May 17, 2019
Hello,

The summer is coming quick, and things are getting busy on the calendar here in American Canyon! Bring the family and bikes out for a day of bicycle fun at the Kidical Mass event tomorrow morning at Community Park II beginning at 10 AM (flyer with details below). In preparation of the 2020 Census, the Census Bureau will host a job workshop from 2-4 PM tomorrow at the Community Center Gym. The School District is exploring whether a second middle school is needed in American Canyon. This is an important question that requires your input. On Monday at 6 PM in the American Canyon High School Library, they will host a meeting to gain feedback from the community. Tuesday morning stop by Starbucks on Main Street for Coffee with the Cops between 7-8:30 AM. That evening the City Council will meet at 6:30 PM. The Napa County Sheriff’s Department’s Honor Guard will present colors and a moment of silence will be observed in remembrance of those honored on Police Officers Memorial Day. The Napa County Animal Shelter and the City of Napa Housing Authority will also present about the services they provide to our community. On Wednesday at 6:30 PM in the City Council Chambers, property owners in the three zones of the Lighting and Landscaping Assessment District are invited to an annual budget outreach meeting. The Planning Commission will meet on Thursday at 6:30 PM, their agenda includes considering approval of a design permit for a 6,600 square foot commercial and medical use building in Napa Junction III. They will also consider an amendment of the City’s General Plan to ensure consistency with the Broadway District Specific Plan. 
City Manager
Upcoming Meetings & Events
Below is a snapshot of the upcoming meetings and events in American Canyon. Add an event to the Community Calendar  here.

The City Council will meet on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at 6:30 PM in the Council Chambers at City Hall. The meeting agenda and live broadcast link is available.


Around Town Updates
Our Community Development Department shares the latest updates related to new development in our community once a month. Click here for the latest.
Construction Updates
Click here for more construction updates.
Census 2020 Job Workshop
Learn how you can earn extra income while helping your community at the U.S. Census Bureau's upcoming workshop:

Saturday, May 18, 2019, 2 - 4 PM at the Community Center (100 Benton Way)

Visit census2020.gov/jobs for more information and to apply.
Below Market Rate Home Ownership Opportunity
15 Karen Drive is a 3 bedroom/1 bathroom home, being offered at $386,955 through the City's Below Market Rate Affordable Home Ownership Program. This week the very first home sale through this program was finalized. It's exciting to have another opportunity open so quickly!

Open House: 
Saturday, May 25th, 1:00 – 4:00 PM

* I ncome Limits and Restrictions Apply. Click here for details.
Community Wide Yard Sale
Clean out your closets and make some money!

This year's Community Wide Yard Sale is May 31-June 2.

Last year more than 120 sales were held in town! Holding that many sales over a single weekend motivates buyers to get out and shop!

Click here to register your sale for FREE!

DoubleTree Summer Movies
Enjoy free movies under the stars all summer long at Doubletree Hotel! The season starts June 1, with the movie "50 First Dates." Click here for schedule and details.

Napa County Open House & Emergency Preparedness Fair
The Napa County Board of Supervisors invites the community to the first Napa County Community Open House & Emergency Preparedness Fair!

Tuesday, June 4th from 4-7 PM
1195 Third Street, Napa

Click here for details in English.
Click here for details in Spanish.
Property owners in the La Vigne and Vintage Ranch neighborhoods are invited to the annual budget outreach meeting on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at 6:30 PM in City Hall, Council Chambers located at 4381 Broadway, 2nd Floor.
City Offices Closed May 27
City offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019 in observance of Memorial Day. Offices will re-open on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.
 Parks & Recreation Offerings

Online Registration is now fee-free!
 Lego STEAM Programs (Ages 5+)
Summer Camp (Grades 2-8)
Kidz Love Soccer (Ages 2-10)

A limited number of scholarships are available to qualified American Canyon residents. Call (707) 648-7275 for details.
 Save the Date - Post Office Ribbon Cutting
The United States Postal Service is nearing completion on the expansion of the American Canyon Post Office by 700 square feet. This expansion will allow for increased service considerations. Join us, along with Congressman Thompson at a ribbon cutting celebration.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
10 AM
300 Crawford Way
Public Works Week
Next week is Public Works Week! Public Works plans, builds, manages and operates behind the scenes to improve your everyday quality of life. Have you ever wondered where waste goes when you flush your toilet? Or where the water in your faucet comes from? We’ll be sharing the answers to these questions and more May 19-25 on our social media, but we’ll give you one clue now…
It all starts with Public Works.
Wall of Honor & Tree of Life
The City of American Canyon honors our active military personnel with a Wall of Honor. The Wall of Honor is located adjacent to the City Council Chambers at City Hall and displays pictures and information about American Canyon residents, their family or loved ones currently serving in the Armed Forces. 

The Tree of Life was designed to remember the lives of American Canyon's deceased veterans. The name, service branch, and dates of service are imprinted on brass leaves and affixed to the "Tree of Life" on the wall outside of the City Council Chambers at City Hall. 

If you have questions or would like more information about the Wall of Honor or the Tree of Life, contact Suellen Johnston at (707) 647-5337 or by email.
Updates from Napa Valley Unified School District
Napa Valley Unified School District is launching a formal process in American Canyon to help evaluate whether the construction of a new middle school is a prudent financial decision at this time. A community input meeting will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019 from 6:00-7:30 PM at the American Canyon High School Library. Translation and childcare will be provided. Click here to learn more.

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