MWD approves Domenigoni Basin groundwater monitoring contract

A groundwater basin monitoring contract between the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California and GeoPentech, Inc., to monitor the Domenigoni Basin has been approved. The $160,000 contract was authorized as part of a May 9 MWD board vote. GeoPentech, which is headquartered in Irvine, will monitor the basin west of Diamond Valley Lake. Water first […]

Supervisors uphold planning commission approval of Dutch Village car wash and storage facilities

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors denied an appeal and thus upheld a county planning commission approval of a proposed Dutch Village car wash and storage facility. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote May 9 upholds the environmental mitigated negative declaration and plot plan as well as the parcel map which divides an existing 12.68-acre parcel into […]

County supervisors approve even-year elections for Perris Elementary School District

The Riverside County board of supervisors approved a change in the election timing for Perris Elementary School District board members. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote May 2 approved a resolution allowing the change from odd-numbered years to even-numbered years. Under both the California Education Code and the California Elections Code, the elections of school district board […]

Supervisors approve 1968 Cellars rezone

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved a request from 1968 Cellars to rezone a 20-acre Rancho California property. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote May 2 changes the zoning of the two legal parcels from residential agricultural 10-acre minimum to wine country equestrian. The rural residential land use designation was unchanged. The property east of Pauba […]

Supervisors approve Via Abril kennel with conditions

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors finalized the approval of a commercial dog kennel in the 17300 block of Via Abril in unincorporated Murrieta. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote May 2 denied an appeal by the Tenaja Environmental Concerns Association but imposed additional conditions on the kennel. The Tenaja Environmental Concerns Association had appealed both the […]

CIF approves competitive cheer standards

CIF approves competitive cheer standards

The CIF Board of Managers voted to approve bylaws for competitive cheer. The unanimous Board of Managers vote April 5 adds competitive cheer to the list of CIF-approved sports, defines competitive sport cheer as a spring sport, and establishes bylaws for competitive cheer covering definitions, official rules documents and safety certification of coaches. “We’ve been […]

Caltrans to acquire flood control district property by state route 74

The California Department of Transportation will be acquiring 950 square feet of land owned by the Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District but considered surplus to the district’s needs. A 4-0 vote May 2 by the Riverside County board of supervisors, who comprise the board of the Riverside County Flood Control and Water […]

County initiates Lakeland Village general plan amendment proceedings

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved the initiation of general plan amendment proceedings in the Lakeland Village area of unincorporated Lake Elsinore. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote April 18, does not approve the foundation component and land use designation amendments at this time but allows county staff to proceed with the process for the changes. […]