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Grant will help Riverside divert food waste

Cal State University San Bernardino receives grant money

Riverside has received a $10 million state grant that it will use to cut greenhouse gases and divert up to 200,000 tons of food waste from local landfills. The funding from the state Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle), will help Riverside improve its anaerobic co-digestion project, according to …

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San Bernardino receives federal transportation grant

San Bernardino receives federal transportation grant

San Bernardino will plan upgrades to Baseline Street with a $240,800 grant it has received from the U.S. Department of Transportation. City officials will look for ways to improve safety for bicyclists and pedestrians along Baseline Street between Meridian Avenue to Tippecanoe Avenue, according to a statement on the city’s …

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San Bernardino opens State Street extension

San Bernardino has opened a half-mile extension of State Street between 16th Street and Baseline Street. The $7.4 million project, which is expected to improve traffic flow on the city’s west side, includes four lanes of divided road and new medians, sidewalks, streetlights, and storm drains, according to a statement …

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Morongo tribe to build new fire station

Morongo tribe to build new fire station

The Morongo Band of Mission Indians has started construction on a fire station that will serve the reservation and communities in the San Gorgonio Pass. The facility at Morongo and Santiago roads will replace the station used by the tribe’s full-time fire department since 1998, according to a tribal statement.. …

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Riverside council approves museum renovation

Riverside council approves museum renovation

The Riverside City Council has approved plans to renovate and expand the downtown Museum of Riverside. The building at 3580 Mission Inn Ave., which has been closed since September 2017, will incorporate  the 1912 architectural style that now faces Mission Inn Avenue and a two-story structure will be added to …

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