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Posted on: January 4, 2019

City of Tehachapi Wins Two Regional Merit Awards

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The Kern Council of Governments has announced their annual Regional Awards of Merit with the City of Tehachapi receiving two honors for 2018.

Tehachapi Police Chief Kent Kroeger was named the recipient of the ‘Richard A. Maxwell Regional Award of Merit for...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Coffee With the Mayor and City Manager a Big Success

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The December 20th Coffee with the Mayor Pro-tem and City Manager event hosted by the City of Tehachapi was the largest attended in the past year. Approximately 30 community members came out to the Coffee Mill to talk and meet with Mayor Pro-tem Susan Wigg...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Economic Development UP-date December #1

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Economic Development UP-date October #2

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

City of Tehachapi Awarded Urban Greening Grant

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SACRAMENTO – The California Natural Resources Agency today announced $24.7 million in funding for 20 infrastructure projects through the state’s Urban Greening program. The City of Tehachapi was awarded $889,300 for the Citywide Tree P...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Prescription Drug Take Back Results Announced

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On Saturday October 27, 2018, the Tehachapi Police Department participated in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, which aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescripti...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

City of Tehachapi Launches New-Look Website

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The City of Tehachapi unveiled the newly-redesigned LiveUpTehachapi.com and TehachapiCityHall.com homepages on Monday October 15th as part of a new online platform with website provider Civic Plus.

Formerly two websites, the new page combines both URL dest...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Economic Development UP-date October #1

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Tehachapi Boulevard Bike Path Receives Local Recognition

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The City of Tehachapi was honored on September 27th, 2018 with an engineering award from the American Society of Civil Engineers for the Tehachapi Boulevard Bike Path Project. 

"The City of Tehachapi is honored to receive an award from the Am...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Economic Development UP-date, September #1

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

New Public Works Director Hired

 

The City of Tehachapi is pleased to announce the hiring of Don Marsh as Public Works Director. Marsh, a Tehachapi resident, has more than 15 years of management experience including 11 years as a Maintenance Manager, Engineer and Planner at Lehi...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

City Issues Building Permits for Walmart

It's official as the Walmart plans and final permits were issued at Tehachapi City Hall on July 24, 2018. The project has been in planning for several years at a site on Tucker Road near Tehachapi Blvd.Jay Schlosser Developmen...Read on...

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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 ...

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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: 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

Perrin Cowan and Greg Garrett

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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