Manteca's multiple year campaign to upgrade neighborhood park playgrounds is two steps closer to completion.
Voters could force Sacramento's hand in November if a proposition that would make it illegal for the state to either borrow, redirect, or seize revenue dedicated to local government qualifies for the ballot.
Get ready for four more days of wind and rain.
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The City Council Tuesday will decide whether to switch the aerial show and the community celebration at the Big League Dreams sports complex to Saturday, July 3, in a bid to save the city $17,405. The council meets at 7 p.m. at the Civic Center, 1001 W. Center St.
Water pressure is expected to improve in the Powers Tract neighborhood and areas north of Moffat Boulevard to South Main Street with a new water main being placed in beneath Moffat Boulevard.
Fifty athletes have already entered the 2010 Manteca Senior Games taking place May 8-15.
Manteca made a 35-year sales tax sharing deal to make it possible for Poag & McEwen to build The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley to land the 900-pound gorilla of 100-mile radius retailing – Bass Pro Shops.
It may soon cost $20 a year – or four times the current $5 fee – to license a spayed or neutered dog in Manteca.
Manteca's reserve firefighters may soon work for 56 percent less pay.
Excess interest in the municipal enterprise accounts involving water, sewer, and solid waste may be used to cover city utility fees for the Manteca Boys & Girls Club.
Seventeen years ago, a blighted swath of weed infested wasteland that attracted debris, tumbleweeds and the homeless cut through the heart of Manteca.
A pre-emptive move to cut labor costs in the city's enterprise operations – sewer, water, garbage, and the golf course – is helping Manteca avoid rate increases induced by The Great Recession that other cities are now pondering.
There's a direct correlation between park vandalism in Manteca and school vacation.
There were more than a few people grumbling a couple of months ago about the city approving two more neighborhoods in southwest Manteca.
The need to reduce water use could turn some Manteca yards into tinder boxes.
Since 1849 when valley paths expanded into well-worn dirt roads heading toward the mines, strategically placed thoroughfares have been growth inducing in California where mobility and lifestyle are interchangeable concepts.
Manteca Unified teachers will continue to be better paid than their counterparts in Stockton Unified - and most teachers in San Joaquin County - under the latest compensation offer made by the district.
Earl Pimental devoted 31 years teaching Spanish at Manteca High and then launched a second career as a dedicated community volunteer.
When purple ribbons start showing up tied around trees and signposts throughout the community then you know the Manteca Relay for Life is getting near.
There were 2,843 single family homes destroyed and another 437 apartments lost.
Death and taxes.
The $30 million Going Digital initiative is experiencing some minor equipment hiccups.
Manteca may have to end its practice of charging larger water users more in a bid to encourage conservation.
What does Manteca need in terms of municipal parks and recreation?
The master of ceremonies for this year's Manteca Hall of Fame is Place of Refuge Pastor Mike Dillman.
Films produced by seven Sierra High students will be shown on a screen at Brenden Theaters in Vacaville on Thursday.
Roads wear out. Bridges fail after a number of years. Sewer lines deteriorate.
The Manteca Chamber of Commerce means business.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District has a plan to free up 73,000 acre feet of water that could be used to grow food in the southern valley, send water through municipal faucets, and help provide critical flows to fish or improve the quality of river water.