Dia de Los Muertos event
The Wasco Downtown Business Association will be having a Dia de Los Muertos event on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 from 6-9p.m. on 7th Street between E and F Street. Ballet Huaztecalli will perform at 6:30p.m. and Mariachi de Oro will be playing from 7-8p.m. There will be a procession beginning at 6p.m., Altar competitions and costume contest. There will also be crafts and two art exhibits. If you are interested in participating please complete an Altar Application and/or a Vendor Application.
2040 City of Wasco General Plan Update
The City of Wasco is in the process of updating the City’s comprehensive General Plan. California law requires both cities and counties to adopt a General Plan to guide future development. The 2040 Draft General Plan is an update to Wasco’s most recent General Plan, which was completed in 2002. This Plan was developed in collaboration with the people and leadership in the City of Wasco and a planning team of second-year graduate students with a faculty advisor in the City and Regional Planning Department at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. You may review the draft plan at this link: 2040 General Plan
New Water Rates
The City of Wasco City Council passed a resolution on February 2nd to adopt new water rates. The new rates for all water consumers will take effect on/about March 1, 2016. To view the City Engineers Report on the water rate study, you may click on the link below (a link to this report is also located in the Public Works Department webpage under Water Services). For most residential water users, rates can be found beginning on page 2 of the report.
Stage 3 Water Conservation in Effect
On July 7th, 2015, the City Council of the City of Wasco enacted an emergency ordinance to return to the odd/even watering schedule. Stage 3 now allows watering for all customers on specified days ONLY.
ODD addresses (based on last digit) – Saturday, Tuesday, and Thursday
EVEN addresses (based on last digit) – Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday