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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Prohibition of Sale and Use of Fireworks

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The City of Yreka and Yreka City Fire Chief, Jerry Lemos, join Cal Fire in stressing the dangers of the use of fireworks, included “Safe and Sane” fireworks. The continued drought conditions faced locally and across the State create a ...

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Posted on: June 6, 2022

Burn Ban in Effect on June 6, 2022

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Yreka Burn Ban in Effect on June 6, 2022 Yreka Volunteer Fire Department Chief Jerry Lemos has announced that effective 6:00 am on June 6, 2022 burning within the City limits is suspended due to dry vegetation. Chief Lemos would like to ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2022

Green Waste Days

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WHAT: Green Waste Days
WHERE: Oberlin Road Transfer Station, 2420 Oberlin Road
WHEN: April 11 - 23, from 8 am to 4 pm
COST: $5.00 per pickup or trailer load
Garden and lawn items such as leaves, grass clippings, brush, branches will be accepted at a ...
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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Dog License Renewals Due

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Have you licensed your dog yet? Dog license renewals were due March 1, 2022!

Citations will begin on April 1, 2022. All dogs residing within City limits must be licensed and have up-to-date rabies vaccines. There are community service options to assist wit...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Free Dump Day - March 19, 2022

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What: Free Dump Day
When: March 19, 2022 from 9 am to 3 pm.  
Where: Oberlin Transfer Station, 2420 Oberlin Road, Yreka
Email D2PIO@dot.ca.gov for more info!
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Posted on: February 23, 2022

General Plan 2044

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Yreka is in a time of rediscovery and reinvention. The recent pandemic, ongoing housing crisis, rampant wildfires, caustic wildfire smoke, increases in homelessness, and calls for social justice and equality provide a backdrop for an important discussion ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

City Hall closed 2/21/22

Calendar - Presidents Day

 Yreka City Hall will be closed on Monday, February 21, 2022, in observance of Presidents' Day.

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Water Supply and Storage Improvements Project (Not on Main Street!)

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Council recently adopted a resolution accepting a Drinking Water State Revolving Funds (DWSRF) Grant in the Amount of $4,939,000. 

This project involves installing a new well, replacing four undersized storage tanks with two new tanks to increase ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

E. Lennox Street Water Line Replacement and WTP Filter Improvements Project

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The East Lennox Street Water Line Replacement and WTP Filter Improvements Project involves constructing approximately 2,050 feet of 16-inch water main, crossing under Interstate-5 and railroad tracks. A bridge crossing with casing and carrier pip...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Main Street Water System Improvements Project

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The upcoming Main Street Water System Improvements Project will start on the north end of town near Casa Ramos and head south.  

This project involves relocating and upgrading approximately 11,000 feet of water main and 4,000 feet of wate...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Main Street Sewer Upgrades

1 - Main St Construction

The existing sewer collection system in Main Street was developed in stages from the 1940s to the late 1990s. It is being replaced and improved prior to the Caltrans’ "Yreka Rehab Project". The current work is replacing all sewer latera...

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

Community Workshop 1/26/22 at 5:30 pm

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The City of Yreka needs your help updating the Housing Element of the General Plan.  This important document will guide the types of housing development in the City over the next 8 years.  The first community workshop for this update wil...
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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Temporary drought rules in effect Jan. 14, 2022

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California water officials have enacted statewide drought rules in an effort to increase water conservation. The temporary regulations went into effect on Jan. 14, 2022 and will last for one year. Violators could face up to $500 in fines per day.

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

City Hall closed 1/17/22

Calendar - Martin Luther King

Yreka City Hall will be closed on Monday, January 17, 2022, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Road Construction on Main Street

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The Yreka Public Works Department is warning motorists and pedestrians to slow down and watch for crews replacing parts of the sewer system. 

Redding contractor SNL Group began work Monday, November 1st, 2021 to replace aging sewer mains and later...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Burn Ban Lifted effective 10/25/21

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Burn Ban Lifted effective 10/25/21
Yreka Volunteer Fire Department Chief Jerry Lemos announced that climatic conditions have sufficiently changed to allow burning within the City effective October 25, 2021. Chief Lemos wants to remind citizens that burning...
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