Thursday, November 28, 2013 12:00 am
After more than 23 years working for the city, Galt Community Development Director Sandy Kiriu recently announced she will retire at the end of the year.
Saturday, October 26, 2013 12:00 am
Three of the four projects the city of Galt submitted to the Sacramento Area Council of Governments for possible funding in August have been approved. Grants totaling $1.7 million could be issued later this year.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 11:46 am
The city of Galt will spend close to $350,000 over the next two years on two key capital improvement projects: replastering and retiling the Aquatic Center swimming pools, and making police station updates.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 12:00 am
Marylou Powers, appointed to the Galt City Council in 2010 before winning a seat in the election that same year, was chosen by her peers to serve as the city's mayor for 2013.
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 12:00 am
What were the biggest stories of 2012? We've scoured our archives and reflected on the stories we covered across our beats. Here is our list of the top 10:
Saturday, December 22, 2012 12:00 am
The Central Galt Interchange Project moved closer to completion this week when the intersection signals were turned on in flashing red mode on Thursday.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 12:00 am
In festive chambers decked in lighted garlands and red poinsettias, new Galt City Councilman Curt Campion was seated at Tuesday's regular meeting. He joined Barbara Payne, who was re-elected, and the other three council members.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 12:21 pm
Additional portions of the Central Galt Interchange at Highway 99 are now open to public traffic. The new interchange is part of the city’s largest-ever public works project and started two years ago.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 12:00 am
The Fairway Drive connection related to the Central Galt Interchange is now open to two-way traffic, including the southbound Highway 99 on-ramp. It is part of the on-going multi-million dollar project nearing completion.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 12:00 am
Galt's A Street is now open to limited two-way traffic on the west side of Highway 99 as part of the multimillion-dollar Central Galt Interchange project.
Thursday, October 11, 2012 12:00 am
Just look for the big green “G” to find the Galt’s new overpass.
Friday, September 21, 2012 12:00 am
City officials are expecting to open the new Central Galt Interchange on Oct. 14, following a formal ribbon-cutting the Friday beforehand.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 12:00 am
An engineering and design firm received approval for $263,000 worth of major Galt street projects Tuesday.
Friday, August 24, 2012 12:00 am
In the first six months of 2012, Galt officials purchased a new sewer cleaner, assigned a second police officer to the joint Elk Grove/Galt SWAT team and created a citywide new employee recognition program that honored 80 employees for outstanding efforts.
Thursday, August 16, 2012 12:00 am
The work on the Central Galt Interchange Project is continuing and has an anticipated completion date of October.
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 12:00 am
By the end of next year, the city of Galt could be wrapping up a major water meter retrofitting project, with customers paying for what they use.
Thursday, March 22, 2012 12:00 am
Motorists traveling near the Central Galt Interchange project should be aware that Highway 99 will be closed overnight beginning today.
Friday, February 24, 2012 12:00 am
Due to staffing changes and previous city council decisions, Galt has fallen behind in installing water meters citywide, but officials are certain they will meet a state mandate by 2024.
Friday, February 17, 2012 12:00 am
The city manager of Galt provided dozens of business owners and
community members an update on the projects in and around the city
at the annual State of the City address Thursday.
Monday, January 16, 2012 12:00 am
If you haven't driven through downtown Galt in a few months, you
might not recognize it.
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 12:00 am
New construction on the Central Galt Interchange Project has
created a number of traffic switches throughout the area.
Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:49 am
Galt is among the communities that will lose redevelopment
funding under a decision passed down by the state’s high court
Friday, December 23, 2011 12:00 am
Despite a rosy Sacramento County employment outlook painted by
the state last week, Galt’s figures are still languishing. The 17.9
percent unemployment rate is among the highest in the area.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 12:00 am
The city of Galt is scheduled to open C Street to Fairway and
the A Street bridge Thursday. This access to the roadway has been
closed due to the Central Galt Interchange Project.
This aerial photo taken Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, shows progress
on the Central Galt Interchange Project, which broke ground a year
ago. A Street, shown here, is being extended over Highway 99. The
Galt shopping center is seen in the lower right-hand corner.