San Juan Bautista News


Sep 21, 2020

The Town Hall Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 6th at 6 PM via Zoom. Click for details.

Aug 21, 2020

Slide presentation from August 18, 2020 City Council Meeting.

Jul 29, 2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the County of San Benito, the City of Hollister and the City of San Juan Bautista will conduct a joint virtual public hearing on Thursday, August 6, 2020, at 4:00 P.M. via ZOOM

Jul 09, 2020

"An urban growth boundary, or UGB, is a regional boundary, set in an attempt to control urban sprawl by, in its simplest form, mandating that the area inside the boundary be used for urban development and the area outside be preserved in its natural state or used for agriculture." - Wikipedia

Jun 17, 2020

On Monday, June 22, 2020, at 7:00 a.m., the Transformation of Third Street will begin. We ask that you move your vehicles to the side streets the night before. We expect the work to be completed by mid-afternoon.

May 18, 2020

The City began reconstructing 3rd Street,  between Tuhualami Street and Muckelemi  Street, on Monday May 18th.

May 13, 2020

Community Liaison Update: Stage 2 Lower Risk Businesses can now open with certain restrictions

Apr 27, 2020

In order to keep you informed of upcoming changes and additional funding opportunities please fill out and return the attached Business Information Contact Form to Lizz, our Community Liaison via email @ liaison@san-juan-bautista.ca.gov

Apr 24, 2020

Press release: Coronavirus Update #6 from City Manager Reynolds beginning Monday masks are required when in public. City and County parks will begin to reopen, play structures remain closed.

Apr 10, 2020

Press Release from City Manager Reynolds: Active City Parks are closed until further notice.

Mar 31, 2020

County Health Officer Dr. Fenstersheib has extended the Shelter in Place order with additional restrictions

Mar 26, 2020

Press Release from City Manager Reynolds

Mar 18, 2020

Press Release from City Manager Reynolds.

Mar 18, 2020

Book drop available, fines to be forgiven, Library materials available by request.

Mar 14, 2020

Press Release from City Manager Reynolds.

Mar 11, 2020

See the message here.

Mar 06, 2020

Take the survey online or print and mail/drop-off at City Hall by March 30.

Mar 05, 2020

Links to San Benito County and CDC websites along with information for parents & students (English, Spanish).

Feb 29, 2020

See the complete notice here regarding the recommendation of amendments to two ordinances.

Feb 28, 2020

See the complete notice here.

Feb 11, 2020

9:00 a.m. to noon, San Juan Bautista Library, 801 Second Street    Agenda

Feb 05, 2020

See the complete notice here regarding an ordinance banning certain single use plastics.

Feb 03, 2020

2019 Novel Coronavirus Patients Transferred Out of County for Medical Care

Jan 26, 2020

The Library hours on Fridays are now Noon to 7:00 P.M.

Jan 13, 2020

Beginning January 1, 2020, the City Planning and Building Departments will enforce the 2019 Edition of California Building Standards Codes. See the full press release here.

Jan 12, 2020

See the complete notice here regarding an appeal of the December 12, 2019 Planning Commission approval for 107 Third Street.

Dec 06, 2019

See the complete notice here regarding the Housing Element.

Dec 06, 2019

See the complete notice here regarding Cannabis.

Dec 04, 2019

The December 3 HRB & PC meetings were adjourned to Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in City Hall, 311 Second Street in San Juan Bautista.

Nov 21, 2019

See the complete notice here.

Nov 20, 2019

Approved on November 19, 2019 and filed with the County Clerk on November 20, 2019

Nov 18, 2019

The Historic Resources Board will be discussing the State Historic Park Master Plan at its December 3 meeting.

Nov 13, 2019

See what's going on at our Library! FY19 Library Summary

Oct 25, 2019

The program has started with warning tags in October. Beginning November 2, citations will be issued. Towing will begin the week of November 11.

Oct 22, 2019

This Administrative Draft is available for public review here.

Oct 15, 2019

Approved on October 15, 2019 and filed with the County Clerk on October 16, 2019

Oct 08, 2019

Approved on October 8, 2019 and filed with the County Clerk on October 10, 2019

Oct 07, 2019

Learn what's going on in our community. Hosted by the San Juan Bautista Library Axuiliary & the San Juan Bautista Community Business Association.     Flyer   

Sep 28, 2019

Youth ages 12-18 living within the Aromas San Juan Unified School District are invited to apply.

Sep 27, 2019

See the complete notice here.

Sep 20, 2019

See the complete notice here.

Aug 23, 2019

If you already have a Library Card, and you return long-overdue books, your fines will be waived!

Aug 22, 2019

All residents age 60 and up are encouraged to fill out & submit the 2019 Senior Survey.

Jul 24, 2019

Draft Housing Element Document    Mitigated Negative Declaration Document    Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration

Jul 23, 2019

Find out what PG&E is doing to further reduce wildfire risks.

Jun 29, 2019

The new rates are availble here.

Jun 20, 2019

Effective June 20, 2019, the Municipal Code was amended to ban smoking in outdoor dining areas.

Jun 12, 2019

At the Regular Meeting on June 18, 2019, the City Coucil will consider an employment agreement.

May 16, 2019

City Council will hear a presentation at its next meeting on Tuesday, May 21.

May 07, 2019

San Juan Bautista Water 'runs clear'

Apr 19, 2019

Current information on the City's water system.

Apr 04, 2019

Residents have free accesss to the Water Resources Association of San Benito County.

Jan 22, 2019

MBCP delivered $8,902 in cost savings to residents & businesses in San Juan Bautista in 2018.

Dec 21, 2018

The City now has a safe, redundant water supply. The high iron/manganese well is now on stand-by & the water discoloration issue will go away.

Dec 06, 2018

The City of San Juan Bautista was very saddened today to learn of the passing of their mayor and beloved resident, the Honorable Jim West. 

Oct 09, 2018

Bring your energy & enthusiasm to add to the Committee's work in implementing the City's 2035 General Plan.

Sep 27, 2018

Beginning October 4, Story Time is every Thursday, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Sep 19, 2018

Understanding Your Bill

Sep 10, 2018

Construction on the Rancho Vista Project is limited to certain days and hours.

Jul 13, 2018

The City has a step-by-step process for issuing tickets to overweight trucks going through the city. Click on link above to read more.

May 29, 2018

Youth ages 12-18 living within the Aromas San Juan Unified School District boundaries are invited to apply.

Mar 23, 2018

The State Water Board Division of Drinking Water has lifted the mandatory warning for high levels of nitrates in the City of San Juan Bautista Water System. 

Jan 30, 2018

Check out the City's Twitter, Facebook and Instragram pages!

May 28, 2017

Apr 30, 2017

Check out this wonderful piece on San Juan Bautista from ABC's series "Get Outta Town."