July 23, 2021
Hello Morgan Hill!
2021 National Night Out
is Back!

Please join us on Tuesday, August 3, 5:30- 8:30 p.m., at the Depot Street Train Station Lot. Meet police officers and firefighters, see police and fire vehicles on display, meet Morgan Hill's SWAT Team, enjoy kids' activities, giveaways, prizes, and more!
City Engagement
Monday, July 26 through Thursday, July 29, 2021
The Youth Action Council Presents:
16th Annual Youth Leadership
Morgan Hill (YLMH) Recruitment

YLMH is a 4-day HYBRID PROGRAM for teens ages 13-18 interested in developing their leadership skills and/or interested in serving on the Youth Action Council (YAC) for the 21/22 school year. YLMH students will have the opportunity to learn about and apply for YAC during this program. YLMH gives teens a sense of empowerment and a chance to contribute to and serve their community.
To register, visit https://mhreconline.com, Registration activity code: SSV005, Fee: $75 

For more information visit YAC's web page. You may also email Chiquy Mejia, Youth Development Coordinator, or call 408-427-1068.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Planning Commission Meeting
Canceled - Please note, there are no Planning Commission meetings in July.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
City Council Meeting
Canceled - Please note, there are no City Council meetings in July.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
FREE Outdoor Movie Series
Wednesday Nights at Sundown
Morgan Hill Outdoor Amphitheater, 17000 Monterey Road
Bring the whole family, blankets, and/or chairs for a free movie under the stars. The outdoor movie series will run every Wednesday at sundown, July 28th - September 1st.

July 28 - Raya & The Last Dragon, PG
Aug 4 - Beetlejuice, PG 
Aug 11 - Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, PG
View the event flyer for the full schedule.

Support Local Businesses
Dine out beforehand or order dinner to-go and enjoy during the movie. Food and snacks will not be sold at the venue. You may also enter to win a prize valued at $50 by submitting your receipt from a purchase at a Morgan Hill business on movie night.
Thursday, August 5, 2021
Environmental Services
Climate Action Plan Community Meeting
7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Zoom Link To Register

Morgan Hill is ramping up its efforts to combat climate change! A recent budget has been established to develop a limited Climate Action Plan that will focus on the decarbonization of buildings and the accessibility of electric vehicles.

There is a community meeting scheduled on Thursday, August 5, 7:00 p.m., to go into further detail and to create a group of dedicated community members to participate in a Working Group. We invite everyone to join us for this meeting as we collectively face this issue and take action for the planet.
Recreation & Community Services
Pop-Up Putt-Putt Mini-Golf Course is Now Open!

We’re celebrating summer with a fun, new putt-putt mini-golf course in Downtown Morgan Hill! This small course is fun for the whole family. Tickets are now on sale online at www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/1979/Mini-Golf!
Save the Date
Tuesday, July 27, through September 28, 2021
Registrar of Voters Office Presents -
A Voters Rights Feedback Forum
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Zoom Meetings

Feedback Forum Dates below:
  • Jul 27, English
  • Jul 29, Spanish
  • Aug 3, Chinese
  • Aug 10, Tagalog
  • Aug 17, Japanese
  • Aug 24, Korean
  • Aug 31, Khmer
  • Sep 7, Vietnamese
  • Sep 21, Punjabi
  • Sep 28, Hindi
Please go to www.sccvote.org/vra for the zoom link for each scheduled meeting.

