4 Ways to Get Rid of Your High-Maintenance Grass Lawn

~ in case you are not a lover of grass, or want to take advantage of the City of Riverside's turf program - also WMWD has a program as well  ~ 4 Ways to Get Rid of Your High-Maintenance Grass Lawn I grew up in inland L.A., where every house had a perfectly manicured lawn. … Continue reading 4 Ways to Get Rid of Your High-Maintenance Grass Lawn

City of Riverside Launches Riverside ZoningCheck

~ how helpful! ~ City of Riverside Launches Riverside ZoningCheck: Online Zoning and Visualization Tool ZoningCheck: Online Zoning and Visualization Tool to Help Entrepreneurs Locate Permitted Uses Within the Zoning Ordinance RIVERSIDE, Ca. – The City of Riverside is proud to announce the launch of Riverside ZoningCheck – an online, visualization tool designed to help … Continue reading City of Riverside Launches Riverside ZoningCheck

The Most Dangerous City in Every State

~ click on link below for full list. BTW it is not San Bernardino ~ The Most Dangerous City in Every State After more than two decades of steady decline, violent crime in the U.S. may be on the rise once again. There were an estimated 15,696 murders in the United States in 2015, up … Continue reading The Most Dangerous City in Every State

Changes coming to RTA

How Riverside Transit Agency is revamping its bus service Changes to downtown service begin Jan. 8.       Riverside Transit Agency has created new bus stops like this one near Third and Market streets in downtown Riverside as part of changes to bus service that begin in January 2017. ALICIA ROBINSON, STAFF PHOTO Inland … Continue reading Changes coming to RTA

Riverside Cool Centers

City of Riverside Cool Centers Riverside Posted By Staff — June 3, 2016 Effective 06/02/2016 Download List of Cool Locations Cool Centers are public facilities that are open to the community for the purpose of seeking temporary relief from excessive heat. The City of Riverside coordinates Cool Centers to provide drop-in sites for vulnerable individuals, seniors, … Continue reading Riverside Cool Centers

RIVERSIDE: Main library to move to bus station site

After hours of impassioned public comments, Riverside council members voted unanimously early Wednesday to build a new main library where the downtown bus terminal now stands. By ALICIA ROBINSON / STAFF WRITER Published: Feb. 23, 2016 Updated: Feb. 24, 2016 9:19 p.m. After hours of impassioned public comments, Riverside council members voted unanimously early Wednesday … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: Main library to move to bus station site

City of Riverside ~ El Nino

Check out the below two articles with helpful information. RIVERSIDE: City solicits public's help to clear storm drains - Riverside city officials want residents to help keep more than 4,800 storm drains clear this winter, which is expected to be especially wet. Riverside El Nino Information page - Page created by the City of Riverside … Continue reading City of Riverside ~ El Nino

RIVERSIDE: Main library will move; new site to be determined

RIVERSIDE: Main library will move; new site to be determined Trustees decide on a move despite public attachment to the current site From The Press Enterprise 12/14/15 Riverside library officials don’t know where the main library will go, but they have decided it shouldn’t stay on land it has occupied for more than a century … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: Main library will move; new site to be determined

RIVERSIDE: City checking residents’ opinions

RIVERSIDE: City checking residents' opinions An online survey offered through October asks what people think of living or working in Riverside. DAVID BAUMAN, FILE PHOTO A dragon dance team performs during the opening parade at the Lunar Fest in downtown Riverside in 2014. The city is asking people who live or work in Riverside in … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: City checking residents’ opinions

RIVERSIDE: Trail to UCR’s Big C in conflict with new rail line

RIVERSIDE: Trail to UCR's Big C in conflict with new rail line Discussions to solve problems over access to Big C Trail near UCR include alternate routes, tunnel or bridge. From PE.com 8/23/15 ~ many a memory myself hiking through here. Hope they can find a solution I would hate for that trail to become extinct ~ … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: Trail to UCR’s Big C in conflict with new rail line