What's the Gonzales Way?

Partnering with Taylor Farms

Partnering with Taylor Farms
Taylor Farms has been an active community partner with the City for many years. One of the most visibly obvious outcomes of this is the wind turbine that helps to create and save power for the city.

The Gonzales Way

The Gonzales Way
The Gonzales Way is the way we raise happy, healthy, successful children in Gonzales, California. It comes down to this: Love, Care, and Connect.

Spotlight on Youth Council

Spotlight on Youth Council
Our Gonzales Youth Council has been making news again! This group of enthusiastic and passionate young leaders is continues to make the City proud with its conscientious involvement in the community and world around them.

How do I

Most frequently asked "How Do I?" questions:

The California Vehicle Code allows local jurisdictions to regulate how long a vehicle may be parked in one spot without moving. The City of Gonzales has such a regulation that makes it unlawful to park a vehicle on a public street for over 72 hours…
The first thing you should do is call the non-emergency number for the police department. An officer will be dispatched to the scene. If you request contact from the officer, s/he will work with you to find a solution to the problem. If you do not…

City Calendar

Logo for the Salinas Valley Solid Waste Authority
01/23/2020 • 6:00 pm
Board of Directors Meeting Regularly meets the 3rd Thursday of month at 6:00 p.m. 117 Fourth Street, Gonzales, CA  93926 
02/03/2020 • 6:00 pm
02/10/2020 • 6:00 pm

Community News

Community Leader Jean Salcido
Community Leader Jean Salcido Community and City Leaders Meet for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Dinner December 17, 2019 Gonzales, CA—The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) recently selected the City of Gonzales as one of five communities in…
Monterey County Resolution RWJF Award
Monterey County Board of Supervisors commends the City of Gonzales for winning the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize. City Councilmember Paul Miller and City Manager Rene Mendez accepted the official Resolution.  Gonzales is…
City of Gonzales Community Gift Tree
The Gonzales Police Department needs your help to bring Holiday Joy to a Gonzales child. Participate in the Community Gift Tree!  It's easy - drop by the Gonzales Police Department Lobby (109 Fourth Street) and pick a gift wish tag from the…
Carlitos Steakhouse & Bar
Looking to start a small business? Gonzales is the place for you. Friendly people, a great business community, and a wonderful town await your business dreams in Gonzales. To support the economic growth of the area, and the small business dreams…