Roseville City Council appoints Sheidenberger as next City Attorney
At its April 7 meeting, the Roseville City Council named Michelle Sheidenberger as the new City Attorney effective May 29, 2021. Sheidenberger, who has served as Assistant City Attorney since 2015, will replace Bob Schmitt, who is retiring after 22 years of city employment including more than six years as City Attorney.
“This is more than a job to me,” Sheidenberger said. “Roseville is my community and my home. This is where I’ve raised my family and I have a vested interest in ensuring the Council can achieve its goals.”
The City Manager and the City Attorney are the only two staff positions directly hired by the City Council.
City teams with local high schools for “Careers in Government Day 2021”
To address the growing public service workforce gap, the City of Roseville and Roseville Joint Union High School District are providing local students the opportunity to explore careers in public service during “Careers in Government Day 2021” April 14, 27, and 28.
More than 500 local high school students in twenty different classes will hear City of Roseville employees discuss their career fields in local government through virtual presentations. Students will learn about the skills needed to join a government agency and explore high-demand public sector careers.
Among the career fields City employees will be discussing are:
Roseville joins nationwide challenge to be more water wise
Mayor Krista Bernasconi is asking Roseville residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely as part of the National Mayor’s Challenge for water conservation
During the entire month of April, water customers can make a series of simple pledges at mywaterpledge.com to use water more efficiently, reduce pollution, and save energy.
Customers taking the pledge can win $3,000 toward their home utility bill, water saving fixtures, and hundreds of other prizes. Plus, one lucky charity from a winning city will receive a 2021 Toyota Highlander Hybrid to serve the community.
The Inspiration Garden, appropriately fitting to inspire new ideas, thinking and approaches to having a sustainable landscape, will include nearly 300 new plantings – California natives as well as low- to mid-water use plants and trees.
The diversity in plants species will allow for year-round color and texture while also reducing water use and maintenance.
Your guide to summer has arrived. The latest edition of Experience PRL is online now and starts hitting mailboxes this week.
The new magazine style format has all of your favorite programs plus fun kids' activities and interesting articles to keep you informed. Explore summer camps, tot and youth sports, swim lessons, safety classes and more.
Sixty-five lane miles of arterial streets will be resurfaced throughout Roseville this year. Construction is now underway and will be completed by late fall.
You'll notice that along with resurfacing, pedestrian curb ramps will receive upgrades to meet current ADA accessibility laws.
Keep an eye on digital message boards for current work dates and times in each area. Working hours will vary depending on traffic volumes and scheduled to minimize disruption to motorists, residents, schools and businesses.
Due to the on-ramp work, a portion of the Miner's Ravine Trail is closed from Sculpture Park to Harding Boulevard through October. Closed areas are marked with signs and barricades. For your safety, do not enter the construction zone.
Initial Seating of eight members of the Independent Redistricting Commission
6 p.m., Monday, April 19 Roseville City Council Chambers
Applicants are not required to be present
The drawing will be open to limited in-person attendance. To remain in compliance with the state’s public health guidance, attendance will only be open to applicants. Face coverings are required and will be provided to those who don’t have a mask.
Selection of Three At-Large Members and Five Alternates By Eight Seated Members:
6 p.m., Monday, May 10 Roseville City Council Chambers
Initial Eight Members Must Be Present
Remaining Applicants Can Be in Attendance to Answer Any Questions Prior to selection of the remaining members
The US Census Bureau has adjusted the date cities will be notified of redistricting counts and population changes. The data sets were originally set to be delivered by March 2021, but due to the pandemic, and the many lawsuits regarding the official count, cities will not have the data until September 30, 2021.
The Fiddyment Farm Neighborhood Association is NOT an HOA and there are no fees or dues. We are here to:
Provide an open forum through which all members of the neighborhoods can participate in the identity, social culture, growth, development, and activities of the neighborhoods.
Identify and communicate the issues and concerns of the Association members to the Roseville Coalition of Neighborhood Associations, the City of Roseville, and other appropriate entities.
Keep all members of the neighborhoods informed regarding issues vital, or of interest, to the well-being of the neighborhoods.
Encourage and facilitate communication and cohesiveness among all the people of the neighborhoods. To act in cooperation with government and non-government agencies to preserve and improve peace, safety and property values in the neighborhoods.