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City Scene: There’s no place like Folsom for spring time fun

As I’m writing this, I see bright blue skies and blooming trees outside my office window, leaving no doubt that spring has arrived. This is the perfect time of year to enjoy ...

City Scene: All eyes on Folsom for Amgen Tour of California

Monday, May 12, will be a very exciting day for our community as we host the Stage Two Individual Time Trials for the Amgen Tour of California. It is an honor to be selected as one ...

City Scene: Folsom city manager extends holiday greetings to all

The holidays are my favorite time of year and I know many share that feeling. No matter what beliefs you hold, this is a wonderful season to celebrate life and cherish family and f ...

City Scene: Folsom city manager recaps successes and looks ahead

Two years ago the Folsom City Council appointed me to the position of city manager, and it has been a genuine pleasure to serve the community in this capacity.  As I reflect o ...

City Scene: Folsom Zoo Sanctuary and library celebrate milestone anniversaries

Two of Folsom’s most treasured assets, the City Zoo Sanctuary and Public Library, celebrate significant milestone anniversaries in the coming weeks – 50 years for the z ...

City Scene: Folsom information in the palm of your hand

As part of our on-going community engagement effort, the city is introducing a new mobile app. The free app makes it easy for smart phone users to quickly access city government in ...

City Scene: New city budget preserves 95630 quality of life

The city’s proposed $65.9 million Operating Budget for the upcoming fiscal year preserves the fundamental priorities of our community. It is balanced and there are no major p ...

City Scene: Take control of water use, water bills

By now everyone should know all Folsom homes have water meters and you are paying for the water actually used on your property. This switch from a flat rate to metered rates for a ...

City Scene: Zoo Sanctuary honored as 'regional treasure'

This is a big year for Folsom’s much beloved Zoo Sanctuary. The unique facility, which is home to more than 90 animals, celebrates its 50th anniversary while also being honor ...

City Scene: Paving the way to a bright future

While the economy continued to struggle in 2012, city leaders navigated the course toward Folsom’s future with a goal of building upon the distinctive quality of life that ma ...