Governor Brown signs bill returning funds to county’s newest cities

Governor Brown signs bill returning funds to county’s newest cities

JURUPA VALLEY – Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that will restore millions of dollars in revenue taken away from four cities in Riverside County and used to pay for public safety realignment programs. “With this bill, millions of tax dollars will flow to benefit the people of Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee and Wildomar,” Brown said […]

UPDATED: EASTVALE: Eastvale resident struck, killed while walking along Hamner Ave. ID’d

UPDATED: EASTVALE: Eastvale resident struck, killed while walking along Hamner Ave. ID’d

UPDATE: April 13, 3 a.m. Coroner officials have identified the pedestrian who died when she was struck by a motorist on Hamner Avenue south of Amberhill Avenue in Eastvale. The woman was identified as Janine Chavez, 28, of Eastvale. She was pronounced dead at 7:54 p.m., ten minutes after she was struck while walking on Hamner Avenue. Officials […]

SB 89 to provide millions of dollars to Menifee and Wildomar still unsigned

RIVERSIDE  – Legislation to provide overdue revenue to four Riverside County cities — one of which is barely able to pay its debts — was not included in the bevy of bills signed into law this week by Gov. Jerry Brown as part of the 2015-16 fiscal year budget, but an inland lawmaker expressed optimism today that the state […]

Bill clears first hurdle to restore millions to Menifee, Wildomar

Bill clears first hurdle to restore millions to Menifee, Wildomar

RIVERSIDE – An Inland Empire lawmaker’s bill seeking to restore millions of dollars stripped away from four Riverside County cities under a state budget reorganization cleared its first legislative hurdle today. Senate Bill 25, sponsored by Sen. Richard Roth, D-Riverside, was unanimously approved by the Senate Committee on Governance and Finance and next goes before the Senate Appropriations Committee. […]