Tucked away in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains of California, Saratoga is a lovely residential community with a small-town feel. The City is well known for its excellent schools, fine dining, unique shops, and distinctive cultural institutions. Saratoga offers a high quality of life to its residents and a chance to escape the hustle of Silicon Valley.
Blaney Plaza at Night
City Accepting Applications for Planning Commission & Youth Commission
1/31/2017  Would you like to take an active role in guiding your community? The City is now accepting applications for two vacancies on the Planning Commission and six vacancies on the Youth Commission. The Planning Commission application and supplemental questionnaire are due by 5:00 p.m. on March 1. Applicants are required to attend a Planning Commission meeting before interviewing with the City Council on March 15. Youth Commission applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on April 26. Interviews with the City Council scheduled for May 9 in the late afternoon and evening. Interviews cannot be scheduled for another day.

City Accepting Community Event Grant Applications until March 1, 2017
1/19/2017  The City of Saratoga is currently accepting applications for the 2017/18 Community Event Grant Program. This program has helped many local organizations hold community events in Saratoga. Applications are due to the Saratoga City Manager's Office by 5:00 p.m. on March 1, 2017, and events must be held between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018. For more information or to download an application, visit www.saratoga.ca.us/eventgrants

Message from the Mayor - Saratoga Still Among Safest Cities
8/11/2016  Read a message from Mayor Cappello regarding public safety concerns and efforts of the City and the Sheriff's Office to reduce crime in Saratoga.
( Message from the Mayor )