How You Can Help

Report Tagging


Three ways to report tagging:
  1. Call 209-342-2259
  2. Report Online
  3. GoModesto! mobile app
Download the GoModesto! app on your mobile device available in the App Store or on Google Play™.

Checkout a “Tagging Removal Kit”

Our TAG We're On It! Tagging Abatement Program currently offers Tagging Removal Kits for community members wanting to remove small tags on City of Modesto property, for example, light poles, back of signs, concrete curbs, etc. Tagging Removal Kits include solvent, rags, gloves, safety goggles, and a scouring pad used to remove tagging from metal poles, signs etc.  

Call 209-577-5450 to request your free Tagging Removal Kit. Once we have prepared your kit you can pick it up at our Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods department, located at 1010 10th Street, 4th Floor. (Tagging Removal Kits are not available for removal on private property.)
Tagging Abatement Program
Tagging Abatement Program
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Tagging/Graffiti Abatement Program


TAG We’re On It!, previously known program “Partners in Paint”, is a partnership program involving the City & Community. This program is our commitment to maintain a safe and inviting community in which to live, work, and play.
Program focus:
  • Educate the community about the importance of tagging/graffiti prevention and abatement.
  • Provide communities with tools and resources to respond tagging/graffiti.
  • Help foster partnerships that will encourage involvement from all members of the community addressing vandalism.
  • Raising awareness about the harmful effects of tagging/graffiti vandalism on communities.
This program currently offers free tagging/graffiti removal kits for community members to remove small tags on City of Modesto property. 

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To get involved visit our volunteer page or email Stephanie Navarro