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The City of Hughson is seeking to fill the position of Superintendent of Public Works. This position is a mid-management, unclassified, at-will position, responsible for assigning and supervising the work of crews engaged in the construction, repair, and maintenance work of streets, storm drains, street lights, traffic signals, sidewalks, trees and landscape, parks, buildings, and grounds. This classification is distinguished from the next higher classification of the Director of Community Development in that the latter is responsible for the overall management and supervision of the Public Works Department.

Deadline for Filing is September 6, 2019 by 5:00 PM

To apply please mail application, resume and cover letter to:

City of Hughson
PO Box 9
Hughson CA 95326


Job Flyer                                Job Description                           Application

Hughson City Council Vacancy

At the July 22, 2019 Hughson City Council meeting, Council Member Mark Fontana’s written resignation was accepted by the City Council. The City Council directed City staff to invite applications for the vacant Council seat and determined that an appointment would be made on the September 9, 2019 City Council meeting.

In order to be eligible for consideration, the candidate is required to be a registered voter residing in the City limits of Hughson. Applications are available at City Hall.

The deadline for applying is August 30, 2019 by 5:00 P.M.

For more information, please contact Ashton Gose, Deputy City Clerk via telephone at 209.883.4054 or e-mail agose@hughson.org

Press Release                   Application                              

2019 Goals Report (Approved July 8, 2019)

Vision Statement: To preserve Hughson’s unique spirit, heritage and character, while creating an undeniably great place to be. 

2019 Goals Report                                 


Conservative and Balanced Budget

On June 24, 2019, the Hughson City Council unanimously approved the Preliminary Budget for the upcoming 2019-2020 fiscal year.

The budget serves as the City’s work plan, translated into expenditures and supported by revenues. The City of Hughson provides a full range of municipal services including public safety, public works, water, wastewater, storm drainage, parks, community activities and general administrative support. The budget reflects a trend of slowing growth in the economy and a conservative approach reducing spending to maintain a balanced budget.

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Based on City Council direction, the City of Hughson held a community meeting on March 28, 2019, to discuss recent concerns expressed by residents regarding animal service issues within the City limits. Stanislaus Animal Services Agency (SASA) representatives were also on hand to provide information regarding the current level of service and to answer questions regarding those issues most prominent in the community.

Video                                FAQ                           Community Cat Program

Stanislaus Animal Services Agency Website

  • Upcoming Events

    26 August 19

    09 September 19

    10 September 19

    17 September 19

  • City Parks & Community Centers



Portable Observation Device

To proactively address its goal ensuring the safety and security of the community, the Hughson City Council has allocated funding for the placement of public safety cameras throughout the City. The cameras are intended to deter criminal activity and assist law enforcement efforts. Phase I of the effort will include six (6) Portable Observation Devices—a self-contained camera system—to be placed along major corridors of the City. It is anticipated that the City will implement a second phase of security devices in the future.

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Council Meetings


Council Meetings

Next Meeting:

August 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Council Chambers

Agendas and Minutes