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Volunteers Needed for Mojave River Cleanup Campaign

The City of Victorville is teaming up with San Bernardino County Sheriff's Project H.O.P.E, for a one day cleanup effort of the Mojave River.  The date is Saturday, June 13 from 7:30 am to 12:00pm.  All volunteers must complete and return this waiver. 

Read the press release here:    Waiver Form

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Public Works Day

We are excited to announce that we are celebrating the City of Victorville's 14th Annual Public Works Day on Thursday, May 21st.



Stay Cool at Doris Davis Park Pool this Memorial Day!

Doris Davies Park Pool will be open on Monday, May 25th for two swim sessions.  Beginning June 6th, the pool will be open weekends and holidays. 

Get the full schedule here:

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Paint Drop-off Event for all Victor Valley Residents

Attention businesses, contractors, & households!  Bring your paint, stain and varnish to this FREE Paint Drop-off event at Mavericks Stadium on Saturday, May 30th from 9 am - 1 pm.  Get all the details here.

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Attention Sponsors and Vendors!  Please join us for another successful event at Victorville City Hall

The City of Victorville Fall Festival is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 3rd at Victorville City Hall.  We are looking for Sponsors and Vendors!  Send your application in today, as spots are sure to fill up fast!

Sponsor Application     Vendor Application

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Summer Edition of Victorville Rec Pages & City Guide Now Available

The Summer guide has something for just about everyone!  Check out the "Rec Pages" here for information about City of Victorville services, parks, facilities, summer pool hours, upcoming special events and more!

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The need is constant.  The gratification is instant.  Give blood.

The City of Victorville will be hosting a Blood Drive at City Hall on Wednesday, May 20, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be parked in the Victorville City Hall parking lot at 14343 Civic Drive.  Call now to schedule your appointment: 1-800-Red-Cross.  Check the event poster here

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The City Manager responds to the recently released Audit Report of Water Rates

Open letter to the California State Auditor:

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Biking & Walking Survey

The City of Victorville is looking to garner opinions on biking and walking in the city.   We ask for constituent's assistance in answering a survey which will help the City develop priorities for bike and pedestrian improvements in the future.  Proceed to the survey

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Used Oil Filter Exchange & Recycling Event

San Bernardino County residents can bring up to 3 used oil filters to recycle, and exchange for new oil filters for free.  Get details for this one day event

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Victorville Community Cleanup Day A Huge Success!

Close to 800 Volunteers participated in the event and collected close to 10 tons of litter!  Get the results for the event here

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Earth Day at the MRF!

Celebrate Earth Day at the MRF on Saturday, May 2nd.  Take a tour of the MRF, Free Compost & Mulch Giveaway, Free Shred Fest and Tire Reycling, Door Prizes and Giveaways.  Join the celebration from 8 am to noon.  Get the location and details here:

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Master Composter Training Set For Saturday, April 25

Learn how to make valuable compost for your garden.  This FREE class will be taught by the Master Composter Coordinator Mr. Don Woo.  Get the details here

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Money Smart Week at the Victorville City Library

A series of FREE workshops will take place the week of April 20th.  Each workshop has limited space, so be sure to reserve your spot.    Check out the week long series here:

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Make it a "Clean Sweep Weekend" at the City of Victorville Recycling Drop-off Center on Anacapa Rd.

Make your weekend of April 18 your weekend for Spring Cleaning.  Bring your surplus shoes and clothes to the Recycling Drop-off Center for a chance to win great prizes.  Event is from 8 am to noon.  Check out the event flyer for details.   Click here for the Press Release:

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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center Closed April 5th 

In observance of Easter Sunday, the City of Victorville Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center (HHWCC) will be closed on Sunday, April 5, 2015. Press Release.

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E-Billing Insert

Click here to view the latest E-billing Insert.



Spring Festival & Egg Hunt is on its way

Hook Community Center is hosting the Spring Festival Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4th from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Hook Park.  Bring your own basket and enjoy the vendor fair, bounce houses, carnival games, and more.  Tickets are $5.00 the day of the event.  Click here for details...

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Get "Fit in the Park" at Doris Davies Park

The City of Victorville held a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open a new work out area at Doris Davies Park.  Read the press release here.  Click here to see the ribbon cutting photo



Save Money and Water at the Water Conservation Plant Fair

March 14, 2015 from 9am to 12pm

The City of Victorville's Water Conservation Team has partnered with the Home Depot to bring customers great discounts on select varieties of low water use plants.  There will also be Kids' Workshops designed for children ages 5-12.  See the event flyer here

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Show Your Community Pride and Join Community Cleanup Day

The City is seeking sponsors and volunteers for the upcoming April 11th Community Cleanup Day.  Together we can make a difference!     

Business Community Sponsorship Form    Waiver Form       Press Release

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2015 State Of The City

On Wednesday, February 4th, Mayor Garcia and the City Council delivered the 2015 State of the City Address. The presentation provided an overview of progress made toward “Elevating the Quality of Life” in Victorville during 2014, as well as plans for 2015 and beyond.

View the 2015 State of the City Address here.

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Used Oil Filter Exchange & Recycling Event

San Bernardino County residents can bring up to 3 used oil filters to recycle, and exchange for new oil filters for free.  Get details for this one day event here

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Mark your calendars to attend the City of Victorville's Shred Fests!

The City of Victorville has announced the dates for all Shred Fest events for 2015.  The first event is this Saturday, February 7, at 8 am.


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E-Billing Insert

Click here to view the latest E-billing Insert.



Sign up for Automatic Payments and never miss your Due Date!

Your utility bill can now be automatically paid via Electronic Fund Transfer from your checking or savings account. It’s easy to sign up, simply bring or mail your completed, signed form to the City of Victorville Customer Service Department. For more details or to obtain the form, click here:

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Weather Based Irrigation Controller Class

Sign up today to attend one of two free classes to obtain a Weather Based Irrigation Controller designed to help water customers save water and money.  Space is limited so call now to reserve your spot.  Get the details here

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