Situated in California’s Central Valley, Escalon is home to 7,558 residents and is surrounded by farms and open land. Also known to some as “the stepping stone to Central California,” Escalon was incorporated in 1957 and continues to offer small-town appeal. Escalon takes pride in being a family-friendly town, with an award-winning school district, a vintage downtown district, and low crime rates. The city’s official mission statement is “Taking pride in our community through quality service,” and locals feel it through the high quality of housing and lifestyle available.

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City Council

The Escalon City Council consists of five councilmembers who are elected to staggered four-year terms. The council meets every first and third Monday.

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Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is composed of five local residents who are appointed to four-year terms by the Escalon City Council. Commissioners meet on the second Tuesday of each month in the council chambers.

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City of Escalon Poet Laureate Program

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