The Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District will acquire five parcels in the Temescal Creek Floodplain in unincorporated Lake Elsinore.
The Riverside County Board of Supervisors members are also the board of the Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, and the county supervisors voted 5-0 Tuesday, Dec. 14, to authorize the real property purchase from The Northern Trust Company. The supervisors’ action also found the purchase to be categorically exempt from California Environmental Quality Act review.
The five parcels total approximately 5.16 acres and are off Temescal Canyon Road. The flood control district will pay $305,000 for the five parcels, which is the appraised market value. The acquisition of the property will prevent devel