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Proper Prescription Drug Disposal Tips

May 20, 2020 

The Folsom Police Department reminds residents that properly disposing of medications is key to preventing misuse and abuse of prescription medications. The police department lobby is currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, so residents should bring their prescription medications to another facility for disposal or dispose of the medications at home.

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Folsom Sees Spike in Waste and Recycling Collections

May 20, 2020 

The City of Folsom Solid Waste Division has seen a 15 percent increase in trash and a 20 percent spike in recycling during the stay-at-home orders. The increase can be attributed to residents eating more meals at home, working on home projects, and doing more yard work.

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Trail Safety and Etiquette

May 20, 2020 

Folsom’s 50+ miles of beautiful recreational trails are shared by cyclists and pedestrians; safety and courtesy make for a positive experience for all trail users.

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Supporting a Phased Reopening of Businesses

May 11, 2020 

The City of Folsom stands ready to support the phased reopening of local businesses. Here are some of the tools available to help businesses reopen once authorization is announced by Governor Gavin Newsom and Sacramento County Department of Public Health Services. We encourage you to plan and prepare in advance for a safe and prosperous reopening.

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Folsom City Manager Issues Emergency Order to Increase Access to Non-Contact Recreational Amenities, Support Local Businesses

May 1, 2020 

Folsom City Manager Elaine Andersen issued a fourth Emergency Order on May 1, 2020 to support local businesses and residents facing challenges due to the COVID-19 health and economic crisis. In the interest of balancing the efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 and the public’s needs for greater recreational opportunities, the Emergency Order also allows for the reopening of selected non-contact recreational facilities and amenities.

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City of Folsom Utility Relief Programs

April 29, 2020 

The City of Folsom is committed to providing reliable water and waste disposal service to our customers. We also understand that many are facing severe challenges due to the COVID-19 health crisis. The City of Folsom offers several residential and business assistance programs designed to help during this difficult time.

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Wildlife in Folsom

April 27, 2020 

As the weather warms up and more residents are out walking, running, and biking during the stay-at-home order, it is important to be aware of the wildlife we share our trails with. Rattlesnakes, mountain lions, bobcats and coyotes are just a few animals that live among us in Folsom.

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