March–April 2018 / Volume 18 / Issue 2
City of Elk Grove
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Where you spend your money can have a big effect on the budget for city services and your pocketbook. Purchases beyond our city boundary support the police services, youth services, animal RdCity services for Bond services, code enforcement, and other vital other communities, not Elk Grove. Shopping and doing business within our city limits supports local retailers, encourages new development, and contributes to a higher quality of life here in Elk Grove. Next time Elk Grove Blvd you shop, stay inside the lines—shop local! Waterman Rd
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Now Accepting Applications
2018 Elk Grove Mayor’s Volunteer Awards
Volunteers in our City help create a long-lasting and positive impact on our quality of life. Let’s recognize those dedicated individuals, businesses, and organizations! The Elk Grove City Council invites you to nominate your deserving candidate for the 2018 awards. Nominees must exemplify one or more of the following: • Demonstrates exceptional commitment to volunteerism by helping with a special project or ongoing activities • Demonstrates exemplary leadership, creativity, cooperation, and hard work in service to others • Serves as a role model by inspiring others Six award categories have been developed that align with the adopted Elk Grove City Council Goals: • Residents, Neighborhoods, and Community Groups • Social and Community Services • Arts, Culture and Heritage • Service Organizations / Groups • Sports and Recreation • Young Volunteer of the Year
Page 2 • Elk Grove’s Inaugural Arts Exposition
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CITY OF ELK GROVE
Kick Off the Arts Expo! 6th Annual Fine Art Competition and Show Lullaby of Broadway Teen Idol 2018 The Amgen Tour of California Returns to Elk Grove
Page 3 • The Amgen Tour of California Returns to Elk Grove
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Nominations are due by March 9. Nomination forms are available online at elkgrovecity.org or at City Hall, 8401 Laguna Palms Way. Awards will be presented during a City Council Meeting in April. For questions, please contact Carolyn Hill at email@example.com or 478-2201.
While it’s a much smaller share, a portion of your online purchases is shared countywide to support local services.
5th Annual Vintage Trailer Show and Antique Flea Market Wild Wild Crab Fest Elk Grove FitFest Beats on the Boulevard Running of the Elk
Page 4 • Free Oil Filters and Prizes!
• PG&E Electric Tower Maintenance Program • FREE Compost Class and Starter Kit! • Tire Recycling Days at the Special Waste Collection Center • Elk Grove Civic Summer 2018—Learn While You Earn Credits!