Feedback Forums are open meetings to allow voters and community members the opportunity to provide feedback for consideration in development of our local Voters Rights Act, foster civic engagement, and to get involved with voter participation in Santa Clara County. Democracy works when all voices are heard!
For additional information, view the County's press release and flyer.
Parenting Workshop - Opening Doors & Youth Cafe
In-Person, Tuesday, July 27, 5:30 p.m.
290 Ioof Ave., Gilroy 95020
The Rebekah Children's Services workshop series is 10 weeks; new participants are welcome to join during the first 3 weeks.
FREE dinner provided at 5:30 p.m. before each session. Free childcare for children ages 0-12 years old, as well as Youth Cafes for teens ages 13-18. 
The workshops will be delivered in English and Spanish. View the Flyer for more information.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
The Q Corner Team Presents
Circle Keeper Training for Youth Leaders
July 28, First Scheduled Session

The Q Corner is a peer-driven, Behavioral Health Services Department program dedicated to supporting the LGBTQ+ community and their friends, families, and allies. This safe, welcoming, and affirming team is committed to making community services and resources available to everyone.

Q Corner offers resources and programs on a regular basis, including informational flyers and documents available for families and teens who are interested in specific events:

Follow the Q Corner Team on Social Media to stay up to date on events and resources: https://instagram.com/theqcorner & https://fb.me/TheQCornerBHSD.
Wednesday, July 28 & Thursday, July 29, 2021
College Application Summer Camp 2021
Two Day Workshop July 28 & 29
Rising seniors, sign-up for this two-day workshop held in English and Spanish to help you get started on your college application process.

Register today! Any questions? Call the Cal-SOAP hotline at 408-780-8486.
Saturday, July 31, 2021
South County Soccer Fest, 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Join the OV Toros team for its first annual South County Soccer Festival!

Morgan Hill Outdoor Sports Complex, 16500 Condit Road
Entry is FREE! There will be games, prizes, and food will be served.

For more information on the Orchard Valley Youth Soccer League, visit www.ovysl.org.
Thursday, August 5, 2021
Register and Receive a
$10 Amazon Gift Card at the
Next Local Blood Drive

The Chamber of Commerce, the City of Morgan Hill, and Stanford Blood Center collaborate to organize a blood drive.

When: Thursday, August 5, 2021
9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Community & Cultural Center Parking Lot
17000 Monterey Street, Morgan Hill

Schedule an appointment online: sbcdonor.org, Sponsor Code 2721

You may also call 888-723-7831 to complete appointment scheduling.
Santa Clara County Fire
Emergency Preparedness

Santa Clara County Fire is offering emergency preparedness classes on August 5 and December 2 in Spanish and Cantonese. Flyer info available for classes in Spanish and Cantonese. For general information about the Santa Clara County Fire Department, visit its website.

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) strives to ensure the whole community is prepared for significant, local disasters. OEM maintains readiness to support disaster response, recovery, and mitigation. Emergencies and disasters can happen without warning. But you can plan ahead! 
Friday, August 6, 2021
Chamber of Commerce
Friday Night Music Series
August 6 through October 8

Morgan Hill Downtown Amphitheatre
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
The opening band will perform from
6:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. The headlining band will "light up the stage" from 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Beer, wine, and food will be available for on-site purchase, and business vendor booths will offer information, discounts, and fun activities for the kiddos. 
Visit the Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce for more info on the full schedule of performances for the 10-week series and many other programs it offers.
City Maintenance Projects
Community Connections
Valley Water's most recent newsletter includes stories covering its efforts to reduce flood risk along Coyote Creek and Governor Newsom signing a bill to allow Valley Water to select a "best value" contractor for strengthening Anderson Dam. Keep up to date on these, drought-related information, and other local and regional stories in its newsletter weblink.
Vaccination Locations
Throughout the County

For locations or to make an appointment to get vaccinated, visit sccfreevax.org.
Your Morgan Hill
Morgan Hill City Hall 
Office Hours

City Hall is now opened with limited hours: Monday - Thursday, noon-4 p.m.

If you have questions or concerns, please call our virtual call center: 408-767-6404
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Messages will be returned within 24 hours.
State and County Health Information

Elected Officials

County Supervisor
District 1: Mike Wasserman

California State Assembly District 30: 

California State Senate District 17: 

U.S. Congressional District 19: 

City of Morgan Hill Commissions:

City of Morgan Hill Advisory Committees: