City of Folsom

Homelessness in the community

In spite of a growing economy and shrinking unemployment levels, homelessness in the Sacramento region, and in Folsom, continues to be a major concern. While recently, it may seem ...

Rollin’ in trash

Last week I got to play around in some trash with the Folsom neighborhood clean up crew – well, not really, but I did get to wear a bright yellow vest, hard hat and protectiv ...

City of Folsom swears in 10 new fire personnel

The Folsom Fire Department and the City of Folsom hosted the fire academy 17-1 graduation on Nov. 29 and now 10 new firefighter paramedics are helping serve Folsom and surrounding ...

Folsom’s tradition of giving continues

There is no season with more traditions than the Christmas season. Traditionally, it is a season of giving and helping those in need. And each year, Folsom never disappoints. It ha ...

Local government on the frontlines

With the recent wildfires in Santa Rosa still fresh in our minds, we are ever more aware of the unpredictability and power of natural disasters. Our neighbors in nearby cities are ...

Local lodge members demand answers

Members of the Folsom Moose Lodge marched with picket signs outside the fraternal quarters last Saturday, Sept. 16, to inform the community about what has been happening. Holding ...

New Fire Station 39 breaks ground in Empire Ranch

The City of Folsom and the Folsom Fire Department broke ground at the site of the future Fire Station 39 on Monday, Sept. 18. The new station will be located near the intersection ...

Folsom comes together big for Community Service Day

More than 2,800 volunteers participated in some  50 different service projects Saturday during Folsom’s fourth annual Community Service Day.  This annual major cit ...

City names new Community Development Director

Pam Johns has been selected as the Folsom’s new Community Development Director effective September 6. A well-known professional planning veteran, Johns brings more than 25 y ...

A new home for Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary’s Barnyard animals

Construction is underway on a 3,400-square-foot barn which will serve as a home to rescued farm animals and the centerpiece for the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary’s Barnyard Exper ...

Firefighters save old Folsom library

Fire personnel remain on scene this morning at 300 Persifer St. in Folsom after a structure fire Wednesday night that damaged a vacant building owned by the City of Folsom. A quick ...

City of Folsom open for exploration

Climb aboard a fire engine, sit in the driver’s seat of a garbage truck, meet police officers and more at Folsom’s annual City Works Day on May 17.  This free, po ...

Folsom’s Community Service Day planning now underway

  The city of Folsom announced the fourth annual Community Service Day will be held on Saturday, Sept. 16, and they are looking for community input. As Folsom’s larges ...