All posts tagged "City/ County News"

  • Riverside County consulting contract has union up in arms

    A $761,600 agreement has ballooned into a $41 million pact, and that has a prominent service employees union asking questions. In October 2015, Riverside County hired a global accounting firm to help it analyze how the county...

    • Posted May 29, 2018
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  • Omnitrans to offer youth discount

    For the second consecutive summer, Omnitrans will offer youth discounts. From June 1 through July 31, anyone 18 years old or younger  will pay $1 per trip, according to a statement. Regular rates $1.75 and a one-day...

    • Posted May 28, 2018
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  • Unions face difficult choice in County races

    This election cycle presented some difficult choices for local public sector unions that often contribute heavily to races in order to influence the decision makers that determine their pay and benefits.  The race between incumbent Janice Rutherford...

    • Posted May 27, 2018
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  • Moreno Valley to recycle oil filters

    Moreno Valley will hold a used oil filter exchange Saturday. The event, part of the city’s ongoing Keep Moreno Valley Beautiful campaign, is scheduled to be held from 9 a.m. to noon at O’Reilly’s Auto Parts, 15105...

    • Posted May 25, 2018
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  • New city manager for Riverside

    Al Zelinka  has been named Riverside’s city manager. A six-year city employee, Zelinka was appointed by the city council Tuesday, according to a statement on the city’s website. He replaces interim City Manager Lee C. McDougal, who...

    • Posted May 24, 2018
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  • Hearings will discuss shift to council districts

    Palm Springs will hold public hearings on its plans to convert from an at-large to a district electoral system. That process, which will affect the city council as well as various boards and commissions, is expected to...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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