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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Mayor Ed Grimes Funeral Services

The Grimes family has released the following information regarding the viewing, funeral services and reception for Mayor Ed Grimes.

The following are open to the public.

Viewing: Monday May 28, 4-6 PM, Woods Family Funeral Service, 321 W. F Street, Tehach...

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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 16, 2018

Waste Management Trash/Recycling Schedule for Memorial Day

tehachapi, Calif., Waste Management’s curbside residential and commercial trash and recycling pick-up schedule will be delayed by one day throughout the week of May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. In addition, Waste Management oper...

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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: April 30, 2018

Adopt-A-Flag Program Returns

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TEHACHAPI, CA – In 2012, the City of Tehachapi introduced a sponsorship program that allowed businesses, organizations, families or individuals to sponsor an American flag in downtown Tehachapi.

The sponsorship program, known as the "Adopt...

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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: 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: 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

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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