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Riverside Wants a New Library

Riverside Wants a New Library

The Riverside City Council has voted to build a new main library where the city’s downtown bus terminal is located. In a 5-0 vote, the council agreed to develop a new library rather than renovate the current facility at 3581 Mission Inn Ave., where it has been located for more …

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Menifee Posts Economic Growth

For the fifth consecutive year, Menifee has recorded growth in its third quarter sales tax revenue. The city’s sale tax revenue grew 11.6 percent during July, August and September of last year compared with the third quarter of 2014, according to a statement released Tuesday by the city. That’s the …

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Most Riverside Residents Like Their Hometown

Riverside wants to know what its residents think

Riverside is apparently a good place to live and work. A solid majority of its residents – 85.5 percent – agreed that Riverside is a place they can achieve their goals, while 87.6 percent said the city has good schools, according to the latest Riverside Community Quality of Life Survey. …

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AQMD Files Suit Again Regarding Moreno Valley Project

South Coast Air Quality Management District

The South Coast Air Quality Management District has filed its second lawsuit against the city of Moreno Valley in connection with the proposed World Logistics Center. The suit, which was filed Thursday in Riverside County Superior Court, asks the city and Highland Fairview, the project’s developer, to “better assess and …

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Ethics Panel to Meet for First Time

Palm Springs has new EDD

Palm Springs will hold the first meeting of it Ethics, Transparency and Government Reform Task Force. The session, which is open to the public, is scheduled to be held at 6 p.m. March 8 at the Palm Springs Police Department Training Center, according to a release. Fifty five Palm Springs …

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Airline Adds Flights at OIA

OIA traffic up

Southwest Airlines will offer more service between Ontario International Airport and Portland Ore., beginning Aug. 7. The flights, which were announced Thursday, are the first new domestic service added at the airport since 2010, said Jess Romo, the airport’s general manager. “It’s 268 more seats every day, so that should …

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