In the heart of California's Central Valley, Turlock is the second largest city in Stanislaus County with a population which has grown steadily from 13,992 in 1970 to over 70,000 today. Home of California State University Stanislaus (CSUS), Turlock provides an unusual opportunity to combine a quality learning environment with relaxed rural living.
We are committed to being an open and transparent city government dedicated to building public trust and keeping residents better informed and engaged in government. Transparency improves accountability and understanding of City operations.
Manage Your Utility Bill
Register for an online account, and you can make a payment on your account, sign up for paperless billing and automatic monthly payments, as well as view your water consumption on a monthly, daily, or hourly basis.
View Adoptable Animals
View animals from our Animal Services shelter that are available for adoption. These animals are waiting for you to bring them home.
Crime Activity in Turlock
View Turlock's most wanted, missing persons, and unsolved cases. View crime activity on a map to see what is happening in your neighborhood. View our most recent press releases.
Applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., 11/29/2017 or until 250 qualified, completed, and approved application packets are received.
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Santa Fire Truck Tours
This year, Santa will be visiting us from December 1 - 20. He hopes to drive by your street and wish you a Merry Christmas. Keep an "ear" out for the sirens and Christmas music in order to catch a glimpse of Santa and his elves.
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Landscape Watering Days
As of November 1, even numbered homes may water on Saturdays, and odd numbered homes may water on Sundays. Allowed watering times are before 9AM and after 7PM. Winter watering days remain in effect through February 28.
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39th Annual City of Turlock Christmas Parade
Main Street will be magical as floats with lights from top to bottom drive past. Join the City of Turlock for the 39th Annual Christmas Parade.
When: Nov 28 at 6:00 PM, Dec 12 at 6:00 PM Location: City Hall
Festival of Lights
Join the Turlock Downtown Property Owners Association and The City of Turlock in kicking off the holiday season. Visit Main Street for a full holiday experience of shopping, carolers, kids activities, a gingerbread house contest, and of course the 19th annual Tree Lighting.