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Even in a tourist-oriented county, Capitola stands out as a popular destination—as it has been since 1869, when Mr. F. A. Hihn established California’s first seaside resort community in the present Village and Depot Hill areas of the city. Events such as the Begonia Festival and the Capitola Art & Wine Festival continue to draw visitors. Year-round, Capitola’s 10,000 residents enjoy the city’s restaurants, entertainment, scenic views, and shops—including the county’s only indoor mall.

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Vacant-home tax advances in Capitola

City attorney told to draft law for potential November ballot measure


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Capitola Increases Outdoor Dining Permit Cost

Restaurant owners say they are still recovering from the pandemic


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Volunteers Sought for Capitola Village Parking Committee

The city of Capitola is recruiting members of the public to serve on an ad-hoc committee to study village parking meters and permits and share their opinion with the City Council. Three city residents and three village business owners will be appointed.

(March 29, 2022) → Read the full Times Publishing Group report
Captiola Mayor Proclaims March 15 as Equal Pay Day

The United Nations first observed Equal Pay Day on Sept. 18, 2020. According to Capitola Mayor Sam Storey, March 15 symbolizes the time in 2022 when the wages paid to American women catch up to the wages paid to men from the previous year.

(March 22, 2022) → Read the full Times Publishing Group report

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Planning Commission - Agenda - Jan 20, 2022 7:00 PM

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(01/14/2022)

City Council - Webcast - Dec 9, 2021 6:00 PM

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(12/09/2021)

City Council - Agenda - Dec 9, 2021 6:00 PM

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(12/03/2021)

Planning Commission - Webcast - Dec 2, 2021 7:00 PM

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(12/02/2021)

City Council - Webcast - Dec 1, 2021 6:00 PM

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(12/01/2021)

Planning Commission - Agenda - Dec 2, 2021 7:00 PM

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(11/24/2021)

City Council - Agenda - Dec 1, 2021 6:00 PM

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(11/24/2021)

City Council - Webcast - Nov 23, 2021 7:00 PM

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(11/23/2021)

City Council - Agenda - Nov 23, 2021 7:00 PM

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(11/19/2021)

City Council - Agenda - Nov 18, 2021 7:00 PM

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(11/17/2021)
Upcoming Meetings & Events
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Special Development & Design Review Meeting
Wednesday July 6 2022   3:30 PM

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Planning Commission Meeting
Thursday July 7 2022   7:00 PM

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Museum Board Meeting
Thursday July 7 2022   5:30 PM

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Art and Cultural Commission Meeting
Tuesday July 12 2022   6:30 PM

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Development & Design Review Meeting
Wednesday July 13 2022   3:30 PM

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