My neighbors keep a rooster in their backyard. Is this legal?
No. The Salinas Municipal Code prohibits any fowl or livestock to be kept as pets. This includes pigs, goats, sheep, chickens, ducks, etc. Roosters are especially bothersome because of the noise they create and the fact they are sometimes used for cockfights and gambling.
How many pets am I allowed to have at my house?
Salinas City residents are allowed to have four pets per household. This includes any combination, such...
Special Olympics Torch Run
On June 17th, 2014 the Salinas Police Department along with Monterey County Probation Department will participate in the annual Special Olympics Torch Run. Our mission is to increase awareness and raise funds for the Special Olympics movement. The Salinas Police Department and Monterey County Probation Department will carry the torch from City Hall (200 Lincoln Avenue) throughout Old Town and finish the run in front of Gino's Restaurant (54 Monterey/Salinas Highway.) The torch will make its way through the Monterey Peninsula as it is carried by the Monterey County Sheriffs Department, California Highway Patrol, Seaside Police Department and Marina Police Departments.