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City News & Events

An Easier Way to Submit Your Building Permit Application!

The City of Orland would like to announce a faster way for home owners and contractors to submit their application for a building permit. We are now accepting online application submissions. Visit the Building Department page here on our website to get started now!

Former Police Chief Pasero is Remembered

Mayor Charles Gee today expressed condolences on the passing of Robert "Bob" Pasero.
"On behalf of the City of Orland I want to express our sadness on Bob Pasero's passing.
Bob served as a police officer in Orland and as chief of police from 2004 to his retirement in 2010. He was an outstanding community organizer, leaving a legacy of service through Orland Pride, the many parades he organized and emceed his Motor- Icicle Run fundraisers, and many other charitable and community-spirited endeavors. He will always be remembered for his active recognition of local veterans and fallen heroes. We extend our sincere sympathy to Bob's widow, Priscilla, and their family."

Services will be held September 15, 2018 in Vinsonhaler Park starting at 10AM.

November 2018 General Election

The City of Orland General Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. There are two City Council seats open, presently filled by Mayor Charles Gee and Councilmember Dennis G. Hoffman. The term of the office will begin Monday, December 3, 2018 and ends in December, 2022.

What Do You Need In A Survival Kit? Image result for American Red Cross

Being prepared means being equipped with the proper supplies you may need in the event of an emergency or disaster. Keep your supplies in an easy-to-carry emergency prepardness kit that you can use at home or take with you in case you must evacuate.

The American Red Cross is a good resource to reference.

Measure A Report Released

The City Council of the City of Orland on a 5-0 vote at their July 16, 2018 Council meeting accepted and authorized for publication the City's first-ever report of its local 1/2¢ transactions tax approved by voters in 2016 and known as "Measure A." More information can be found in their media release.

Orland Center for the Arts & Gallery

The Gallery'sAugust/September show will be the 9th Annual Group Show beginning August 3 and ending September 22. The first Friday event for September 7 will be a book signing and reading by fine art photographer and gifted poet, Steven Elliott, from his beautiful, newly published book. Event begins at 7PM. More information can be found on the Gallery's website. If you have not visited the Gallery, you can watch an interview on YouTube with Arts Commission Chairperson Rae Turnbull on the Gallery and artist Mollie Flath.

Request for Proposals Released

The City of Orland is requesting proposals (RFP) from qualified, interested firms to provide
professional Engineering Design Services for the Tehama Street Rehabilitation and Road
Improvement project. Proposals shall be submitted in a sealed package clearly marked “TEHAMA STREET REHABILITATION AND ROAD IMPROVEMENTS – PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING DESIGN SERVICES” by August 22, 2018.

City of Orland Becomes the 40th Bee City USA in the Nation and the Queen Bee Capital of North Bee City USAAmerica

Press release and a short news clip from KRCR TV news.

Are You Frustrated with Your Internet Connection?

In conjunction with the California Public Utilities Commission, the Geographical Information Center (GIC) at CSU, Chico is collecting important data from our region to prove the case that improved service is desperately needed, and to show that in some areas, businesses are not receiving the speeds that their carriers are advertising. By completing the Survey and taking part in the CalSPEED usage study, you will be confirming or refuting carrier supplied information and helping provide a more accurate description of coverage in California.

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Glenn County wants your opinion about walking and bicycling around the County to assist the Glenn County Transportation Commission (GCTC) as they develop a long-range, comprehensive plan for creating truly walkable and bikeable environments throughout the county, including both its cities and unincorporated areas. The information gathered through the survey will help the County understand where sidewalks, street crossings, bikeways, and other pedestrian and bicycle improvements are needed.  To reach the survey go to:  https://www.glenncountyatp.com/

Our Hope & Heritage

The small version (maquette) of Tamara Bonet's public art bronze is now completed and available. According to Arts Commissioner Rae Turnbull, "..it's gorgeous....as is the work she's doing on the lifesize one."

ChicoER Editorial Columns About Orland

If you don't subscribe to the Chico Enterprise Record or you want a print-out to send to family and friends, we have provided David Little's editorials from December 18, 2016 and December 25, 2016.

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Placing fats, oil and grease down your drain costs you money by clogging private and public sewer line pipes. COOL IT – CAN IT- TRASH IT.