The Lake Elsinore and Canyon Lake Total Maximum Daily Load Task Force has been extended. The Riverside County Board of Supervisors, who are also the board members of the Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, voted 4-0 with John Tavaglione absent, Aug. 29, to extend the task force agreement through June 30, 2020, […]
RIVERSIDE – The Riverside County Board of Supervisors formally adopted the $5.5 billion budget, Sept. 26, which it tentatively approved in July, locking in additional funding support for county public safety agencies that began the fiscal year projecting multimillion-dollar shortfalls. In a 5-0 vote without comment, the board finalized appropriations levels for 2017-2018, while still […]
RIVERSIDE – A pest control district will be established in the Hemet area to defend against the invasive Asian citrus psyllid, under action taken Tuesday, Sept. 26, by the Riverside County Board of Supervisors. Citrus Pest Control District No. 3 will enable commercial growers to develop strategies and procure pest control services to protect their […]
RIVERSIDE – The Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday, Sept. 12, to reinforce the county’s current prohibitions against any type of commercial marijuana activity in unincorporated communities while work continues on a regulatory framework that will set the stage for legalization of commercial sales and distribution. In a 4-0 vote, with Supervisor Marion Ashley […]
Supervisors approve Mitigated Negative Declaration, rezone, plan amendment and map for Richland Communities development
The Riverside County Board of Supervisors has approved an environmental Mitigated Negative Declaration, a zoning reclassification, a general plan amendment, a specific plan amendment and a tentative tract map for 20.3 acres in the Dutch Village area of Rancho California. The supervisors’ 5-0 vote, July 25, authorizes the subdivision of the land owned by Richland […]
As a possible solution for covering the extra costs of services in unincorporated areas of Riverside County, the Board of Supervisors yesterday approved a plan to analyze the creation of specially designated districts.
Members of a union representing custodians, nurses, social workers and other occupations in Riverside County government temporarily brought the Board of Supervisors’ meeting to a halt Tuesday, Aug. 29, chanting and formally serving the county notice of an imminent strike.
RIVERSIDE – The Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted to increase appropriations to Riverside County agencies unable to meet all of their expenses in the current fiscal year, though the sheriff’s department was still left with a $30 million hole, sparking a testy exchange about how funds are prioritized. The supervisors held a nearly three-hour […]
The Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved the final map and secured agreements for a French Valley subdivision. The supervisors’ 5-0 vote, July 25, approved the final map for Pardee Homes to subdivide 29.52 acres east of state Route 79 between Benton Road and Los Alamos Road into 84 single-family residential lots and five open […]
RIVERSIDE – Despite one member’s criticism over spending limited funds, the Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved extending a contract with a professional services firm to stay on track with reforms intended to make multiple county agencies more efficient and cheaper to run. In a 4-1 vote, with Supervisor Kevin Jeffries dissenting, the board signed […]