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City / County News

Desert city has issues with national monument proposal

Desert city has issues with national monument proposal

A proposed national monument near Joshua Tree National Park has one desert city preparing for battle. The Chuckwalla National Monument would cover approximately 660,000 acres in Riverside and Imperial counties, from the east end of the Coachella Valley to the Colorado River near the Arizona border. Besides providing some Coachella …

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Apple Valley will cut electricity costs

Apple Valley will cut electricity costs

Apple Valley has started a program that allows residents to install a solar + battery storage system that can reduce reduce electric bills by 20 percent. Powered Up Apple Valley is a partnership between the High Desert town and Electriq Power Holdings Inc. in San Leandro, which provides clean, low-cost …

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City manager to oversee housing-homeless division

San Bernardino’s Housing and Homeless Division is now being overseen by the city manager’s office. City Manager Charles Montoya announced the temporary move in response to a recent federal court order that bans the city from moving homeless people from their place of encampment, according to a statement on the …

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Grant will help San Bernardino resident’s pets

Riverside gets housing grant

San Bernardino has received $125,000 grant that will help residents pay for veterinary services. The grant from the University of California’s Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program –  More Pets and People Together – can be used for spay and neutering, according to a statement on the city’s website. The voucher program …

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