Recent News


“Common Scents”
WPWMA Odor Workshop October 17th

Common Scents workshop graphicResidents near Blue Oaks or Whitney Ranch who are concerned about odors should attend this public meeting held by the Western Placer Waste Management Authority (WPWMA) on Tuesday, October 17th to discuss odors and other operational issues of importance to local residents.  The meeting will take place at 6:00 PM at the WPWMA’s offices at 3033 Fiddyment Road, near the corner of Athens Avenue in Roseville.


Transit Meetings
Is the existing transit system meeting your needs?

The City of Rocklin via the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) is providing opportunities for your input on whether the existing transit system is meeting your needs.

Each year, usually in October, the PCTPA solicits testimony on Transit Needs that may exist in Placer County including all the incorporated Cities within the County.


Rocklin Firefighters Save Homes from Fire Burning Backyard Sheds

The Rocklin Fire Department responded to a fire on Sunday, Oct. 1 to find flames engulfing sheds and garbage cans on either side of a common fence between two homes. When the first engines arrived, the fire filled the space between the homes with flames contacting the walls and roof of each.

Aggressive, professional action from Rocklin Fire, with assistance from the Lincoln Fire Department, Roseville Fire Department and Cal Fire, kept the fire from causing major damage to either home.



Upcoming Sport Events
Johnson-Springview Park

With Johnson-Springview Park being one of our largest and most popular parks, we have a variety of sports groups that seek out this park for invitationals and other large competitions. Check here for info about these upcoming events.


Medication Take-Back Day
Multiple agencies taking back unwated prescription drugs Oct. 28

Medication Take-Back Day, Oct. 28, 2017 in Placer County (graphic)

On Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Rocklin Police Department and multiple agencies across western Placer County will help the public prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  The public is encouraged to bring pills for disposal to the sites listed below, including the Rocklin Police Department at 4080 Rocklin Road. (Liquids, needles, sharps or illegal drugs will not be accepted)  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.


Rocklin Veterans Day Ceremony

Veterans Day Ceremony in Rocklin 2017

The Rocklin American Legion Post 620 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 904 will honor veterans with an event Friday, Nov. 11 at the Rocklin Cemetery.

Speakers include Rocklin Police Chief Ron Lawrence and retired U.S. Air Force lt. Col. John Cara. The master of ceremonies will be Lou Skulis, commander of the American Legion Post 620. There will be a flag ceremony by the Whitney High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps. The public is invited to attend.

When: Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at 11 a.m.