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News and Announcements


Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Available in Downtown Jackson!  After receiving two Charging Stations from a California Energy Commission grant, the City of Jackson now has two stations up and running.  One is at the Civic Center at 33 Broadway, and the other is across the highway from the Fire Station in the old Mel & Faye’s location next to the rest rooms.  Click here for more information!


Lifeguard Training Sign-ups Underway!  The 2014 aquatics training schedule is now available.  Come get Lifeguard training with Title 22, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, Lifeguard & First Aid Review, and Water Safety Instructor training.  Click here to see the full schedule and cost for taking these courses locally through the Red Cross.

» E-Billing for Water/Sewer Now Available!  Jackson water and sewer customers can now conveniently receive their monthly bill via e-mail rather than snail mail.  Just sign-up through the link on the right (On-line water/sewer billing services) or click here to register.  You’ll need a copy of your current bill with your customer number to sign up (or call City Hall at 223-1646 for your account number).  You can also pay your bill on-line.  Please call City Hall if you have any questions.
» More First-Time Homebuyer Funding Available.  The City of Jackson has received a $700,000 grant from the State Housing and Community Development Department for to help income-qualified individuals or households purchase a home in Jackson.  Up to a maximum of 49% of the purchase price in a deferred loan can be received through this program.  Please click here for more information and call or e-mail the consultant at the bottom of the information sheet.


Façade Grant Funding Still Available.  The City’s Façade Improvement Grant Program is now open to any business within the city limits of Jackson.  Previously offered only on Main Street, the program that provides up to one-third funding for beautification projects is now open to any commercial property in Jackson.  Don’t delay, funding is limited and available on a first-come basis.  Click here for additional information.


New Wastewater Discharge Permit Approved.  A renewal of the City’s wastewater discharge permit (NPDES Permit) was approved by the Regional Water Quality Control Board on December 5, 2013.  This will allow the City to continue discharging treated wastewater effluent to Jackson Creek.  Several improvements are required in the permit and more information will be available soon.

Take a virtual tour of the City’s wastewater treatment plant.

» Looking for commercial property in Jackson?  Click here for a listing of available property and contact information.  Listings are free, so if you have a vacant building you would like added to this list, please e-mail it to the Revitalization Committee.

» There's an app for Jackson!  The City of Jackson has worked with App-Order.com to create an iPhone/Android app for citizens with these mobile devices to report conditions needing City attention such as potholes, water leaks, graffiti and other neighborhood enhancement items.  The app is called "myJackson" and can be found either in the iTunes store for the iPhone or the Android app store for phones based on this software platform.  Just snap a picture, add a brief description, click a button and send it in to the City.  (itunes link to myJackson app)



» Live Scan Fingerprinting Services Available at JPD.  The Jackson Police Department now offers convenient fingerprinting services to the public using the digital Live Scan fingerprinting process.  If you need to be fingerprinted for a new job, youth sport league or any other purpose, you can come get "rolled" at the JPD five days per week (except furlough Fridays).  Appointments are recommended.
» Keep Local Roads Safe - Report Drunk Drivers: Call 9-1-1

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Up Coming Events


Clean It & Green It Set for April 26!  Come to Detert Park on Saturday, April 26, for the annual Clean It & Green It event, a cooperative effort between the City and County.  Litter pick-up begins at 9am and a “green fair” starts at 11am.  American River Bank will host a free BBQ for volunteers, free live music and lots of great information will be available.  The Argonaut Science Club is also hosting a free E-Waste event in the Busi Parking lot next to Mel & Faye’s Diner from 9am until 1pm.


Mother Lode Cruise Car Show Registrations Now Accepted!  The annual Jackson Business and Community Association’s historic car show will take place on Saturday, May 17.  Only 125 applications will be accepted, so get yours in today.  They are available at the JBCA website at www.visitjacksonca.com.  See you on the 17th!!


The Amador County Recreation Agency (ACRA) offers several ongoing recreation programs and events.  Please check the Parks & Recreation Services page for updated information!

» Event & Meeting Calendar


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City Meetings

City Council
2nd & 4th Mondays
at 7 pm

Planning Commission
Every 3rd Monday
at 6:30 pm

Revitalization Committee
Next Meeting 05/08/14
at 6 pm

Site Plan Review Committee
Every Thursday
at 10:00 am
      (but only as needed)

Design Review Committee
1st & 3rd Tuesdays
at 3:00 pm
(but only as needed)

Accessibility Board of Appeals
Meets as Needed

Cemetery Committee
Every 2nd Wednesday
at 10 am


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