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Primary Election June 4
The Statewide Direct Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. The last day to register to vote in this election is May 19, 2014. Registration forms are available at Cypress City Hall or you may register online through the Orange County Registrar of Voters at www.ocvote.com. MORE >

Myra Avenue Pump Station No. 3 Reconstruction Project
City Council recently allocated funding for the construction of the Myra Avenue Pump Station No. 3 Reconstruction Project. The existing pump station, located at 4281 Myra Avenue, is over 50 years old and there is past evidence of street flooding within its service area. The station has reached the end of its useful design life and requires upgrades for compliance with current Orange County Flood Control District (OCFCD) design standards. MORE >

Los Alamitos Race Course Development Information
A "Project Page" has been created for the proposed development on the Los Alamitos Race Course. MORE >

Cypress School District Project
A "Project Page" has been created for the proposed reuse of the Mackay School and District Office sites located at 8721 Cypress Avenue and 9470 Moody Street in the City of Cypress.

Street Resurfacing to Begin in April
As part of the ongoing effort to maintain and upgrade City streets, the City Council has recently allocated funding for the slurry sealing of various residential and arterial streets throughout the City beginning April 2014. MORE >

Overwatering is Out
Orange County! Overwatering is Out. Efficient Watering is In. It’s time for Orange County residents to take back their sidewalks! Broken, misdirected or “overenthusiastic” sprinklers sometimes spray sidewalks or the street instead of lawns. Come to one of the OC Garden Friendly events to learn how you can save water and prevent runoff. If you can’t make it to these events, there is plenty of information that we have for you. MORE >

Veteran Recognition Program
The City of Cypress is pleased to announce the implementation of the "Veteran Recognition Program" to honor and recognize Cypress military veterans. The program is open to any person who has honorably served in the military. A veteran may be a Cypress resident, have immediate family that resides in Cypress, or work in the City, and may also include veterans that are deceased.

Over Irrigation in Orange County: Help us fight pollution, save water, energy, and money by decreasing your water usage
Orange County residents are starting to reduce the amount of water they use by cutting back the number of days they water by 1 day per week. By going off a watering schedule, it will let residents know when and how long to water a certain area. Having a watering schedule would help you know the exact amount of water needed to replenish soil moisture to your lawns and gardens. MORE >

2014 State of the City Luncheon
Mayor Leroy Mills delivered the State of the City Address, and the BRACE, AGENT and SPIRIT Program honorees were recognized at the 2014 State of the City Luncheon held at the Cypress Community Center on January 22, 2014. MORE >

33-Acre Project
Prologis recently notified the City that they will not be developing the site and that the property has been transferred back to the previous owner. A project page has been created for the proposed project on the northeast corner of Katella Avenue and Enterprise Drive. MORE >

Cerritos Avenue Widening Project Begins January 2014
On May 13, 2013, City Council awarded construction the Cerritos Avenue Widening, Public Works Project No. 81. The Public Works Department will begin working on the Cerritos Avenue Widening Project beginning January 2014. The project provides for widening of the roadway, from Walker Street to Angela Avenue to add an additional eastbound through lane to increase the traffic capacity east of the Cerritos Avenue and Walker Street intersection. MORE >

City Council Approves Plans for Sewer Improvements Project 78
The Public Works Department will begin working on repair of Sewer Lines at Various Locations, Public Works Project No. 78 beginning September 3, 2013. This project will repair sewer pipes in various areas through the City. MORE >

Myra Storm Drain Construction
City Council recently allocated funding for the construction of the storm drain detention box in Myra Avenue. This project will provide the Myra Avenue and the adjoining streets with added protection against flooding. Work is scheduled to begin in April 2013 and is tentatively expected to be completed by November 2013. MORE >

Mandatory Commercial Recycling Law
Assembly Bill 341 (AB341) requires mandatory commercial recycling in California beginning July 1, 2012. Businesses or public entities that subscribe to a service of 4 cubic yards or more of solid waste per week must recycle. Multi-family dwellings of 5 units or more must also recycle. MORE >

Registered Sex Offender Restrictions Ordinance
An ordinance of the City of Cypress enacting chapter 17-74 of the Cypress Municipal Code... MORE >

Used Oil Recyling Locations in Cypress
Dump used oil and we all get soaked! Recycle your used oil and oil filters free of charge...