city of folsom

Folsom, state to cut down ‘hazardous’ trees

The California Department of Fish and Game, in cooperation with the City of Folsom, will remove 29 Gray Pine trees along Blue Ravine Road between Riley and Sibley streets in March ...

School music programs hit the right notes

The music programs at Sutter Middle, Folsom Middle and Folsom High School were recognized recently by the Folsom City Council. Vice Mayor Jeff Starsky, left, presented a mayoral pr ...

It’s time to save your water

City officials are urging Folsom residents to conserve water. Folsom is currently at stage three water restrictions, which means residents are being asked to cut down on their wate ...

Rain didn’t wash away need for water conservation

Some folks have asked if the winter storms that dumped so much snow in the Sierra and dramatically raised water levels at Folsom Lake will bring a reversal to our Stage Three water ...

Proposed budget retains quality of life ingredients

Folsom residents share a high degree of pride in our outstanding quality of life. We live in a wonderful community with incomparable natural amenities and abundant services unknown ...

Folsom’s budget cuts hit children’s activities

(Editor’s note: We’re going to take a break from the regular three-dot format this week due to the importance of covering the city’s budget crisis.)You may not kn ...

Folsom seeks to cut 55 positions, limit recreational offerings

Folsom hopes to close an $8.6 million budget deficit by eliminating 10 percent of its workforce, restructuring fire department operations, tapping into $4.7 million of unallocated ...

New budget on way: Could include up to 80 layoffs

City Manager Kerry Miller is scheduled to present a new leaner budget to the Folsom City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 13. Miller has said that the city faces an $8.4 million budget sh ...

Community service project on Humbug-Willow Creek Trail slated for Nov. 15

Join REI for a day of community service along the Folsom trails. On Nov. 15, REI, Friends of Folsom Parkways and the City of Folsom are teaming together for a project on a section ...

Five questions for Sue Ryan, Folsom’s Public Information Officer

How long have you been in your position? About six and half years now. What is your job function? As the public information officer, I’m the first one in that position, and serv ...

Folsom places high priority on emergency preparedness

The devastating impact of recent Texas hurricanes reinforces the importance of advance preparation for disasters and emergencies that could strike our community. While a hurricane ...

Shop Folsom first

Current utility bills include a postcard encouraging us to “Shop Folsom First” and reminding us that our sales tax dollars support public safety and other vital community servi ...

City gives Mercy Hospital of Folsom $600,000

City Manager Kerry Miller and Mayor Eric King presented Mercy Hospital of Folsom a check for $600,000 Tuesday to complete the $1 million pledge the city made in 2005. The money goe ...