Thursday, December 5, 2013 12:00 am
Gary Berreth has volunteered hundreds of hours pulling weeds and cleaning tombstones at the historic Liberty Pioneer Cemetery in Galt, where many of the city’s founders are buried.
Thursday, December 20, 2012 12:00 am
The Galt City Council made a number of new appointments to city committees and commissions at Tuesday's meeting.
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 21, 2012 12:00 am
The city of Galt will provide staff and help operate a new after-school program in conjunction with Galt Joint Union Elementary School District, if administrators at the school district successfully obtain a grant.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 10:21 pm
Galt Mayor Barbara Payne and challenger Curt Campion won the two seats available on the Galt City Council in Tuesday’s election.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 12:00 am
The city of Galt will spend $260,000 through January to extend a three-year contract for landscape maintenance services. Prior to the vote, the annual compensation cap was $180,000.
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, August 22, 2012 12:00 am
The City Council will loan Galt’s redevelopment successor agency a quarter of a million dollars under an official agreement approved Tuesday.
Saturday, August 18, 2012 12:00 am
Mayor Barbara Payne is being challenged by four city council candidates for one of two available seats this November. She is the only incumbent running.
Saturday, August 11, 2012 12:00 am
A Lodi native who owns a carpet cleaning business is challenging two Lodi City Council incumbents.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 11:38 am
The filing period started Monday for municipal elections throughout the state, including the Lodi City Council and Galt City Council.
Friday, July 6, 2012 12:00 am
City council members in Galt did not appear to support a proposed ordinance to allow residents to house up to four egg-laying hens.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 12:00 am
Although the official nomination period is still a month away, Galt Mayor Barbara Payne will run for re-election in November, she confirmed this week.
Thursday, May 17, 2012 12:00 am
Galt City Councilman Randy Shelton wants to hold a biannual luncheon to recognize the city's volunteers on various commissions and committees. The first should be next month.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 12:00 am
Close to a quarter of a million dollars will go toward further improvements in Galt's Old Town area. This was decided on Tuesday when the city council approved $233,028 for engineering work along the C Street-Fourth Street corridor.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 12:00 am
Too few volunteers are stepping up to serve on Galt’s committees and commissions, and one Galt City Council member is looking into ways to reverse the trend.
The city’s beautification committee has been unable to meet, as there were not enough members to make the quorum required for public meetings.
The fact that the group has been short three of its members is an issue citywide — and one that has Councilman Randy Shelton concerned with volunteer recruitment and retention.
Saturday, April 21, 2012 12:00 am
More than 500 volunteers are expected to pick up a shovel or hammer at the first-ever "Love Galt" event, set for April 28.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 12:00 am
Aggressive solicitors, including those asking for money, will be banned from private property and private parking lots if the owner or tenant asks them to leave or posts a sign prohibiting the practice.
Thursday, April 12, 2012 12:00 am
Last year, as he was sitting in his car in the Raley's shopping center parking lot, Galt City Manager Jason Behrmann was approached by someone who knocked on his window and asked for money.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 12:00 am
The Galt Area Historical Society will have to apply for the $10,000 it typically receives from the city each year under a new policy approved Tuesday by the Galt City Council.
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 12:00 am
Area residents can donate to a new foundation under tax-exempt documents approved by the Galt Habitat Foundation on Tuesday.
Saturday, March 3, 2012 12:00 am
The Galt Chamber of Commerce has launched a joint effort with city officials to create a new task force to examine economic development.
Thursday, February 23, 2012 12:00 am
More than a dozen students who live in Galt will have to find a new way to get to their private school come fall after the Galt City Council adopted a transportation plan to eliminate the Galt-to-Florin Road service.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 12:00 am
Residents of Galt will be paying about $1 less on their utility
bills beginning March 1. On Tuesday, the Galt City Council
unanimously approved a series of utility rate adjustments.
Thursday, January 19, 2012 12:00 am
Galt will continue with its redevelopment agency until the
current funding runs out. That means the city would receive just
enough agency funds to pay the debts, complete the unfinished
projects and oversee the assets.