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City / County News

Moreno Valley to spruce up parks

Perris using Clean California Grant to pay for park upgrades

Moreno Valley will spend $6 million renovating its parks. The city council Tuesday unanimously approved the Parks Rehabilitation & Refurbishment Program, the larges project of its kind in Moreno Valley’s 38-year history, according to a statement. “Our 33 parks are the crown jewels of Moreno Valley,” Mayor Yxstian Gutierrez said …

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New contractor for MoVal bridge project

Bridge Construction

Moreno Valley has reached an agreement with two entities to complete the Moreno Beach Drive Bridge Project. Skanska USA, a New York-based general contractor with an office in Riverside, was selected as a contractor by the Great American Insurance Company after the previous contractor defaulted, according to a statement posted …

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Sheriff’s Department gets $1 million

Cal State University San Bernardino receives grant money

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has received a $1 million grant that will pay for traffic safety programs and more community patrols. The money was provided by the California Office of Traffic Safety and will be administered through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, according to a statement on …

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City’s housing element OK’d by State

Moreno Valley’s housing element has been approved by the state. The Housing and Community Development Department approved the certification earlier this month, allowing Moreno Valley to chart its housing future for the next 20 years, according to a statement on the city’s website. “A certified housing element is a huge …

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Apple Valley gets traffic grant

Federal funding will pay for major street upgrades in Riverside

Apple Valley will step up its efforts to decrease unsafe driving. A grant of nearly $70,000 will allow the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department to focus more on drunken drivers, violators of the state’s hands-free cell phone laws and other drivers dangerous to pedestrians and bicycle riders, according to a …

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