Santa Cruz

Public Health Departments Urge Vaccination Before International Travel

Public Health Departments Urge Vaccination Before International Travel

As travel season approaches, Santa Cruz County residents should ensure they are protected against measles. Nationwide, measles cases now total 704 in 2019,the highest since 1994. Nearly all these cases have been linked back to international travel by unvaccinated people and subsequent spread in unvaccinated populations in the U.S. So, protection against measles is especially […]

Santa Cruz Shakespeare is Back!

Santa Cruz Shakespeare is Back!

Summer Festival Tickets On Sale Now for the 2019 Season Santa Cruz Shakespeare festival tickets went on sale to the general public on May 15th. Repertory performances begin on July 9, through September 1 at the Audrey Stanley Grove in DeLaveaga Park. SCS hosts a number of free special events starting June 10 through August 18, director […]

Dientes Beach Flats Clinic Crosses Milestone

Dientes Beach Flats Clinic Crosses Milestone

Dientes Passes 2,500 Visits; Meets the High Demand for Dental Care Dientes Community Dental Care’s shift from a part-time dental clinic to full-time in Santa Cruz’s Beach Flats neighborhood enabled more than 700 low-income patients to visit the dentist in just eight months. In September 2018, Dientes was able to expand their Beach Flats clinic […]

Santa Cruz County Releases 2020 Census Count Online

Santa Cruz County Releases 2020 Census Count Online

The County of Santa Cruz and the Community Action Board of Santa Cruz County are pleased to announce an expanded 2020 Census website. Residents wishing to learn more about 2020 Census activities or get involved can visit http://www.santacruzcountycounts.us. The site offers information about the importance of the Census, the local Complete Count Committee, opportunities to […]

County’s First 2-Year Budget Proposal

County’s First 2-Year Budget Proposal

Operational Plan Also Released, Includes 172 Objectives Santa Cruz County is pleased to release its $1.6 billion 2019-21 Proposed Budget, which maintains fiscal responsibility while investing in critical public services. The Proposed Budget is the first two-year budget in County history, and establishes a longer financial horizon in order to better identify and plan for […]

Santa Cruz Supports Affordable Housing Bill

Santa Cruz Supports Affordable Housing Bill

Senate Bill 5 Would Provide Sustainable, Ongoing Funding for Constructing Needed Homes The City of Santa Cruz announced it supports Senate Bill 5, which establishes a state partnership with cities and counties to provide an ongoing, sustainable source of funding that will allow Santa Cruz to address the affordable housing shortage. “The housing crisis is […]

May is National Bicycle Safety Month

May is National Bicycle Safety Month

Santa Cruz Police Department Urges Drivers and Bicyclists to ‘Share the Road’ May is National Bicycle Safety Month and Santa Cruz Police Department encourages drivers and bicyclists to share the road safely not just for the month of May, but every month of the year. “It is not just cars using the road, but also […]

DataShare Santa Cruz County is Live!

DataShare Santa Cruz County is Live!

An Accessible, Comprehensive and Reliable Resource for Data at Your Fingertips The DataShare Santa Cruz County Steering Committee is excited and proud to announce the launch of DataShare Santa Cruz County (DataShare SCC), a one-stop resource for community-level data about Santa Cruz County. DataShare SCC provides an interactive data platform integrating local, state and national […]

Music in the Garden

Music in the Garden

Presented by the Santa Cruz Baroque Festival May 12 • 1-5 p.m. Musical, botanical, and culinary delights mingle in this consummate celebration of springtime. Over 33 years, Dean Silvers has been creating this garden, named “The Trellises,” caring for over a thousand species of plants from habitats ranging from California native to tropical, selected to […]

Lunafest: Films By, For, and About Women

Lunafest: Films By, For, and About Women

Please join us on as we host the 18th Annual LUNAFEST in Santa Cruz to support WomenCARE. Featuring nine short films by, for, and about women, LUNAFEST is dedicated to promoting awareness about women’s issues, highlighting women filmmakers, and bringing women together in their communities. The event will take place at the Rio Theatre in […]

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