Veteran and Public Safety Street Naming Program

The City of Elk Grove’s Veteran and Public Safety Street Naming Program is currently accepting nominations of exemplary individuals for possible future street name use. The Program was created to recognize the number of individuals who have served our community and country. By naming a City street in their honor, we hope to promote public awareness of the individual and show our appreciation for their outstanding contributions.

Program Details

The City of Elk Grove’s Veteran and Public Safety Street Naming Program is currently accepting nominations of exemplary individuals for possible future street name use. The Program was created to recognize the number of individuals who have served our community and country. By naming a City street in their honor, we hope to promote public awareness of the individual and show our appreciation for their outstanding contributions.

Prior to completing a nomination form, please review this entire packet. All questions regarding this Program can be directed to Public Works or e-mailed to streetsign@elkgrovecity.org or (916) 627-3424.

Description PDF File
Complete Application packet includes:
  • Introduction
  • Program Steps
  • Program Criteria
  • Nomination Form
Download Packet*

*Nomination form may be filled out online. Once completed, you may either click Print Document and mail or hand-delivered to:

Attn: Nathan Bagwill
City of Elk Grove
8401 Laguna Palms Way
Elk Grove, CA 95758

Attention: Veteran and Public Safety Street Naming Program

Or, click Submit by Email. If submitting by email, please attach to email:

  1. Nomination form (will automatically open your email program and attach completed form).
  2. Electronic version of documentary proof of a candidate’s service.
  3. One to three pictures (optional).

Should you have any questions, please direct questions to Public Works e-mail at streetsign@elkgrovecity.org or (916) 627-3424.

Addressing Guidelines

The City of Elk Grove’s Public Works department conducts a standard review according to Addressing Guidelines and Improvement Standards. Eligible candidates must meet all Program Criteria as well as well as undergo the City’s standard Addressing Guidelines and Improvement Standards Review.

Military Records

If you've been discharged from military service, your personnel files are stored at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). They are the official repository for records of military personnel who have been discharged from the U.S. Air Force, Army, Marine Corps, Navy and Coast Guard. To request copies of Military Personnel Records, go to:http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/.

Street Sign Designs

The City of Elk Grove conducted public outreach with hundreds of residents to create the following street sign designs for the program. These signs will stand to represent the tremendous sacrifice and honor that our Veterans, Police Officers and Fire Fighters experience on a daily basis.

Veteran's design:

Veteran design

Police Officer's design:

Police Officer design

Fire Fighter's design:

Fire Fighter design