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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Water Conservation Info. - Stage 1 "Voluntary Conservation"

Updated Water Conservation Information:The City of Willits entered into Stage 1 "Voluntary Conservation" on 7/28/2021. See the Code of Ordinances section below for information on stage 1.City of Willits WaterWise Guide (updated)City of Willits C...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Monthy Departmental Reports June 2021

At their second regular meeting each month, the City Council receives reports from Department Heads. These reports can be found in the specific City Council meeting packets and will be posted separately on the City website for ease of access after the mee...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Local Road Safety Plan

The Mendocino Council of Governments is developing a comprehensive Local Road Safety Plan (LRSP) for Mendocino County and the City of Willits. The LRSP will enable the County and City to enhance safety for all modes of transportation and for all ages and ...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

NOTICE OF CITY HALL REOPENING

Dear Willits Community,

Effective Tuesday, July 6th, the City of Willits is pleased to announce the reopening of City Hall. Our Customer Service Representatives will be available in person or by phone during normal business hours (M-Th 9-5:30). Customers m...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

FEMA Flood Map Updates

FEMA Updates Flood Maps in Mendocino County and City of WillitsThe Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating flood maps for parts of Mendocino County and the city of Willits. The preliminary maps identify the revised flood hazards in Mill, Br...

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

County Order to Comply with State Guidance re Face Coverings

County of Mendocino Order Requiring Members of the Public to Comply with California Department of Public Health Guidance for the Use of Face Coverings:https://www.mendocinocounty.org/home/showpublisheddocument/43664/637593702356600000

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

PG&E Presentation, Wildfire Prevention Efforts, 6/9/2021

At their June 9th meeting the Willits City Council will receive a presentation from Alison Talbott of PG&E regarding the utility's wildfire prevention efforts.  Ms. Talbott will describe resources available to help customers and comm...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Monthly Departmental Reports 5/26/2021

At their second regular meeting each month, the City Council receives reports from Department Heads. These reports can be found in the specific City Council meeting packets and will be posted separately on the City website for ease of access after the mee...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Mendocino County Regional Transportation Plan and Active Transportation Plan

The Mendocino Council of Governments (MCOG) is updating the Mendocino County Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and Active Transportation Plan (ATP) and would like to hear from members of the community about transportation needs, deficiencies, and mobilit...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Overview of the City's Water Infrastructure and Proposed Improvements

Overview of the City's Water Infrastructure and Proposed Improvements

Presenting Staff Members: City Engineer Wilburn and Public Works Director Herman

City of Willits Water System 20210512

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Monthy Departmental Reports 4/28/2021

At their second regular meeting each month, the City Council receives reports from Department Heads. These reports can be found in the specific City Council meeting packets and will be posted separately on the City website for ease of access after the mee...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Mendocino County Qualifies for Orange Tier Threshold

Post Date :04/07/2021 2:30 AM

Governor Newsom announced on 4/7/2021 the change in tier structure, as a result of increased vaccine distribution.  This change in tier structure allows Mendocino County to shift to the next less restrictive Orange Ti...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Notice of Public Hearing - Fire Protection District Impact Fees

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 6:30 p.m., or soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, the Willits City Council will conduct a Public Hearing via teleconference on the following matter:To consider an ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

New Sales and Use Tax Rates Operative 4/1/2021

The district tax changes listed below were approved by California voters in the November 2020 election. The tax rate changes apply only within the indicated city or county limits. The new tax rates, tax codes, acronyms, and expiration dates will be availa...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Local Roadway Safety Plan

The City of Willits is working with the Mendocino Council of Governments (MCOG) to develop a citywide Local Road Safety Plan geared towards improving traffic safety for pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users and drivers. To learn more about the project, p...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Monthy Departmental Reports 3/24/2021

At their second regular meeting each month, the City Council receives reports from Department Heads. These reports can be found in the specific City Council meeting packets and will be posted separately on the City website for ease of access after the mee...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

City Council Goals - Inviting Public Input (respond by April 1)

City Council Goals - Inviting Public InputThe Willits City Council retained Robert Perrault to facilitate sessions to assist the Council to identify and approve goals to guide the organization and to aid the development of the Fiscal Year 2021–2...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Urban Forest Management Plan Survey

The City of Willits wants your input on taking care of our urban forest. The City's urban forest is made up of trees growing on private property, along City streets, and in parks. Willits is in the process of creating its Urban Forest Management ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Condado de Mendocino ingresa al Nivel Rojo del Estado

Efectivo a partir del 14 de marzo de 2021, el Condado de Mendocino recibió luz verde para ingresar al Nivel Rojo, de acuerdo con el Plan Estatal para una Economía Más Segura. Con este nuevo Nivel Rojo, algunas precauciones...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Mendocino County Enters the State's Red Tier

Mendocino County Enters the State’s Red Tierhttps://www.mendocinocounty.org/Home/Components/News/News/5422/3242Post Date: 03/12/2021 6:00 PM

Effective March 14, 2021, Mendocino County has been given the green light to enter the Red Tier according...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Goal Setting Presentation, 3/10/2021 City Council Meeting

Please see the Goal Setting Presentation from the 3/10/2021 City Council Meeting:Goal Setting Presentation 3/10/2021

The City is organizing an online survey to enable the public to provide comments to the City Council regarding the goal setting process.

