Category: Local

Traffic Enforcement Operations Planned for Modesto

Modesto, CA – Modesto Police Department will step up Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations on Sunday with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists. The department has mapped out locations over the past 3 years where pedestrian and bike collisions have …

Modesto Interim Fire Chief Appointed

The City of Modesto announced today the appointment of Alan Ernst, Operations Division Chief, as Interim Fire Chief. Chief Ernst is a 20-year veteran of the Modesto Fire Department, beginning his career as a firefighter and promoting through the ranks. “With the retirement of Chief Slamon, …

Modesto Returning to Twice Weekly Watering April 1

The State Water Resources Control Board voted on February 8 to extend its existing water conservation regulations for 270 days, unless Governor Brown lifts the drought emergency proclamation or the State Water Board determines that emergency regulations should be modified or rescinded. The extended regulations prohibit …

Virgin America US will disappear in 2019

The company was acquired last year by Alaska Air which decided to dilute the brand; After the purchase, the group became the fifth largest line in the country. It was the first firm to offer Wi-Fi on board on all flights, satellite TV and plugs in …