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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Request for Proposal: Real Estate Broker Services

The Town of Los Gatos is seeking proposals from real estate brokers to sell or lease four properties owned by the Town.

Two properties will be for sale and two properties will be available for lease.  The selected broker will be required to enter into a Professional Services Agreement with the Town to provide real estate services as outlined in the RFP, which is l...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Potential Changes to the North 40 Specific Plan

On November 17, 2016, the Town’s General Plan Committee completed its review and discussion of the Town Council suggestions for potential changes to the North 40 Specific Plan.

The potential amendments are intended to be specific, require no additional environmental analysis, and require no modifications to the Town’s certified Housing Element of the General Plan. The intention is not a rewrite of the entire Plan. The video of...Read on...

Posted on: November 29, 2016

Town of Los Gatos Annual Report

The Town of Los Gatos would like to share with you our Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2015/16 and its budget insert.

The Report (www.losgatosca.gov/FY1516AnnualReport) highlights the Town’s accomplishments from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016 around the themes of public safety, community character, sustainability, and other topics.  The provision o...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

20 Dittos Lane Request for Proposals

The Council-approved Request for Proposals to sell the Dittos Lane property is now circulating and proposals are due on January 13, 2017.

The RFP is available at: www.losgatosca.gov/dittoslane. If you have questions, please contact Kay Winer, Interim Assistant Town Manager, at 408/354-6832.

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Questions about your water bill?

The Town of Los Gatos has received concerns from residents regarding recent water bills. The Town does not have jurisdiction over water rates. As a courtesy, the Town is providing the following information to residents who have questions or concerns.

If you believe that there is an error in your water bill, please contact San Jose Water Company customer service at 408/279-7900 or customer.service@sjwater.com

After working with SJWC and the dispute is not resolved, you may work with the California P...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2016

Amendments to the Town's Smoking Ordinance

New regulations prohibiting smoking in public places, commercial areas, and multi-unit residences take effect on June 26, 2016.

The amendments to the Town’s Smoking Regulations prohibit smoking in areas that may affect you as a property owner or manager of a commercial or multi-family business. The areas that now prohibit smoking are:

  • Any area or property in the Town that is in...
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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Partnership between the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department and Crisis Text Line

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Please see the attached press release announcing the partnerships between the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department

Crisis Text Line and other local and regional partners in their efforts to proactively address mental health issues within our communities through emerging technology and outreach.

Matt Frisby, Chief of the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department stated &...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Police Department Hosts DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event

On October 22, 2016, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back event, sponsored by the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA).

As a part of the nationally recognized program, local residents can turnover their unnecessary, unwanted, or expired prescription medications for safe disposal at a designated collection location. In collaboration with Community Against Substance Abuse (C...Read on...

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

PinkPatchProject

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The Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department, along with many California law enforcement agencies, kicked-off the 2016 #PinkPatchProject...

On Monday, October 1, 2016, the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department, along with many California law enforcement agencies, kicked-off the 2016 #PinkPatchProject, an innovative and collaborative campaign designed to increase public awareness about brea...Read on...

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Posted on: July 19, 2016

Residents Invited to National Night Out Open House 6-8pm on Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department and Santa Clara County Fire Department invite residents to attend a night out in the community.

Los Gatos and Monte Sereno, CA – July 18, 2016 – National Night Out is a nationwide event designed to build strong community partnerships that promote safe neighborhoods. Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department and Santa Clara County Fire Department will...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Suspects Arrested in Los Gatos Home Invasion Robbery

On July 3, 2016, at approximately 10:00 p.m. Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Officers responded to a call of a robbery that just occurred in the 300 block of Harding Ave. in Los Gatos.

Upon their arrival, officers learned that the male victim was approached inside his open garage by two masked male suspects, one armed with a handgun and the other armed with a knife. The suspects forced the victim into the residence where they confronted...Read on...

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Posted on: July 6, 2016

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department Announces Arrest

On June 25, 2016, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department received information that Ali Shakoury, a 61 year- old resident of San Jose allegedly sexually assaulted a minor in Los Gatos.

On June 29, 2016, after investigation by Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Detectives in collaboration with the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office, Shakoury was arrested by the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department at his residence in San Jose. ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 10, 2016

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Dept. Announces Two More Convictions in 2012 Monte Sereno Homicide

Since November 30, 2012, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department has been investigating the murder of Monte Sereno resident Ravi Kumra and the home invasion robbery at the Kumra residence.

