Free $5 to Ride: City of Rancho Cordova Launches Partnership with Lyft
The City of Rancho Cordova has partnered with Lyft, the Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG), and Sacramento Retional Transit (SacRT) to offer the "Free $5 to Ride" pilot program. The program provides SacRT riders with a Lyft code (RCFREE5) worth up to $5 for a Lyft ride to or from light rail stations in Rancho Cordova. Learn more

Amgen Tour of California Recap
Thank you to all of our amazing residents, students, community partners, businesses and the entire community for making the Men's Stage 2 Start of the 2019 Amgen Tour of California in Rancho Cordova so memorable! Learn more

Commemorating Memorial Day 2019
On Memorial Day, May 27, we joined together for the annual Memorial Day Observance, hosted by the Cordova Community Council in partnership with the VA Northern California Health Care System. Thanks to all who attended and to the River City Concert Band for the beautiful performance. Watch the video

Students at George Washington Carver High School Place in Top 10 of Watersheds Competition
Rancho Cordova students at George Washington Carver School or Arts and Science placed in the Top 10 for the "Caring for Our Watersheds" competition! Their projects are already being implemented at the school to reduce waste and introduce a pollinator garden. Learn more

Demonstrating Pride in Our Community
Congratulations to Cordova High students Csandra and Max for being selected as our 2019 Community Pride Scholarship recipients! This City employee-funded scholarship awards $500 to graduating seniors for demonstrating community pride.

Enroll Now for Summer & Fall Classes at Folsom Lake College/Rancho Cordova Center
Registration is currently underway for summer and fall classes at Folsom Lake College/Rancho Cordova Center for on-campus and online courses. The Summer 2019 session runs June 10 to August 8. The Fall 2019 semester kicks off the week of August 24 and runs through December 19.

Did You Hear?
Barrel District Member  J.J. Pfister Distilling Co. has recently introduced a new  harvest fresh apple brandyto their collection.  Code Ninjas, the cutting-edge company invested in cultivating the next generation of coders, was  featured on the official Microsoft Blog. Also, be sure to check out the new  Panera Spring Menu before the season ends!

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Forgotten Fireflies
Congrats to students of the 916 Ink program at Walnutwood High School for becoming published authors with their book, "Forgotten Fireflies." The 916 Ink program is supported by a grant through the City's Community Enhancement Fund. Learn more

New Bike Maps!
Check out the City of Rancho Cordova's new bike maps to view the most up-to-date Rancho Cordova bike trails plus helpful tips for safe riding. Learn more

Highway 50 and Zinfandel Drive Interchange Improvements
Construction on Highway 50 and Zinfandel Drive Interchange Improvements is anticipated to begin the week of June 17, 2019, weather permitting. The project will add an additional lane on Zinfandel Drive over Highway 50, modify the highway entrance and exit ramps, add bicycle lanes, and modify traffic signals. Learn more

Share your Feedback on the Olson Drive and Zinfandel Drive Corridor Study
The City of Rancho Cordova is studying an opportunity to further enhance the Olson Drive and Zinfandel Drive corridor between White Rock Road and Folsom Boulevard. Please join us on June 20, 2019 from 5:30 - 7:30 PM at City Hall for an open house to learn about the study and share your thoughts. Learn more

Fireworks Safety Tips
The City, RCPD and Sacramento Metro Fire District encourage residents to be safe when using fireworks this Fourth of July season. In Rancho Cordova, the sale and use of "Safe and Sane Fireworks" is allowed between noon on June 28, 2019 through 10 PM on July 4, 2019. Learn more

Now through July 26, swing by City Hall, 2729 Prospect Park Drive, to view the "ReMastered" art exhibit that reimagines an existing work of art in a new, unique way! Learn more

Join the Rancho Cordova HART Mentoring Team
HART (Homeless Assistance Resource Team) is a group of congregations, businesses, and individuals who work together as a resource for those experiencing homelessness. The program is looking for mentors to join their team that demonstrate leadership, compassion, patience and more.  Learn more

Cordova Recreation & Park District
Summer Camp
It's not too late to register your kiddo for summer entertainment. CRPD hosts camps with a variety of themes, including arts, science, sports and many other field trips. Anyone between the ages of 3-17 is welcome. Summer Camps begin June 3. Learn more

"Fun in the Sun" Spray Park Hours
The sun is out and the weather is ripe for some water fun! As the temperatures rise, be sure to check out the various spray parks and locations in Rancho Cordova. Learn more

Leadership Rancho Cordova Recruiting for Class XIV
Leadership Rancho Cordova (LRC) is launching a new class on a year-long exploration of our City this fall, and the search is on for eager participants.The program seeks to develop community leaders dedicated to the future of Rancho Cordova through all levels of community engagement.  Learn more
Social Media Post of the Month
May's top social media post was of Sacramento Motorcycle Rental in Rancho Cordova which provided six BMWs that were used as camera bikes in the Men's 2019 Amgen Tour of California.

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