Acton, California

Founded in 1887 by gold miners who were working in the Red Rover Mine, the town of Acton was once considered for the State Capital of California. In 1889, Acton's first hotel and saloon, the 49er, was opened and you can still tie your horse on a side rail there today.

Mountains Mountains Mountains!

Known for its spectacular views of the Sierra Pelona Mountains, Acton prizes itself on preserving the natural community, flora and fauna, as well as preventing the light noise that interrupts the outstanding star and sky watching popular among

Rugged Natural Beauty

Acton's Parker Mountain, and other high deserts areas offer hiking, biking, camping and off-roading as well as being home to Shambala Animal Preserve a wild nature animal park home to more than 70 lions, tigers, cougars and elephants.

Exceptional Scenery

Don't be surprised if Acton pops up on your television set or movie screen as many famous movies and videos are shot on location here including Terminator 3, Little Miss Sunshine and underwater scenes from Titanic using a specially constructed pool on a mesa by Mill Creek.

A place to call Home

With only 8000 residents and spanning over 39.3 square miles, there is a desire for Acton to continue to remain rural. With limited construction, limited expansion and limited commercial interests, Acton plans to be a haven for space, wildlife and natural beauty for many years to come.

The Acton Town Council’s regularly scheduled meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at the Acton / Agua Dulce Public Library and begin at 7:00 pm.

Special Meeting – Monday December 12th, 9:30 AM at the Library

Special Meeting – Monday December 12th, 9:30 AM at the Library
The Acton Town Council will hold a special meeting on Sunday December 12th, 9:30 AM at the Library.   There will be only one agenda item....

AADUSD School Board Candidate Q&A

AADUSD School Board Candidate Q&A
The Acton Town Council Invites you to attend the Candidate Q&A on Monday October 17th, 7:30 pm at the Acton Agua Dulce Public Library.  ...

*** SPECIAL MEETING - SEA Ordinance Draft 9 ***

June 30, 7pm at Don Chato's Restaurant. This special meeting is called to discuss the ATC's response to the SEA ordinance which is scheduled to be heard by the Planning Commission July 12th. The next regular scheduled ATC meeting is July 17th at the Library.