Mandatory wood-burning ban in effect for Nov. 16

The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) has issued a residential no-burn alert effective Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, for all those living in the South Coast Air Basin, which includes Orange County and non-desert portions of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties. SCAQMD reminds residents in these areas that burning wood in their […]

Early voting available at registrar’s office and malls in Riverside, Palm Desert and Temecula

Early voting available at registrar’s office and malls in Riverside, Palm Desert and Temecula

Early voting for the Nov. 8 consolidated general election will be available at four locations in Riverside County. Early voting is available Friday (10/28) through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Galleria at Tyler in Riverside on the second floor outside of Nordstrom; the Westfield Palm Desert in the main court in […]

Temecula’s Overland Drive to be closed all this weekend

Temecula’s Overland Drive to be closed all this weekend

Overland Drive, from Jefferson Avenue to Commerce Center Drive, will be CLOSED all weekend beginning Friday, October 28, 2016, at 9pm, through Sunday, October 30, 2016, at 10pm.  Pavement rehabilitation work will consist of grinding pavement, removing and replacing asphalt, performing localized asphalt dig-outs, re-striping, and traffic signal loop installation. The result will be a […]

October 24 is deadline to register to vote in the 2016 General Election

October 24 is deadline to register to vote in the 2016 General Election

Monday (Oct. 24) is the deadline for voters to register and be eligible to cast a ballot in the Nov. 8 election. Registration applications submitted online at RegisterToVote.ca.gov prior to midnight Monday will be honored, as will paper forms postmarked by the deadline. Paper applications are available at the Riverside County Registrar of Voters’ office, […]

County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources has scheduled a free household hazardous-waste collection event on Saturday (Oct. 22) at the Murrieta City Hall parking lot. The collection is open to all Riverside County residents. The department provides an opportunity for Riverside County residents to keep hazardous waste out of the county landfills and ensure it […]