Weekly 411 for July 1, 2022
Featured This Week: Summer Fun!
July 19 ~ Free Day at the Aquatics Center (AC)

Morgan Hill residents can reserve tickets online or come to the AC on July 19 with proof of residency, such as an ID or utility bill with a Morgan Hill address. Recreation swimming is open from 12:30 - 4 p.m. View General AC Information.

Morgan Hill Mini Golf at the Aquatics Center

18-Hole Mini Golf Course is great summer fun!

Downtown Splash Pad

Cool down at the Splash Pad located at the Community & Cultural Center, 17000 Monterey Rd. Free fun for the whole family! View Splash Pad Hours and Information.

Magical Bridge Playground

We're looking for volunteers to help keep the playground magical! Sign up online today! You can volunteer for as few as five hours a month, and we have flexible shifts.
City Engagement
In Recognition of Independence Day

City offices are closed Monday, July 4, 2022, in recognition of Independence Day. Offices will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, July 5, 2022. All emergency and essential City services will still be available.
Freedom Fest - A Morgan Hill Tradition Since 1876!

Visit the Freedom Fest webpage for all details for events, schedules, parking information, run registration details, and road closures throughout the holiday weekend.

Let the Professionals Handle the Fireworks!

Don't spark a fire this Fourth of July Weekend! Besides, fireworks are illegal in Morgan Hill. Police and Fire have adopted a zero-tolerance policy for illegal fireworks and will be actively patrolling for violations. Between July 1-7, fines are triple!
COVID Testing: Morgan Hill Council Chamber Building
Tuesday, July 5, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., 17555 Peak Avenue

Schedule an appointment - Appointments are open for scheduling 7 days before the testing date. Once all appointments are filled, this location will no longer appear as an option.
Library, Culture, and Arts Commission Meeting
Tuesday, July 5, 6:00 p.m., View Meeting Materials

The Commission meetings are virtual and live-streamed on Facebook, Channel 17,

Members of the community who would like to participate may join the virtual meeting at https://bit.ly/LCACMeeting or call 669-900-9128, then enter the meeting identification when prompted: 874 0656 4997.

Public comment may be provided in the following ways:
  • Join the virtual Library, Culture, and Arts Commission meeting via the link above; when public comment is opened, raise your virtual hand and be called upon to speak for up to three minutes;
  • Join the virtual meeting by calling the number above, dial *9 to raise your hand, and be called upon to speak for up to three minutes;
  • Send public comments in writing via email to chris.ghione@morganhill.ca.gov

Please note that comments made on Facebook are not considered public comment.
City Council Meeting - Canceled
Wednesday, July 6

Please note that there are no scheduled City Council meetings in July. Join us at the next regularly scheduled City Council meeting on August 3, 2022.
City Booth at Farmers' Market
Saturday, July 9, 9 a.m. - noon

Topics: Water Conservation and Morgan Hill's R.Y.D.E. Program

The City of Morgan Hill is looking forward to meeting you in person! The Morgan Hill Farmers' Market operates every Saturday at the Caltrain Station Parking Lot, 3rd St. and Depot St.
Morgan Hill Police Department & the City of Morgan Hill
Together at National Night Out 2022
Tuesday, August 2, 5:30 - 8:00 p.m., Civic Center Plaza, 17575 Peak Avenue

This City is excited to invite the community to be Together at National Night Out! Spend a great summer evening with your family, friends, and neighbors.

Meet police officers and firefighters, see police and fire vehicles on display, meet Morgan Hill's SWAT Team, Morgan Hill's K9 Officer Basco, enjoy kids' activities, giveaways, and prizes! Get to know City teammates and learn about local service providers.
Planning Commission Recruitment
Now Accepting Applications

Interested in serving on the Planning Commission?
The City is recruiting to fill one unexpired term on this Commission with a term ending June 1, 2025.

Applications will be accepted in the City Clerk’s Office until Friday, July 22, 5:00 p.m. or until filled. Interviews before
the City Council are tentatively scheduled for Wednesday,
August 3, 5:30 p.m.
Economic Development's Latest Newsletter

This edition's topics:
  • Morgan Hill Market Analytics Report
  • 389-Unit Apartment Complex Breaks Ground
  • Invesco Purchases Butterfield 5 Industrial Park
  • NEW Water Conservation Emergency Regulation
  • Magical Bridge Playground Opens
  • The Secret Door, Cigarland, and Cochi’s Kitchen

Have questions? Contact City of Morgan Hill Economic Development Director Matt Mahood.
Community Corner
Attention All Kids!
Find Waldo in Morgan Hill
Scavenger Hunt Beginning July 1
Help Local Parks & Trails
Saturday, July 9, 9:00 a.m.
East Dunne Ave. & 101
Meet in Carl’s Jr. Parking Lot
Morgan Hill Historical Society
Downtown Walking Tour
Saturday, July 9, 10:00 a.m.
Living Above the Influence
Friday Night Blast at the CRC
July 15, 6:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Dinner Available
South Valley Civic Theatre
Presents Beauty & the Beast
Performances Now Through July 16
Rebekah Children's Services
Let's Bloom Together
Teen Summer Program
July 18 - August 3
COVID vaccines for children ages 6 months to 4 years are here! 

Flyers in EnglishSpanishVietnamese, and Chinese.

The best place for a young child to receive any vaccine is with their regular healthcare provider. Call your child’s doctor or clinic to ask about the kids' COVID vaccine, other important childhood vaccinations, and screenings that are important to health.

Health insurance is not required to receive the COVID vaccine at County-operated sites. Visit sccFreeVax.org to schedule an appointment or find drop-in clinics.
Summer Safety
Help prevent wildfires! Before you start a campfire, make sure that there is plenty of space between the fire and anything that can burn.
Practice water safety whether you are poolside, at the beach, or lake. Always swim with a buddy and wear a U.S. Coast Guard approved life jacket.
Practice bike safety whether you are in the City, trail, or mountain. Always wear bike helmet and bright clothes so people can see you.
Food Resources in Morgan Hill
Morgan Hill Library, 660 West Main Avenue
Monday - Friday, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

-- Several Community Organizations Offer

City Maintenance Projects
The Scoop

News you want to know about public projects and maintenance activities throughout Morgan Hill.

Click the image or here for the latest updates and what to expect in the coming week.
Your Morgan Hill
Morgan Hill City Hall 
Office Hours

The Civic Center area is open to the public: Monday through Friday,
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

City offices are closed Monday, July 4, in recognition of Independence Day. Offices will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, July 5.

State and County Health Information

City of Morgan Hill
17575 Peak Ave., Morgan Hill 95037
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: