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Pursuant to Government Code 54955, notice is hereby given that the Clovis City Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. has been cancelled due to complications related to a power outage at the Clovis Civic Center. Agenda items scheduled to be heard at this meeting will be continued to the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting on Monday, September 12, 2022, at 6:00 p.m.

For questions, contact: 

Karey Cha, City Clerk

(559) 324-2060

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On June 39, 2022, the California Building Standards Commission adopted the state amendment package to the 2021 model codes, including the 2020 National Electric Code and 2021 Uniform Plumbing and Mechanical Codes. The existing 2019 California Building Standards Codes contain the 2018 model codes (International and Uniform Building Codes, 2017 National Electrical Code, 2019 California Energy Efficiency Standards, and 2019 California Green Building Code Standards. The existing 2019 California Building Standards Codes will expire on December 31, 2022.

The Newly adopted 2022 California Building Standards Codes (CBSC) will become effective on January 1, 2023. No extension of the plan review period or permit issuance period will be granted by the Building Official as outlined in the Building Standards Bulletin 22-01 from the California Building Standards Commission (See attached).

In accordance with the California Building Standards Commission Information Bulletin 22-01.

All applications for building permits submitted on or after January 1, 2023, are subject to compliance with the 2022 California Building Standards Code.

2019 California Building Standards Code remains in effect and applies to all plans, specifications, and construction performed where the application for a building permit is received on or before December 30, 2022.

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Notice hereby given that the deadline for filing nomination papers to run for Clovis City Council is extended to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 17, 2022.

According to the California Elections Code (§10220, §10224, §10407) nominations papers must be filed by 5:00 p.m. on August 12, 2022 (E-88).

If an incumbent does not file nomination papers by 5:00 p.m. on August 12, 2022, the California Elections Code (§10225, §10407) provides that the deadline be extended an additional five (5) days to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, for individuals who are not incumbents to file paperwork. No incumbent may file during the extended filing period.

For more information, contact:
Karey Cha
City Clerk
(559) 324-2060 

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In accordance with CMC 4.7.03(g), notice is hereby given that vacancies currently exist for two (2) eligible organizations to operate booths for the sale of Safe and Sane fireworks.  The City of Clovis allows the sale of Safe and Sane fireworks operated by 31 non-profit enterprises meeting the specifications in Clovis Municipal Code (CMC) 4.7.

Eligible organizations are defined as: An organization which has met all of the following criteria for a continuous period of not less than one full year preceding the submittal of an application for the permit required by this chapter (and which continues to do so thereafter):

  1. The organization must be a duly organized not-for-profit charitable, religious, civic, patriotic or community service organization;
  2. The organization must be headquartered within and clearly affiliated or identified with the City of Clovis;
  3. The organization must be one which provides direct and regular community services and benefits to the citizens of the City of Clovis; and
  4. The organization must hold its regularly scheduled meetings within the City of Clovis.

In order to be considered for the random selection, interested parties should submit a complete application by: April 1, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.

Applications can be printed by clicking here, or picked up and returned to the City Clerk’s office at:

City of Clovis Administration
1033 Fifth Street
Clovis, CA  93612

Applicants submitting a complete application will be selected at random to fill the two (2) vacancies.  If selected, the applicant will be required to complete additional documentation, secure necessary insurance, and comply with all fireworks sales requirements found in CMC 4.7.  Applicants who are not selected shall remain on the list for a period of two (2) years and be selected at random should a vacancy arise.  Existing registered firework booths will receive their standard packet directly from the Fire Department.  Please direct any questions to (559) 324-2201.

Fireworks Application for New Booths – 2022

The State of California’s Fair Political Practices Commission instituted a new regulation effective February 7, 2009, as outlined in Section 18944.1 defining how a public agency may distribute event tickets and passes for a public purpose. To do so require that the City adopt a ticket policy that contains, at a minimum, the following:

  1. A provision setting forth the governmental purposes of the City to be accomplished by the distribution of event passes or tickets;
  2. A provision requiring that the distribution of any ticket or pass by the City to, or at the behest of, a City official accomplish a public purpose of the City; and
  3. A provision prohibiting the transfer by any City official of any ticket or pass, distributed to such official pursuant to the City policy, to any other person, other than members of the official’s immediate family solely for their personal use.

In order to fully implement the requirements of the new regulation, the City Council adopted the Policy on Distribution, Use, and Reporting of Passes and Tickets. In addition to including the provisions outlined above, the policy acknowledges the obligation imposed by the new regulation that the City post certain information regarding the distribution of tickets and passes prominently on the City website.

For questions related to this new regulation, you may wish to contact the FPPC directly at their toll-free number: 1-866-ASK-FPPC (1-866-275-3772) or write to the FPPC at 428 J Street, Suite 620, Sacramento, CA 95814 or on the internet:

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Detectives Investigate Shooting

Last night just after 9:00PM, several 911 calls came into our communications center reporting a shooting at the Sierra Vista Mall. Officers arrived in the area quickly, which was in the parking lot near the southeast portion of the mall, outside of K1 Speed. Our Special Enforcement Team (SET) Detectives

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