannabis dispensary

City Councilwoman Linda Ryno remained the lone opponent to approving Ceres' second medical marijuana dispensary last week.

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Posted: Jan. 17, 2018 9:18 a.m. | Ryno follows through in vote against second cannabis dispensary Comments 0 Comments
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2018 will see overdue City Council race

2018 will see overdue City Council race

2018 will be a historic year for Ceres politics. This November's election for Ceres City Council will be conducted on a district-by-district basis. It ...

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 9:12 a.m. | 2018 will see overdue City Council race Comments 0 Comments
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City Council appoints six to oversight panel for TOT revenues

City Council appoints six to oversight panel for TOT revenues

Six persons were appointed on Monday to the city's new ad hoc committee to provide the City Council with input on where new hotel ...

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 9:06 a.m. | City Council appoints six to oversight panel for TOT revenues Comments 0 Comments
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County dept. computer system hacked

The Stanislaus County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services computer network was compromised on Tuesday by malware in the form of a ransomware attack, according to ...

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Posted: Dec. 20, 2017 10:15 a.m. | County dept. computer system hacked Comments 0 Comments
Johnson appointed to Planning Commission

Johnson appointed to Planning Commission

Dave Johnson has been named to the Ceres Planning Commission in the wake of the resignation of Hugo Molina.

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Posted: Dec. 13, 2017 9:57 a.m. | Johnson appointed to Planning Commission Comments 0 Comments
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Molina leaving Planning Commission

Molina leaving Planning Commission

Hugo Molina will be leaving the Ceres Planning Commission, prompting the city to search out his replacement.

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Posted: Dec. 06, 2017 9:36 a.m. | Molina leaving Planning Commission Comments 0 Comments
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Caltrans seeks comments on Service Road interchange

Caltrans seeks comments on Service Road interchange

Caltrans has opened its public comment period to accept opinions regarding plans to add a new interchange at Service Road and modify the Mitchell interchange.

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Posted: Dec. 06, 2017 9:20 a.m. | Caltrans seeks comments on Service Road interchange Comments 0 Comments
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City to revamp nuisance laws

City to revamp nuisance laws

City leaders don't foresee a change to the complaint-driven process of bearing down on eyesores and public nuisances but will soon begin cleaning up ...

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Posted: Nov. 29, 2017 9:28 a.m. | City to revamp nuisance laws Comments 0 Comments
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Council won’t control sugary drinks for kids

Council won’t control sugary drinks for kids

A group of activists concerned about children's access to sugared soft drinks at Ceres fast-food restaurants asked the City Council on Monday to enact ...

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Posted: Nov. 29, 2017 9:22 a.m. | Council won’t control sugary drinks for kids Comments 0 Comments
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Protests fall short to halt city water rate hikes

Protests fall short to halt city water rate hikes

The proposed series of water rate increases in Ceres failed to garner enough protests on Monday, setting the stage for their enactment effective Jan. 1.

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2017 3:28 p.m. | Protests fall short to halt city water rate hikes Comments 0 Comments
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Proposed American Tire Store told to reorient service bays

Proposed American Tire Store told to reorient service bays

A Les Schwab Tires may soon be getting some competition.

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Posted: Nov. 08, 2017 9:23 a.m. | Proposed American Tire Store told to reorient service bays Comments 0 Comments
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Ceres’ Draft General Plan to debut Monday evening

Ceres’ Draft General Plan to debut Monday evening

A joint City Council/Planning Commission meeting has been scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 30 at the Ceres Community Center, 2701 Fourth ...

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Posted: Oct. 25, 2017 10:12 a.m. | Ceres’ Draft General Plan to debut Monday evening Comments 0 Comments
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City prepares for water rate hike meeting

City prepares for water rate hike meeting

Ceres residents are invited to attend a special informational meeting at 1 p.m. this Saturday to give ratepayers an opportunity to ask questions about ...

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Posted: Oct. 18, 2017 9:33 a.m. | City prepares for water rate hike meeting Comments 0 Comments
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Oversight panel for new tax ordered

Oversight panel for new tax ordered

Members of the Ceres City Council on Monday directed staff to form a special Citizens' Advisory Committee to recommend where taxes from the recently increased ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 10:09 a.m. | Oversight panel for new tax ordered Comments 0 Comments
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City dumping medical insurance provider SJVIA

City dumping medical insurance provider SJVIA

The city of Ceres took action last week to break off from the entity that has been supplying medical coverage for its employees since 2013.

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Posted: Oct. 04, 2017 8:56 a.m. | City dumping medical insurance provider SJVIA Comments 0 Comments
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Walmart figures in talk of Mitchell overlay

Walmart figures in talk of Mitchell overlay

City officials are communicating with Walmart engineers in hopes that offsite improvements for the Mitchell Ranch Shopping Center are done before a planned overlay of ...

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Posted: Sep. 27, 2017 10:32 a.m. | Walmart figures in talk of Mitchell overlay Comments 0 Comments
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City hiring code enforcer but it won’t be enough

City hiring code enforcer but it won’t be enough

The city is looking to hire a code enforcement officer to replace one on leave, but because nothing is changing as far as manpower is ...

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Posted: Sep. 27, 2017 10:29 a.m. | City hiring code enforcer but it won’t be enough Comments 0 Comments
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Plan underway to address transportation needs

Plan underway to address transportation needs

The future of transportation in Ceres and Stanislaus County was the subject of a special presentation made last week at the Ceres City Council meeting.

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Posted: Sep. 26, 2017 8:47 a.m. | Plan underway to address transportation needs Comments 0 Comments
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City gives direction on general plan policy issues

City gives direction on general plan policy issues

The Ceres City Council was asked last week to provide policy direction arising from the updating of the Ceres General Plan.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 9:39 a.m. | City gives direction on general plan policy issues Comments 0 Comments
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City Council blesses water tower plans

City Council blesses water tower plans

A group of citizens set on raising an estimated half-million dollars for restoration and painting of the iconic Ceres water tower came away from Monday ...

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Posted: Sep. 13, 2017 10:06 a.m. | City Council blesses water tower plans Comments 0 Comments
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County budget out for review

Supervisors are poised to vote on Sept. 19 to approve the final budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year which started on July 1.

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Posted: Sep. 13, 2017 9:58 a.m. | County budget out for review Comments 0 Comments
Ryno wonders if volunteers could help clean up Ceres

Ryno wonders if volunteers could help clean up Ceres

Councilmember Linda Ryno suggested last week that she would like to ask citizens who are part of the VIPS (Volunteers in Public Safety) program to ...

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Posted: Sep. 06, 2017 9:29 a.m. | Ryno wonders if volunteers could help clean up Ceres Comments 0 Comments
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Council sees more cash in cannabis

Council sees more cash in cannabis

Hoping to capture greater tax revenue from the burgeoning cannabis industry following statewide legalization of recreational marijuana for adults, members of the Ceres City Council ...

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 10:53 a.m. | Council sees more cash in cannabis  Comments 0 Comments
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Ceres planners OK truck yard addition

Ceres planners OK truck yard addition

A trucking company on Service Road may add a two-story 9,000-square-foot building with a 3,000-square-foot transfer area to be used as an office ...

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Posted: Aug. 16, 2017 2:06 p.m. | Ceres planners OK truck yard addition Comments 0 Comments
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