Announcements

Caltrain Electrified Service Coming September 2024

Caltrain Electrified Service is anticipated to start in September 2024 and will feature faster travel times, more frequent trains including during weekends.
02/29/2024

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training

The next course begins in March, and all days require in-person attendance.
02/29/2024

Gilroy City Hall phone lines are currently down.

Until we can get our phone lines back up again, please use this alternate number to reach City Hall: 408-710-7991. This number will be answered during regular business hours (M-Th, 8:30 AM 4:30 PM).
02/29/2024

Conversation and Coffee with Mayor Marie Blankley: Public Safety

Conversation and Coffee will take place on Saturday, March 2, 2024, at 9:30 AM in Council Chambers located at 7351 Rosanna Street.
02/26/2024

City Hall Closed in observance of Presidents' Day

City Hall will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2024.
02/12/2024

Know Your Code: Fences and Hedges in Residential Areas

Today were providing some information on the code around fences and hedges in residential areas to help us all create a beautiful and safe community.
02/12/2024

Save the Date: April 29th for the 2024 State of the City Address with Mayor Marie Blankley

The community is invited to join Mayor Marie Blankley for the 2024 State of the City Address.
02/12/2024

Help Keep Gilroy Clean: Volunteer at the Downtown Gilroy Clean-Up Day!

Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 10, 2024 and be part of our community clean-up event.
02/05/2024

Another storm is coming. Are you ready?

The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting rain starting Wednesday afternoon (1/31) into Thursday (2/1), with rains predicted to continue on and off into next week.
01/29/2024

Are You Signed Up for Emergency Alerts?

In the event of an emergency situation, emergency responders may utilize emergency alerts to notify residents of hazards, resources, or other important information.
01/29/2024

Reserve a Park Online

The City of Gilroy has a new online system for booking reservations at City-owned parks. The new reservation system utilizes the Online Recreation Activity Guide.
01/29/2024

Calling All Teens: Join Us for OpportuniTEEN

Youth ages 14-18 are invited to join us for OpportuniTEEN, a free event to explore teen-focused jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities.
01/29/2024

Board, Commission, and Committee Meetings Go Online!

We are now offering on-demand streaming of all board, commission, and committee meetings on the Citys official website and YouTube channel.
01/29/2024

Community Workshop: Affordable Housing 101

Join the City of Gilroy and SV@Home for a FREE Affordable Housing 101 workshop.
01/25/2024

Conversation and Coffee with Mayor Marie Blankley

Join Mayor Marie Blankley and City Administrator Jimmy Forbis for conversation and coffee on Saturday, February 3, 2024, at 9:30 AM in Council Chambers located at 7351 Rosanna Street.
01/18/2024

Cold Weather is Coming: Warming Centers Opening

The National Weather Service is predicting overnight cold temperatures from Wednesday, January 10, through Friday, January 12, 2024. Lows are expected to drop to the low 30s.
01/09/2024

The first storm of the season is coming. Are you ready?

The National Weather Service is forecasting rain starting late Saturday into Sunday, with rains predicted to continue into Wednesday.
12/14/2023

City Hall Closed for the Holidays

City Hall will be closed Friday, December 22, through Monday, January 1, in observance of the holidays.
12/14/2023

Notice of Funding Availability for Program Year '24-25 Community Development Block Grant Funds

Application packets for the CDBG Grant Funding, with information about project eligibility, application process, and NOFA public hearing are available on the City’s website. Applications for CDBG Grant Funding will open on December 8, 2023.
11/30/2023

Formal Application Submittal Update: Hecker Pass

On November 2, 2023, the City received a formal application for an Architectural and Site Review permit for property located in the Hecker Pass Special Use zoning district. This posting provides an update on the application.
11/30/2023

Embracing a Greener Future: Gilroy Leads the Way with Innovative Solar Permitting

This integration with our Gilroy Online “GO Permit” system makes obtaining residential solar permits faster, easier, and more efficient.
11/30/2023

No Conversation & Coffee in December 2023 or January 2024.

Conversation & Coffee with Mayor Marie Blankley will resume on Saturday, February 3, 2024.
11/28/2023

Litter Clean Up Event

Join the cause, and help us keep our community clean. Join us Saturday, December 9, 2023 for a litter clean up event.
11/27/2023

A Letter from the City Attorney to the Glen Loma Corporation

This letter is written with respect to the agreement entitled “Development Agreement Between City of Gilroy and Glen Loma Ranch,” dated November 21, 2005, which concerns the development of the Glen Loma Ranch Project.
11/20/2023

City Hall Closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day

City Hall will be closed for Thanksgiving on November 23 & 24, 2023.
11/20/2023

Superior Court Grants City's Motion for Summary Judgment for Garlic Festival Shooting Lawsuit

On Thursday, November 16, 2023, the Superior Court of California for the County of Santa Clara granted the City of Gilroy’s motion for summary judgment in the case of Wendy Towner et al. v. Gilroy Garlic Festival Association, Inc. et al.
11/17/2023

Recology's Main Customer Service Phone Line is Down

Recology's Main Customer Service Phone Line is Down
11/16/2023

Superior Court Issues Tentative Ruling on City’s Motion for Summary Judgment

On Monday, November 13, 2023, the Superior Court of California for the County of Santa Clara issued a tentative ruling on the City of Gilroy’s motion for summary judgment in the case of Wendy Towner et al. v Gilroy Garlic Festival Association, Inc. et al.
11/14/2023

Join Us for a Community Clean-Up Day at the Ranch Site at Christmas Hill Park

Join us on November 18, 2023, as we work to clean up the Ranch Site at Christmas Hill Park
11/09/2023

Upcoming Utility Billing Changes Effective January 1, 2024

New Payment Processing Fees: Starting January 1, 2024.
11/09/2023

Image of City of Gilroy seal.     Events

Caltrain Electric Train Virtual Community Meeting

Event date: March 5, 2024 Event Time: 05:30 PM - 11:59 PM
(02/29/2024)

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training

Event date: March 15, 2024 Event Time: 06:00 PM - 11:59 PMLocation: Gilroy, CA 95020
(02/29/2024)

Conversation and Coffee with Mayor Blankley

Event date: March 2, 2024 Event Time: 09:30 AM - 11:59 PMLocation: Gilroy, CA 95020
(02/28/2024)

Litter Cleanup Day

Event date: March 9, 2024 Event Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AMLocation: Gilroy, CA 95020
(01/29/2024)

Litter Cleanup Day

Event date: February 10, 2024 Event Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AMLocation: Gilroy, CA 95020
(01/29/2024)

Community Workshop: Affordable Housing 101

Event date: February 7, 2024 Event Time: 06:00 PM - 11:59 PMLocation: Gilroy, CA 95020
(01/25/2024)

Library Commission Meeting

Event date: February 14, 2024 Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PMLocation: 350 W. 6th St.Gilroy, CA 95020
(01/24/2024)

Library Commission Meeting

Event date: March 13, 2024 Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PMLocation: 350 W. 6th St.Gilroy, CA 95020
(01/24/2024)

Library Commission Meeting

Event date: January 24, 2024 Event Time: 07:00 PM - 11:59 PMLocation: 350 W. 6th St.Gilroy, CA 95020
(01/08/2024)

Downtown Committee Meeting: CANCELED

Event date: December 12, 2023 Event Time: 08:00 AM - 11:59 PMLocation: 7351 Rosanna StreetGilroy, CA 95020Description:The December 12 Downtown Committee Meeting has been cancelled. The next regular meeting will take place on January 9, 2023.
(12/07/2023)
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