Roy Ruhkala, the patriarch of the Rocklin Ruhkalas at over 90 years old, was front and center with multiple generations of his family at the unveiling of the Rocklin Wall of Recognition on Nov. 1 at Peter Hill Heritage Park. The Ruhkalas were joined by two other groups of honorees whose accomplishments were etched on the wall, including representatives of the Rocklin Public Safety Volunteers and former long-time Rocklin City Manager Dr. Carlos Urrutia and his family.
The City of Rocklin was recently named the Best Place to Raise a Family in Placer County based on research by Niche.com, a website that ranks cities, neighborhoods and schools in various categories.
The Best Places to Raise a Family ranking takes into account factors including safety, access to family amenities, affordability and schools, with much of the data sourced from the U.S. census or Niche’s own research.
Rocklin Promotes From Within to Name Assistant City Manager, Community Development Director and Chief Building Official
The City of Rocklin recently promoted three employees to key management positions by naming Marc Mondell Assistant City Manager, David Mohlenbrok Director of Community Development, and Kevin Ruybal Chief Building Official.
Celebrate the holiday season with your family and friends at Quarry Park in Rocklin’s Quarry District. Bring the kids for a fun-filled evening with Santa, face painting, cookies, hot chocolate, cider, performances by local musical groups, and the tree lighting. Click here for more information!
Every December the Rocklin Firefighters are called upon to assist Santa Claus in visiting the neighborhoods of Rocklin. This tradition has been occurring in Rocklin since the 1970’s and has continued to be a favorite event of families in the community. You can follow Santa each night from the the Rocklin Firefighters Local 3847’s Facebook page.