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.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 12:00 am
West Stockton Boulevard, north of Twin Cities Road, is scheduled to reopen this week after paving is completed today.
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.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 12:00 am
Construction of the Twin Cities Road roundabouts in Galt is proceeding with major work currently being done in the northwest quadrant. The project includes widening the thoroughfare and adding features to slow traffic. It is scheduled to be completed in March.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:00 am
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 12:00 am
With Galt’s first-ever roundabout currently under construction, the city of Galt has posted a number of tutorials on its website.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 12:00 am
The public is invited to attend the ceremonial groundbreaking of the new Twin Cities Road roundabout Friday.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 12:00 am
The construction of Galt’s first major roundabout could begin as soon as next month, as the project contract with George Reed has been executed, according to City Manager Jason Behrmann.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 12:00 am
The city of Galt will save close to $100,000 annually by piggybacking on landscaping service contracts the Cosumnes Community Services District already subscribes to.
Saturday, February 2, 2013 12:00 am
The Galt City Council is expected to vote Tuesday to spend more than $1 million for the much-anticipated Twin Cities Road roundabouts project — but that's before any ground has actually been broken.
Thursday, January 31, 2013 12:00 am
Galt may be about to become a two-McDonald’s city. If plans are approved by the city in the coming months, the restaurant will be built at the southeast corner of East Stockton Boulevard and Twin Cities Road. Like the city’s other McDonald’s, this one will be located right off Highway 99.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 12:00 am
An engineering and design firm received approval for $263,000 worth of major Galt street projects Tuesday.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 12:00 am
The major reconstruction of Twin Cities Road could begin sooner than anticipated if the Galt City Council approves an expedited plan on Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 12:00 am
The Cosumnes Community Services District is meeting a recommended response time only 60 percent of the time from emergency calls to stations in Elk Grove and Galt.
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 12:00 am
The Galt City Council could approve spending $845,000 tonight to move forward with the planned roundabout on Twin Cities Road at Highway 99.
Monday, June 4, 2012 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt areas this week:
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, January 18, 2012 12:00 am
When motorists enter Galt off Highway 99, officials want
visitors to know what makes the city special.
Monday, January 16, 2012 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt
areas this week:
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.
Friday, July 22, 2011 12:00 am
City officials talked with the Galt community at a meeting
Tuesday, giving them updates on the progression of the road
interchange modification at Twin Cities Road and Highway 99.
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 12:00 am
Tuesday night’s Galt City Council meeting was bittersweet, with
Councilman Andrew Meredith sitting for his final forum on the
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 12:00 am
Susan Mora and her family plan trips to avoid rush hour and
other busy times at the interchange of Highway 99 and Twin Cities
Road. Their main concern is getting out of their driveway, which
exits onto Twin Cities.
Cars line up at the Twin Cities Road bridge over Highway 99 on Monday afternoon. Design of a project to install roundabouts on both sides of Highway 99 will begin in April 2012. The roundabouts may improve traffic conditions. (Brian Feulner/News-Sentinel)
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 12:00 am
While Chris DeZelle supports the Wal-Mart project on Twin Cities
Road, she still has concerns about how the addition of the major
retailer would affect traffic.