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Learn more about youth sports?

Recreation Programs

The Recreation & Community Services Department offers several sports programs for the youth of Salinas. A variety of leagues, clinics, and camps are offered throughout the year. We are now accepting on-line registration and credit cards. To register for our sports programs, please click the following link:

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Apply for the Housing Rehabilitation Program?

Housing and Community Development

The Housing Services Program is a home repair and improvement program serving property owners within the Salinas city limits. Through the HSP, the City of Salinas provides technical and financial assistance, allowing qualifying property owners to correct deficiencies and improve the livability of their residential property. Low interest loans in...

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Find fire safety info for kids?

Fire Department

Keep your children safe by talking to them about fire safety and firefighters early and often.

Fire Safe Kids

Smokey the Bear

Sparky the Fire Dog

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Find a place to take a typing test?

Human Resources

You may submit verification of your typing skills by obtaining a typing certificate from any of the approved agencies listed below. Appointments are necessary. Typing certificates issued from any other agency will be reviewed by Human Resources staff to determine their suitability.

The agencies are listed in alphabetical order....

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Download Data?

GIS Services

Click the link above to see the various ways users can access our data click the link to view our Data Use Instructions.

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Find my lost pet?

Animal Services

If your dog or cat is lost start looking IMMEDIATELY! Don’t wait for your pet to come back on its own. Canvas your neighborhood, calling out for your pet. If they normally respond to a treat jar or favorite squeaky toy, bring it with you. If you don't find your...

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Find info about Measure E?


Measure E is a ½ cent transactions and use tax for General services. The tax was effective April 1, 2006 and will not expire. As part of the ordinance, the Measure E Oversight Committee (Measure E Committee) was formed to make recommendations to the City Council and...

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Find info about Measure G?


Measure G is a 1 cent transactions and use tax for General services. The tax was effective April 1, 2015 and will expire in 15 years.

With the passage of Measure G in November 2014, the City is now in a position to make strategic investments to restore services...

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Find out what Salinas is doing about homelessness?

Public Works

We are working with our partners on a compassionate, real solution to homelessness. That solution requires both that we address immediate needs and that we respond systemically at the scale the problem requires. That’s what we’re doing.

Find more details here: Homelessness in Salinas .

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