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Mendocio County COVID-19 Case Data

County of Mendocino COVID-19 Case Data can be found at the following link:https://www.mendocinocounty.org/community/novel-coronavirus/covid-19-case-data

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Update: Groundwater Resiliency Improvements Project Initial Study

On December 28th, the City of Willits released the Draft Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration for the City’s Groundwater Resiliency Improvements Project for public review. The City is reviewing the nine public comments and three agency co...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Web Link for City Council Meeting, 2/10/2021

Willits City Council Meeting - February 10, 2021Wed, Feb 10, 2021 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM (PST)

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.                  htt...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

FEMA Preliminary Maps - Little Lake Valley

FEMA has mailed preliminary flood map panels and a supporting Flood Insurance Study report to Mendocino County and the City of Willits. These products as well as a preliminary FIRM database are avilable at https://hazards.fema.gov/femaportal/prelimdownloa...
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Posted on: February 8, 2021

Survey - Giant Sequoia Redwood Tree in Babcock Park

THE SURVEY IS NOW CLOSED.

The City of Willits is interested in learning how the local community feels about the removal of the dying Giant Sequoia Redwood tree in Babcock Park. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts by filling out...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Urban Forest Management Plan Community Meeting - Feb 11 at 4:00 PM

Please join us for this important online and telephone community meeting to discuss the Willits Urban Forest Management Plan on Thursday, February 11 at 4:00 PM:

https://dudek.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3mFrkNdUR_OoR5vejpCvCA

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

COVID-19 Testing at Sherwood Valley Tribal Office, 1/22/2021

Covid-19 TestingConsolidated Tribal Health Project, in collaboration with the Sherwood Valley Band of Pomo Indians and the County of Mendocino, is offering free COVID-19 testing to the community of Willits. 

When: January 22, 2021 from 8:00am to 1...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

City of Willits Fire Hydrant Flow Testing

CITY OF WILLITS FIRE HYDRANT FLOW TESTING

On Wednesday, January 20, 2021 the Little Lake Fire Department in conjunction with the City of Willits will be conducting Fire Hydrant Flow testing throughout the City. The flow testing is expected to take approxim...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

COVID-19 Testing at Willits Senior Center, 1/8/2021, 8:30-10:30 AM

The Willits Senior Center is conducting 200 COVID-19 tests on Friday, January 8, 2021 between 8:30 and 10:30 AM.  There will be 200 tests available on a first come, first serve basis.

1501 Baechtel Rd, Willits, CA 95490 

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program - deadline Jan 8, 2021

The first round of applications for the California small business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program is now open.

 

The Grant application is now open:

Here is the local Mendocino Application Link: https://careliefgrant.com/partner/mendocino/

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

City Hall Closed until December 31, 2020

City Hall is Closed until December 31, 2020

Due to a positive case of COVID-19, City Hall is closed and employees are working from home. There has not been an outbreak. City Hall is being cleaned and employees are undergoing precautions.

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Public Safety Dispatcher Test - January 9, 2020

Dispatcher Test on January 9, 2020 in the City of Willits. 

Public Safety Dispatcher - Records Clerk. Entry-Level 

The POST Dispatcher Test Battery is required for entry-level applicants. Testing will be held at the Willits City Hall (111 ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Revised County Health Order COVID-19

Revised County of Mendocino Health Order for COVID-19:

On November 3, 2020, Health Officer Dr. Andy Core issued a revised Shelter-In-Place (SIP) order effective immediately. The substantive changes are in paragraph 6 on page 2, to allow implementation of t...

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

Moratorium on Cancellations of Residential Property Insurance

Mandatory Moratorium on Cancellations and Non-Renewals of Policies of Residential Property Insurance After the Declaration of a State of Emergency:

https://www.cityofwillits.org/DocumentCenter/View/908/CDI-Bulletin-2020-11https://www.cityofwillits.org/Docu...

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Posted on: October 28, 2020

Mendocino County Enters the State’s Red Tier

https://www.mendocinocounty.org/Home/Components/News/News/5283/3242 (post date 10/27/2020)

Mendocino County Public Health was alerted today by the State that our county has officially entered the Red Tier 2. Moving from Tier 1, or “widespread” COVID-19 com...

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Posted on: October 25, 2020

Willits Out of Scope for PGE Power Shutoff, 10/25/2020

The City just got word that Willits is now Out of Scope for the PGE Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) that was scheduled for Sunday, 10/25/2020 to Tuesday, 10/27/2020. The weather system has moved. The affected areas are now Hopland, Potter Valley, and t...

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

PGE Power Shutoff in Willits Area, Sun 10/25 - Tues 10/27

The City has been notified that the Willits area will be subject to a PSPS (power shut-off) beginning on Sunday morning, 10/25/2020 and ending Tuesday evening, 10/27/2020. The Willits Community Center (111 E. Commercial St.) will be PG&E&...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

FAQs California COVID-19 Employment Info. from DFEH

Please see the link below for some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about California COVID-19 Employment Info. from DFEH:

https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2020/03/DFEH-Employment-Information-on-COVID-19-FAQ_ENG.pdf?fbclid=IwAR08SntjBHL8...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

El Día de las Brujas y el Día de los Muertos durante COVID-19

Guía para celebrar el Día de las Brujas durante la pandemia de COVID-19 el Día de los Muertos en tiempos del COVID-19 

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Muchas actividades tradicionales del Día de las Brujas —Halloween— pueden tener un alto riesgo de ...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

PG&E Wildfire Safety Open House

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Topics will include:

  • Expansion of the Public Safety Power Shutoff program
  • Accelerated safety inspections of electric infrastructure
  • Enhanced vegetation management around power lines
  • Hardening the electric system for the future by replacing equipment and insta...
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