Welcome to the City of Sutter Creek
Use this website to learn about Sutter Creek’s city government, download agendas and minutes from our monthly City Council meetings, stay up to date with current announcements, read the Sutter Creek Newsletter … learn more about our government departments, check the weather and find us on Google Maps. Are you a new resident? We have a page dedicated to you as well as answers to some of the most common questions posed by our citizens. See the “How do I?” section.
Sutter Creek is conveniently located just 45 miles south east of Sacramento make it the perfect place to live and play. Sutter Creek was incorporated in 1854, is located in Amador County and is 2.5 square miles with a population of approximately 2,500. A wonderful balance of old and new, today’s Sutter Creek maintains its Gold Rush facade while catering to the wants and needs of its citizens as well as visitors from around the world.
RENT A CITY FACILITY
Sutter Creek is the perfect place to have a retreat, business conference, team bonding, family reunion or any other gathering for your group.
With large and small venues available and all centrally located in the heart of Sutter Creek, you are sure to find that perfect location for your next outing.
WILDFIRES – BE PREPARED
In 2010, CAL FIRE launched the Ready for Wildfire website, www.ReadyForWildfire.org to assist homeowners in preparing for wildfires.
The site offers residents simple tips and a preparedness toolkit for homeowners to make their home more resistant to wildfires and to ensure that their family is ready to evacuate early and safely when a wildfire strikes.
RIDE ALONG WITH THE POLICE
Sutter Creek Police Department offers a volunteer program where members of the community can participate as part of the police department.
In addition to carrying out important tasks such as court runs, parking enforcement, evidence management and other administrative functions, these volunteers will conduct patrol “ridealongs” with our patrol officers. For more information call: 209-267-5646
City of Sutter Creek Vision Statement
We the citizens of Sutter Creek envision the future of our community as preserving our sense of the past and maintaining the historic integrity of our buildings, artifacts, landscape,greenbelt and natural environment with a strong sense of community and quality of life; and that our managed growth will honor the above, will be patterned after historic walkable neighborhoods and will include the educational needs of our community within these neighborhoods, clear edges between cities, thriving local businesses, parks, playgrounds and walking paths throughout the community, will generate revenues to meet community needs and will provide an inspiration planning model for other communities in the region.