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File a claim with the City of Salinas?

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The City has a standard claim form that can be used to file a claim for money damages against the City. Completed forms must be filed with the Office of the City Clerk, located at City Hall, 200 Lincoln Ave., Salinas, CA 93901.

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See the Salinas City Code?

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The Salinas City Code can be viewed on the web or at the Office of the City Clerk, 200 Lincoln Ave., Salinas, CA 93901.

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Find the department that handles sewer lines, sidewalks, trees, and street maintenance?

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You can contact the Maintenance Services Department at (831) 758-7233. Or go to their web page: PW Maintenance Services

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File a Small Claims Court action?

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You can contact the Superior Court of California for the County of Monterey at (831) 647-5800. They're located at 1200 Aguajito Road, Monterey, CA 93940.

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Learn the difference between the City Attorney and the District Attorney?

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In addition to providing legal services to the City government, the City Attorney’s office prosecutes city code violations occurring within the Salinas city limits. The District Attorney’s office prosecutes all misdemeanor and felony matters arising under state law occurring within Monterey County. For inquiries regarding criminal cases involving the District...

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Find a signed copy of a resolution or ordinance the City has adopted?

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The Office of the City Clerk maintains records of official City documents. You can contact the City Clerk’s office at (831) 758-7381.

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Find the department that handles traffic signals and stop signs?

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You can contact the Department of Public Works at (831) 758-7241, or you can attend a meeting of the Traffic & Transportation Commission, which meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. in the City Council Rotunda.

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Know where to go if ordered to vacate from a residence deemed unsafe by Code Enforcement?

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Displaced tenants can contact California Rural Legal Assistance (CRLA), located at 3 Williams Road, Salinas, CA 93905, (831) 757-5221, for information and referrals to local emergency housing/shelter agencies.

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Find legal assistance?

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The following list may be helpful:

Organizations Providing Legal Assistance Phone Monterey County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral Service (831)582-3600 State Bar of California Lawyer Referral Service (866) 442-2529 California Rural Legal Assistance (CRLA) (831) 757-5221 Legal Services for Seniors (831) 442-7700 Monterey County Self-Help Center (831) 647-5890

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