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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Architecture Design Workshop Set For June 25th

 

The public is invited to a workshop for the release and introduction to the draft Architecture Design Guidelines from the Planning Department on Monday June 25th at 5:30 pm at the Tehachapi Police Department Community Room.

This will be an oppor...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

City Council Appointment Application Available Now

The Tehachapi City Council is seeking applicants for appointment to a vacant Council seat. Below are some frequently asked questions in regards to this vacancy and the links for the application. All applications must be turned in to Tehachapi City Hall. 1...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

4th of July Festival, Fireworks Return to Tehachapi

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The City of Tehachapi in conjunction with the Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District is proud to announce the events lineup for the All-American 4th of July Festival on Wednesday, July 4. This year’s festival is presented by sPower.

The ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Mayor Ed Grimes, 1943-2018

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At 1:45 PM, on Monday, May 21, 2018, Tehachapi lost one of its most vocal champions when Mayor Ed Grimes passed away, surrounded by his large and loving family.

Despite serving as a member of the Tehachapi City Council since January 2003, Ed of...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

Residents Turn Out For 'Coffee With A Cop'

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On Thursday May 10, 2018 the Tehachapi Police Department teamed up with McDonald’s in Tehachapi for Coffee with a Cop and invited the community to stop by and say hello.

"These events allow people to come up and talk to police off...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

Tehachapi Announces Lowest Part 1 Crime Rate in City History

 

Thanks to the efforts of the community in cooperation with Tehachapi Police Department, the Part I Crime rate for the City of Tehachapi dropped to an all-time low in 2017.

Police Chief Kent Kroeger reported that Part I Crime levels dropped 18.4 ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

Freedom Plaza Earns Statewide Recognition

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Tehachapi’s Freedom Plaza and Visitor’s Center, already recipient of three regional awards by the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Council for Engineering Companies, will now be recognized with another award at the ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Elections Official Provides Facts in District-Elections Issue

In order to clarify and to provide facts surrounding the City’s change from at-large to district-based elections I would like to offer the following information on the history of the district voting ordinance as unanimously approved by the Tehac...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Safety Milestone Reached for City Employees

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The City of Tehachapi for the first time recorded an injury free year for its workforce.

"We have special people who are committed to working for the city and making it a great place to live and work. Tyler Napier has worked very hard in c...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Tehachapi Hosts KCAC Dinner

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The City of Tehachapi hosted members of the Kern County Association of Cities for a special dinner at The Shed restaurant on Monday October 30.

"We get together to learn about each cities winning stories in their economic growth and then ask ourselv...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

TPD Prescription Drug Take Back Results

On Saturday, October 28, 2017 the Tehachapi Police Department participated in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, which aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of p...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

City Staff Honored for Milestones

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On Tuesday October 24 the City of Tehachapi recognized employees for reaching milestone markers for their years of service to the City. "We are so lucky to have dedicated people in our organization. The city would not function at the high level it d...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Greg Garrett Selected for GAVEA Board of Directors

Tehachapi City Manager Greg Garrett has been selected to serve of the Board of Directors for the Greater Antelope Valley Economic Alliance (GAVEA). This three year term will allow Tehachapi and Eastern Kern County to continue to have a voice in the econo...

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