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When people hear the name Folsom, they likely recall Folsom State Prison and Johnny Cash's timeless tunes. However, the city of Folsom is so much more. Home to over 72,000 residents, Folsom boasts a thriving downtown imbued with the ambiance of Gold Rush days. It also plays host to one of the largest aquatic centers in the Sacramento Valley, retail outlets, the upscale Palladio shopping district, a zoo, and an interactive aquarium.

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City Council

The five-member Folsom City Hall meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.

California Local Pin Marker Local Government Digest

Folsom's Frick is 'Grand' as he Prepares for Folsom Pro Rodeo

Well known for his quick-witted commentary as an emcee and his Uncle Sam outfit, Adam Frick takes on a new role as the 2022 Grand Marshal when the event returns July 1, 2 and 3.

(June 17, 2022) → Read the full Auburn Journal report
It’s Primary Election Day in California: Here’s How to Register, Vote and Follow Results

While many races will pick two candidates for the general election in November, some local races could be decided in the primary. In Sacramento County, that includes a new sheriff and district attorney. You can learn more in our 2022 Sacramento primary voter guide.

(June 7, 2022) → Read the full CapRadio report
Upcoming Meetings & Events
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Historic District Commission Meeting
Wednesday July 6 2022   5:00 PM

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Folsom City Council Meeting
Tuesday July 12 2022   6:30 PM

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Folsom Utility Commission Meeting
Tuesday July 12 2022   6:30 PM

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Folsom Arts and Culture Commission Meeting
Thursday July 14 2022   6:30 PM

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