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Sand & Sandbag Locations
News ImageJanuary 20, 2017The City of Martinez has designated the following four (4) locations for the stockpiling of sand and one (1) location for sand bags


City Council Regular Meeting 1/18/17
January 20, 2017The recording of the City Council Regular Meeting – January 18, 2017 is now available for viewing on the website.

City Council Meetings

State of the City Breakfast
January 19, 2017Please join us and the Martinez Chamber of Commerce for the 2017 State of the City Breakfast. Guest speaker is Dan Borenstein, Columnist/Editorial Writer for the East Bay Times. The State of the City Address will be presented by Mayor Rob Schroder with added highlights from City Manager Brad Kilger and Chief of Police Manjit Sappal.

To register, please visit:

News ImageJanuary 13, 2017The City of Martinez would like to thank our community members for thinking of our Public Works crew during the storm clean-up efforts. Members of the community dropped off food today for the crew to enjoy for lunch.


Republic Services Holiday Tree Collection Schedule 2017
News ImageJanuary 5, 2017Republic Services is once again offering customers collection options for recycling their holiday trees.

Please click here for more information.

City Budget Photo Contest Reopens
News ImageDecember 22, 2016The City is once again sponsoring a photo contest to coincide with its upcoming Biennial Budget. The winning photographs of Martinez will be showcased in the 2017-19 Budget document.

City Manager's Report | December 2016
December 8, 2016What's Inside...

• Berrellesa Bridge Ribbon Cutting

• Message from the Chief of Police

• What You Need to Know About Proposition 64

• 2016 Eco Award Winners

• Have Breakfast with Santa

...and many more!

2016 Officer of the Year
News ImageNovember 18, 2016Detective Miles Williamson was honored as the 2016 MPD Officer of the Year! Congratulations Detective Williamson! Thank you for your dedication and service to our community!

City Manager's Report | November 2016
November 2, 2016What's inside...

• Hidden Lakes Ribbon Cutting

• Message from the Chief of Police

• New Hires


The Pumpkin Dunkin
News ImageOctober 13, 2016The Pumpkin Dunkin has been rescheduled due to the cold, rainy weather forecasted for Saturday, October 15th. The new date is Saturday, October 22nd, 1 - 3 pm.


New Building Codes
News ImageOctober 13, 2016New Building Codes effective January 1, 2017

Notice: The City of Martinez will be adopting the 2016 California Codes as required by State law.

Community Mural Project Set to Commence in Main Street Plaza
News ImageOctober 6, 2016On December 18, 2015, the City Council approved the recommendation of the Parks, Recreation, Marina and Cultural Commission (PRMCC) to allow a Community Mural to be painted in the Main Street Plaza.

Primary Argument In Favor Of Measure D

Measure D provides local funding that stays under local control, exclusively for improving and repairing roads in Martinez.

Yes on Measure D will:
  • Triple our current paving budget and put us on the path to dramatically improving our roads, especially in our residential areas
  • Only cost shoppers 50¢ for every $100 dollars spent on taxable goods
  • Create safer conditions for children and pedestrians on neighborhood streets
  • Improve public safety and reduce auto damage
  • Automatically expire in 15 years


Press Release | Hiring of Anne Cardwell
September 6, 2016MARTINEZ – City Manager, Brad Kilger, today announced the hiring of Anne Cardwell as the Assistant City Manager for the City of Martinez. Cardwell will fill the position that was vacated by the previous Assistant City Manager Alan Shear, who left in April of this year to assume the position of Administrative Services Director with the City of Millbrae.


Are You Ready to Help Your Family & Neighborhood?
News ImageAugust 31, 2016In a Disaster, Don't be Scared... Be Prepared!
FREE CERT Classes - Fall 2016

Class Registration Information

Fall Softball 2016
News ImageAugust 19, 2016

Martinez Recreation is now accepting teams for the Coed and Men's Single Wall Bat League. The season begins the week of September 5th. Coed plays Tuesday night and Men’s play Friday nights.


Martinis on the Plaza
August 12, 2016

Martinez' most acclaimed social event, Martinis on the Plaza Gala, is held around the fountain at Ignacio Plaza under twinkling white lights with the gaiety of the post-Depression and World War II era.


Martinez Water Health Goals
June 29, 2016On May 20, 2016, staff provided the City Council a report on our drinking water health goals. The presentation can be viewed at the following link.

Martinez Water Health Goals - Presentation

City Now Recruiting for Sustainability Programs Assistant Internship
June 14, 2016

Are you a recent college graduate or current student looking to gain valuable experience you can use to launch a career in the rapidly-growing field of environmental sustainability? If so, the City of Martinez is now hiring for the part-time Sustainability Programs Assistant internship position.


Republic Services Annual Citywide Clean-Up June 20th - 24th

Republic Services, Inc., will have its fifth annual citywide clean up for Martinez residents from June 20th to 24th.

Crews will pick up your extra refuse on the same day as your regular garbage service. During the cleanup, Republic will collect up to 3 cubic yards of refuse (including yard waste and wood), or about 21 (32-gallon) bags. Containers will be taken away unless noted on can.

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