City of Ripon, California



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259 N. Wilma Avenue
Ripon, CA 95366
San Joaquin County


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Copyright � 1998 City of Ripon
All Rights Reserved
Published: 04/18/98
Refreshed: 01/16/08
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Spring Clean Up

Southwest side of Highway 99
May 1 - 4 (pick up on May 5)

Northeast side of Highway 99
May 8 - 11 (pick up on May 12)

For questions, call Sarah at
599-2151 or by e-mail at

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For residents that live in the following areas:

Fairway Oaks are to place items on Milgeo Avenue.

Tiffany Estates are to place items on Gilbert Avenue.

Chesapeake Landing are to place items on Cindy Drive.

City Projects (updated 4/28/08)

Main St./Stockton Ave.Click Here
S. Frontage RoadClick Here
Boesch-Kingery/Lan ParksClick Here
Detour MapClick Here

Department of Motor Vehicles

New Services and Information available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • Renewing a California Driver License
  • Paying fees online
  • Renewing a vehicle registration
  • Setting up appointments at any California DMV
  • Ordering personalized and specialized plates for a vehicle or vessel
  • Changing a residence or mailing address for a California Driver License or Identification card!

Election Results 2008

Secretary of StateGo to External Site

California Voter InformationGo to External Site

Registrar of Voters ResultsGo to External Site

Smart VoterGo to External Site

Polling Place Look UpGo to External Site

Recycling Program

We recycle glass, plastic, newspaper, cardboard, CRV beverage containers, batteries, computers, printers, monitors and televisions.

Location: Park and Ride lot on Industrial Avenue
Day: Saturday
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

All proceeds benefit the Ripon Elementary School Parent Faculty Clubs.
Please -- no garbage! . . .

Meet our Neighbors from Ripon, England

Ripon, England

Ripon, UK, is asking for your help.
Read the story here:Arrow Save our Spa

Clean Green Yard Machine

Exchange your gas powered lawn mower for a Neuton electric mower, and get 62% off the retail price.

Offer ends May 31, or until 1,100 mower have been replaced.

Get all the information:

San Joaquin County Commission on Aging

Get involved with the advisory counsel to the Department of Aging.
One member is needed from the City of Ripon.
Must be age 60 or older.

WebsiteGo to External Site



Stanislaus River

Photo by Ron Haht
Click on the image to view full-size picture.

View the
Veterans' Memorial Service

Photos by Glenn Hickman

Got Pictures?
If you have a picture of the Ripon area that you would like to share, send them in .jpg or .gif format to Submit Photo  The City of Ripon reserves the right to determine if the photo is appropriate for the web site.

West Nile Virus Reports

San Joaquin County Mosquito & Vector Control District

No new human cases
Bulletin 11-1-07

Remove all standing water or add mosquito fish.
Good tips . . . Arrow

City Hall will be closed on these holidays:

Jan. 1 - New Years Holiday
Feb. 18 - Presidents' Day
May 26 - Memorial Day
July 4  - Independence Day
Sept. 1 - Labor Day
Nov. 11 - Veterans' Day
Nov. 27 & 28 - Thanksgiving
Dec. 25 - Christmas

Disaster Management Emergency Operations Plan

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Emergency Information

There are no emergencies in Ripon at this time, but in case of a local emergency, information would be posted  here   Arrow

Information would also be available on our local cable TV channel 2.

Earthquake Information

Dept. of Homeland Security