Survey underway for input on Senior Activity Center

Thursday October 2, 2014

The City of Napa Parks and Recreation Services Department is conducting a survey to get input on the Senior Activity Center as part of the Feasibility Study process. All residents are invited to complete the online survey. Follow this link to respond to the 11 questions.

Fire Department reminds you - working smoke alarms save lives

Thursday October 2, 2014

Working smoke alarms can make a life-saving difference in a fire. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!”

Along with firefighters and safety advocates nationwide, the Napa City Fire Department is joining forces with the nonprofit National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) during Fire Prevention Week, October 5-11, to remind local residents about the importance of having working smoke alarms in the home and testing them monthly.

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Police Department offers free LEAD training

Wednesday September 24, 2014

On Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. the Napa Police Department hosts a four hour LEAD (Licensee Education on Alcohol and Drugs) Training in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 955 School Street. Kathy Chavez from the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control will facilitate this free voluntary prevention and education program for retail licensees, their employees and applicants. Existing licensees, their employees, special events producers and the general public are welcome to attend. The class is informative and will include instruction on responsible beverage service, checking various forms of identification, detecting and preventing illegal activity, reducing liability and much more. Each person that completes the training will receive a card that they have suc-cessfully completed a LEAD training course. The benefits of LEAD training include reduced risk of liability, possible reduced insurance premiums, and education on ways to deal with difficult situations.
To reserve a spot call Lt. Debbie Peecook at 707-257-9256 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Open House Oct 11 for Fire and Life Safety Day

Wednesday September 24, 2014

The City of Napa invites the community to the 18th Annual Fire and Life Safety Day Open House on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Fire Station #1, 930 Seminary Street. This educational and fun-filled day will include participants from the Napa Fire Department, Napa Police Department, Napa Dispatch, County and Volunteer Fire Departments, California Highway Patrol, AMR Ambulance, Red Cross and C.E.R.T., Safe Kids Napa Valley, Queen of the Valley Hospital, PG&E and more. It's a family-friendly opportunity to learn more about safety and get to know the people who provide public safety services. There is no cost for the open house. 

Workshops for quake recovery this week at NapaLAC

Tuesday September 23, 2014

Three free workshops are scheduled this week at the Napa Local Assistance Center (NapaLAC) at 301 First Street. The Contractors State License Board will present "Unlicensed Contractors Beware" on Wed Sept 24 at 12:30pm and 4:00pm. The workshop is for the public and will include short videos that show how to make informed choices and explain how the enforcement arm of CSLB works. On Thur Sept 25, Napa County Mental Health will present a workshop titled “Tips for Survivors of Traumatic Events” at 12:30 p.m. A workshop titled “Napa-Sonoma Small Business Development Center Business Assistance” will also be presented at the NapaLAC on Thur Sept 25 at 5:30 p.m. There is no cost or pre-registration required to attend these workshops. For general information on services at the NapaLAC visit or call 707-258-7829.