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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Santa Paula Police Explorers Earn an Award in First-Ever Chandler Tactical Competition

Police Explorers receive award

In January, Santa Paula Police Department Explorer Post #2350 embarked on its first-ever journey to participate in the Chandler Tactical Competition.  Explorers representing 45 law enforcement agencies from across the nation participated in the h...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Santa Paula Launches Spanish Interpretation Pilot Program for City Council Meetings

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On January 18, the City of Santa Paula launched a six-month pilot program to provide in-person Spanish interpretation services for City Council meetings. The program aims to increase accessibility for Spanish speaking residents who make up a sign...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Santa Paula Continues to Invest in Critical Infrastructure with Federal Funding and Measure T Funds

Congresswoman Julia Brownley presents $2 million grant to Santa Paula staff

The City of Santa Paula is kicking the new year off with additional funding allocations toward important street improvement projects. On December 29, Congress awarded $2 million to the City to advance the Harvard Boulevard Improvement Project. In addition...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Santa Paula Enters the Final Stages of the District Formation Process

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Santa Paula, CA – The City of Santa Paula is in the final stages of its district formation process, which will establish the boundaries of City Council voting districts. The City Council will adopt a new map in accordance with the FAIRM...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

City of Santa Paula Joins Clean Power Alliance

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At its meeting on December 1, the Clean Power Alliance Board of Directors officially voted to approve the City of Santa Paula’s membership in the Clean Power Alliance (CPA). Beginning in March 2024, the City of Santa Paula and its reside...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

City of Santa Paula Seats Newly Elected Council

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On November 8, the City of Santa Paula held its General Municipal Election. Following the conclusion of the Ventura County Registrar’s Official Election Canvass period, the elected City Council members were seated during the Council meet...

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Posted on: December 5, 2022

Santa Paula is Halfway through its District Formation Process

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In February 2022, the City received a letter challenging the City’s current election system and asserting that the City’s at-large election system violates the California Voting Rights Act (CVRA). In light of the letter and to protect ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Santa Paula Reminds Residents of Water and Wastewater Bill Assistance Before Penalties Resume

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In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Santa Paula had suspended water shut-offs and penalties for overdue utility bills for nearly three years to provide much needed financial relief to the community. As Santa Paula continues to move forward, the...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Chevron Offers to Donate California Oil Museum Property and $2 Million to the City of Santa Paula

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Chevron, through its affiliate Union Oil Company of California, has offered to donate the former headquarters of Union Oil Company of California to the City of Santa Paula. The donation would include buildings and a parking lot currently used by the Calif...

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Posted on: November 8, 2022

Ventura County Sheriff Explorer Tactical Tournament 2022

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On November 5, 2022, Explorers from the Santa Paula Police Department participated in the annual Ventura County Sheriff Explorer Tactical Tournament (VCETT). This event took place at the Sheriff’s Criminal Justice Training Center in Camarillo. The tournam...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

City of Santa Paula Appoints Don Aguilar as Interim Chief of Police

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Following the recent announcement of Santa Paula Chief of Police Travis Walker's intent to retire, the City of Santa Paula has appointed Don Aguilar to serve as Interim Chief of Police. Aguilar’s contract is effective November 7 and will run until a perma...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Enjoy Some Fall and Winter Fun with Santa Paula!

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Although the weather is still warm and the leaves are still green, the end of the year is near! The City of Santa Paula is excited to announce its fall and winter activities for residents to enjoy. Get ready to decorate a sugar skull and deck the halls th...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

Santa Paula City Council Appropriates Remaining Funds from the American Rescue Plan Act

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At its regular meeting on September 21, the Santa Paula City Council approved the proposed allocations for the second half of the City’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds. The final disbursement of these funds will go toward several projects that enco...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Santa Paula Chief of Police Announces Retirement Plans,City to Immediately Start Search for Interim

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Santa Paula Chief of Police Travis Walker has announced his plans to retire effective October 2, 2022.

“Chief Walker has submitted his resignation to me, and I appreciate him proactively working with our City team to plan a smooth transition in l...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

New Schedule and Mapping Tools Available for Districting Efforts

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Santa Paula, CA – On February 22, 2022, the City received a letter challenging the City’s current election system and asserting that the City’s at-large election system violates the California Voting Rights Act (CVRA). In lig...

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Posted on: August 15, 2022

Santa Paula Moves Forward on Solid Waste Franchise Agreement and Initiates Prop 218 Process

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On August 3, the Santa Paula City Council adopted a resolution awarding an exclusive solid waste franchise agreement to Athens Services and directed City staff to initiate the Proposition 218 process. To ensure the costs associated with implementing new s...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

The City of Santa Paula’s Military Banner Program is Back

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Santa Paula, CA – The City of Santa Paula is proud to announce that the Military Banner Program is back!

The "Santa Paula Salutes" Military Banner Program was established several years ago by the City of Santa Paula to honor and recogni...

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

City Video Newsletter

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The City is excited to present to our residents our latest official City Video Newsletter.

City Video Newsletter: September Edition

One of our goals is to ensure all residents have access to timely and relevant information on the happenings in and around ou...

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