On June 7, 2016, a Santa Clara County Superior Court Jury convicted DeAngelo Austin and Javier Garcia of Murder, Robbery in Concert, Criminal Threats, and two counts of False Imprisonment. Austin was also convicted of Assault with a Deadly Weapon and the ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 26, 2016

Los Gatos Youth Commission and Chamber of Commerce Announce

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2016 Los Gatos Youth Friendly Business of the Year - The Los Gatos Theatre!

The Los Gatos Youth Commission, in partnership with the Los Gatos Chamber of Commerce, launched a program eight years ago to recognize Los Gatos businesses that demonstrate they are "youth friendly." The program seeks to give community recogniti...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Police Department to Host National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event

On April 30, 2016, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back event, sponsored by the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA).

On April 30, 2016, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back event, sponsored by the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA). As a part of the nationally recognized program, local r...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Stolen Mail Located During Probation Search

On April 9, 2016, at 8:00 a.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department conducted a probation search at a residence in the 600 block of W. Parr Avenue in Los Gatos.

On April 9, 2016, at 8:00 a.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department conducted a probation search at a residence in the 600 block of W. Parr Avenue in Los Gatos. Contacted inside the residence were OLENA GUTSA (38) of Los Gatos, and ELIAS CASTENEDA (...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2015

Safeway Purse Thieves Caught by Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police

On November 13, 2015 at approximately 1:40 p.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Officers responded to a call of two black females causing a disturbance and engaged in a physical confrontation with a victim in the parking lot of Safeway on N. Santa Cruz Ave

On October 30, 2015 at approximately 10:45 a.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department responded to a call of a possible robbery that occurred at Safeway located at 15549 Union Ave. The victim's purse was stolen from the victim's shopping cart by an un...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2015

Police Arrest Suspects and Solve Robbery of Gehrkens Fine Jewelry and Design

On 10/16/2015 at approximately 1230 hours, Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department responded to a call of a robbery that occurred at Gehrkens Fine Jewelry and Design, located at 3 N. Santa Cruz Ave.

It was reported that two suspects, one male and one female, entered the store and physically assaulted the victim with a stun gun.

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Detectives conducted an investigation, coordinating efforts with the Santa Clara County Cri...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2015

Two Suspects Arrested for Assault at Blossom Hill Park

On November 8, 2015, at approximately 1:00 p.m., an unprovoked assault occurred at Blossom Hill Park. Two suspects approached the victims in the parking lot of the park and began assaulting them.

One of the suspects exited the vehicle, armed with an axe, and began swinging it at the three victims. The other suspect exited the vehicle, brandished a knife, and attempted to stab the victims while lifting his shirt and displaying a concealed firearm i...Read on...

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Posted on: November 10, 2015

Suspect Arrested for Purse Robbery in Parking Lot

On October 30, 2015 at approximately 8:10 p.m., a strong arm robbery occurred in the parking lot of 14127 Capri Dr. The suspect approached the victim as she entered her vehicle, reached into the vehicle, and stole the victim's purse.

A physical confrontation ensued as the suspect restrained the victim, and suspect fled the scene on foot with the victim's purse. The victim sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene. The suspect was described as a black male, 25 to 35 years o...Read on...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Classic Movie Nights at the Library

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Did you know Los Gatos was home to two famous Hollywood Stars? Join us for 3 nights of classic films staring Los Gatos' own Olivia de Havilland and Joan Fontaine!~ The Adventures of Robin Hood ~ Suspicion ~ Ivanhoe ~ Tuesdays @ 6:00 PM

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

New! Tech Classes @ the Los Gatos Library

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Resume Writing for Beginners 

Tuesday, Jan. 10th, Feb. 7th & March 7th., 1:00- 2:00PM 

Design a simple resume on Microsoft Word. Learn to format your resume with east to use features such as bullet points, italics, and other tricks!

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Posted on: November 17, 2016

Improv Classes

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Join the Los Gato's Library newest class! An improv group for all skill levels free and open to the public. Every other Tuesday, Jan. 10th, 24th & Feb. 7th & 21st 5:00-6:30 PM with a public preformance on March 7th.

Make new friends ~ build con...Read on...