Monday , January 18 2021

City / County News

Drive-thru COVID-19 tests at ONT

A drive-thru COVID-19 test site has been established at Ontario International Airport. The facility was set up Monday in parking lot 3 between terminals 2 and 4 and will remain open daily through Jan. 3, 2021, according to a statement on the airport’s website. Tests are administered by Covid Clinic, …

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Riverside adopts five-year plan

The Riverside 2025 Strategic Plan will help set priorities and guide policy for the city. Its main goal is to get officials, particularly the city council and city manager, on the same page. Riverside is trying to plan ahead. Five years ahead, to be exact. The city council has approved …

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SB County receives new COVID treatment

A new antibody treatment that could decrease hospital time for people infected with COVID-19 will be distributed to hospitals and skilled nursing facilities in San Bernardino County. The U.S. government paid for the distribution of 484 units of Bamlanivimab to the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health, according to …

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Measure O defeated in Apple Valley

Voters overwhelmingly rejected a proposed one percent sales tax that would have raised money for community services, so town officials must decide on some difficult budget cuts. Some have already been announced and nothing is sacred, according to officials. Apple Valley is scrambling for money. Voters in the High Desert …

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Demolition to start on bridge

Mount Vernon Avenue Bridge in San Bernardino is about go away. The 86-year-old structure between 3rd and 4th street just south of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad yard will be torn down and replaced, according to a statement on the city’s website. The bridge is scheduled to be closed …

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