|Most City offices, including City Hall, will be closed for the winter holidays beginning 5 p.m. Monday, December 23, reopening at 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2. |
Public Safety services will remain available throughout the holidays.
Also closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1 are the Bedford Gallery; Larkey Swim center; administrative offices at the Lesher Center for the Arts, the Shadelands Arts Center, Civic Park Community Center, and Heather Farm Park Community Center. The community centers may be open on select days for rentals or programs, but are not open to the public.
The Clarke Swim Center and the city gymnasiums will be closed on Dec. 25 and Jan. 1 only.
The Lesher Center Ticket office will be open on Dec. 27 and 28; for Lesher Center information, call 943-SHOW or go to www.lesherartscenter.org.
|The City is accepting proposals for professional state and federal legislative advocacy services. The deadline for submitting proposals is January 14, 2014. For more information, please visit the City’s ‘Bidding on a Project’ page on the City’s website at http://bit.ly/1f57vMj |
|Walnut Creek incorporated on October 21, 1914, which means next year is the city's 100th birthday. The Centennial Steering Committee is hard at work creating a yearlong celebration of all that is Walnut Creek. Partnering with non-profits, city programs and other community members, there will be "100 Ways and More" to commemorate the 100th. Learn more about this community funded, community led celebration at walnutcreek100.com.|
|The Winter 2013-14 "In a Nutshell" newsletter is now available online. Find out what's happening this winter in Walnut Creek, from downtown parking changes to the latest exhibition at the Bedford Gallery, "New Neon: Light, Paint and Photography." Plus a roundup on Centennial year activities, Walnut Creek TV winter highlights, and details on how to be prepared for winter storms and flooding. Click here for your online edition. |
|With the recent rains, the City of Walnut Creek has opened its sandbag stations earlier than ever. Sandbags and sand are provided; bring a shovel.|
Sandbag stations are at the following locations: Heather Farm Park Community Center parking lot; Howe Homestead Park parking lot; Lancaster Road across from Orchard Lane; and Larkey Park parking lot.