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By Staff | Feb 25, 2021

ACTION . . . Your opportunity to “jumpIN” to help continuing to build a Better Barstow . . . watch here for more details, coming soon! +1

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Fort Irwin and Barstow, Closing the gap

By Staff | Feb 17, 2021

Recently Mayor Courtney had the opportunity to speak with leaders at Fort Irwin about ways that we can “Close the gap” and LEAD the initiative to forge a closer and prosperous relationship between our two communities. The end result was a very productive day with lots of ideas and possibilities for the future! 0

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History is no Mystery

By Staff | Feb 12, 2021

Are you curious about what’s happening with the planned development by Home Depot? The Old Spanish Trail development plan includes the possibility of more shops, possibly even a Target. A new Movie Theater, health center, senior citizen housing, and landscaping around a pedestrian walking path that would tie it all together. Learn all about it…

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Clean Streets, a Movement for Improvement

By circletown | Feb 8, 2021

Cleaning up our town on Main Street! Recently some amazing volunteers including Mayor Courtney participated in a 13 day clean up project. Just imagine what Barstow could look like in 130 days! Who was a part of this clean up project? Citizens of Barstow! Why are we doing this? Fulfilling community service can be a…

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Barstow Covid-19 Updates

By Staff | Feb 5, 2021

A MESSAGE FROM THE MAYOR… Barstow residents, as this difficult and uncertain crisis rapidly changes, I want to assure you the city is working diligently to prioritize the health and well-being of everyone who lives here, works in and visits Barstow. Slowing the spread of the coronavirus is a serious matter that continuous to require…

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Annual Founders Day Committee

By Staff | Feb 3, 2021

Mickey N Diane / Diane Flores, Co-Chair of the Founders day Committee. More DETAILS coming soon . . . #BarstowPROUD +1

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City Building Open

By Staff | Jan 28, 2021

As of Monday, February 1st we are OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN . . . OPEN! The City of Barstow PUBLIC business lobby, 220 East Mt. View…

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Over 500 families fed in a single day

By Staff | Jan 19, 2021

January 15th was a great day for families in Barstow. As Mayor Courtney posted on his facebook page… “Today was simply amazing! Desert Manna, The City of Barstow (grounds and road crew), Barstow PD, Barstow CHP, Barstow SO, The City of Barstow (Admin., Compliance and more . . .), EcB TEAM, PACE Services, and the…

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FeedBarstow Planned for Jan. 15

By Staff | Jan 6, 2021

FEEDBarstow and MLB/Major League Baseball Players Alliance is coming to Barstow City Hall (next week) on Friday, January 15th, (1pm to 3pm). We will be giving away (500)+ food boxes, MLB Gear, and much more! BTW: Hometown HERO’S Dino Ebel, Amir Garrett and Aaron Sanchez will be there helping make this happen! A special Thank…

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BetterBarstow.com

Thank  you Barstow! We pulled together for change, and Voted Paul A. Courtney for Mayor. Now the work begins on making the plans put forth in our platform happen.

This website will keep you posted as each goal is realized. You will also want to check here for Volunteer opportunities to get involved. #BarstowStrong