Hosed at the pump

That’s the message from Governor Brown and his Sacramento allies as they passed Senate Bill 1, imposing massive tax increases on California’s motorists. Our worn-out roads are a direct result of failed leadership and broken promises, not a lack of money.  Californians already pay among the highest fuel and vehicle fees in the nation. Even […]

County transportation projects awarded state funds

RIVERSIDE – Projects aimed at improving infrastructure and making public transportation greener in Riverside County are slated for more than $5 million in funds from the California Transportation Commission, state officials announced Friday, Jan. 20. The CTC will allocate money from the State Highway Operation and Protection Program, as well as the State Transportation Improvement Program, […]

A roadmap of priority

Tired of sitting in backlogged traffic on the I-15 or just trying to get your kids to school and then to work?  California’s population has almost doubled since the 1970s, but our highway system has not kept pace and must be upgraded to keep our people moving and our economy humming. That is why our […]

CTC approves $814 million in new transportation funding for state’s infrastructure system

SACRAMENTO – Continuing the push to rebuild and maintain California’s infrastructure, the California Transportation Commission (CTC) has allocated $814 million to 135 transportation projects that will alleviate traffic delays, repair aging roads and bridges and encourage bicycling and walking. This includes 34 biking and pedestrian projects throughout the state that will receive $12.1 million in […]

Murrieta City Council revises Developer Impact Fee estimates downward

Proposed residential development impact fees, which charged homebuilders to offset the costs of required infrastructure in new developments, have been revised downward by the action of Murrieta City Council July 19. At the council’s June 21 meeting, city staff presented the council its recommendations to update the city’s Developer Impact Fee schedule that had not […]

Holland Road/Interstate 215 Overcrossing Project: public comment notice released

Holland Road/Interstate 215 Overcrossing Project: public comment notice released

MENIFEE – The public comment period for the Holland Road/Interstate 215 Overcrossing Project for the proposed Draft Initial Study with Proposed Mitigated Negative Declaration is now open. On Monday, April 25, the city released a “Notice of intent to adopt a negative declaration” for the proposed project. The City of Menifee will be taking public […]

Menifee’s third capital infrastructure improvement project breaks ground

Menifee’s third capital infrastructure improvement project breaks ground

Menifee’s I-215/Newport Road interchange project marks the third improvement project to break ground. Nearly 60 people were in attendance on Wednesday, April 8 for the hour-long history making event. “Today’s groundbreaking marks the beginning of one of the region’s largest and most important infrastructure projects,” said County Supervisor Marion Ashley. “These multi-million dollar infrastructure projects […]