Thursday, November 21, 2013 12:00 am
The city of Galt is spending slightly more than budgeted, according to the first quarterly update for fiscal year 2013-14 provided by Finance Director Inez Kiriu to the Galt City Council on Tuesday.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 12:00 am
The city of Galt buys additional power from the Sacramento Metropolitan Utility District in winter months, but can rely on the sun for solar power in the summer, thanks to a system housed at the city’s wastewater treatment plant. It went online in mid-2011.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 am
A civil trial alleging age discrimination involving the city of Galt filed in 2011 by former Parks and Recreation Director Boyce Jeffries resumes today. A jury is expected to be seated by week’s end.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 12:00 am
Former Parks and Recreation Director Boyce Jeffries has accepted a new position offered by the city of Galt, despite his ongoing litigation against the city claiming wrongful termination. He filed the lawsuit in late 2011, and it is set for trial next month.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:00 am
The city of Galt has offered former Parks and Recreation Director Boyce Jeffries a new job despite his ongoing litigation against the city claiming wrongful termination. He filed the lawsuit in late 2011, and it is set for trial next month.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 12:00 am
Twenty years of work culminated Tuesday when the Galt City Council unanimously approved a $25,000 lease agreement with the Union Pacific Railroad. The city plans to install landscaping and a public parking lot as part of its ongoing Old Town revitalization.
Saturday, June 1, 2013 12:00 am
The attorney representing former city of Galt employee Boyce Jeffries in his wrongful termination lawsuit has requested an extension to finish depositions and other so-called discovery measures. The trial is currently scheduled to start in October.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 12:00 am
Galtonians will not be permitted to keep egg-laying chickens in city limits, the Galt City Council decided Tuesday by not taking action on a proposed ordinance.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 12:00 am
A December jury trial has been set by a Sacramento Superior Court judge in the lawsuit filed against the city by its former parks and recreation director.
Friday, December 16, 2011 12:00 am
A longtime Galt department head who was laid off earlier this
year has filed suit against the city alleging age
Saturday, April 23, 2011 12:00 am
I am writing this letter in strong support of Boyce Jeffries,
director of the Parks & Recreation Department with the city of
Galt. Boyce Jeffries has accomplished several essential projects
within the city of Galt, and continues to make our parks a better
place for families to vacation and enjoy.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 12:00 am
The Galt City Council unanimously approved two-year retirement
service credits for two employees it will lay off before the end of
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 12:00 am
The Galt City Council will consider eliminating three management
positions to deal with another year of stagnating revenue and
Saturday, December 11, 2010 12:00 am
"The Lighting of the Night Christmas Parade" once again made its
way through neighborhood streets, bringing lots of holiday cheer
for all. Hearts were warmed for both the young and old — what a fun
time we all had.
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 12:00 am
After holding the Galt Farmers Market on Sunday for two summers,
the city was decided to move it to Thursday in hopes of getting
more people to come.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 12:00 am
Sacramento County's Latino Democratic Club has been frustrated
about not being allowed to set up a voter registration table at
Galt's flea market for the past two weeks.
Tuesday, January 5, 2010 12:00 am
The Galt City Council will decide tonight whether or not to
install synthetic turf at Walker Park.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 12:00 am
The Galt City Council rejected a proposal Tuesday to conduct a
study that would determine whether a rent stabilization ordinance
is needed for the city's mobile home parks.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 12:00 am
While it may seem like another stagnant policy document, the
Galt City Council is hoping its new set of guidelines will improve
decorum at meetings and help with the council's image.
Friday, June 26, 2009 10:00 pm
I just want Parks and Recreation to know that the town looks
beautiful with all the colorful flowers and trees in bloom.
Thursday, May 28, 2009 10:00 pm
Here is a list of awards presented to Galt High School's
graduating students for 2009:
Friday, March 27, 2009 10:00 pm
Because parking restrictions have not recently been enforced,
the public has been able to use the City Hall lot to visit the
temporary library location or to go to other places Downtown.
Thursday, March 26, 2009 10:00 pm
A memorial for Mike, Vanessa, Sydney and Chris Pullen, the Galt
family who died in a tragic plane crash in Montana, will be held at
11 a.m. April 3 at English Oaks Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1260
W. Century Blvd. at Ham Lane, Lodi.
Wednesday, August 13, 2008 10:00 pm
Boyce Jeffries never imagined a day when Bicycle Motocross
tracks, equestrian trails or rock climbing centers would edge to
the top of this city's park needs.