All posts tagged "community"
Water District, City Send Letters to State Water Board
Last month Gov. Jerry Brown issued an executive order to address California’s drought. That executive order directed the State Water Resources Control Board to impose restrictions to achieve a 25 percent reduction in potable water usage across...
- Posted April 18, 2015
Work Begins at Yucaipa BMX Park
Work has officially started on the Yucaipa BMX Park. This week, heavy equipment was used to begin the grading process for the new sports facility. “It’s almost surreal, grading has officially started today,” the group posted to...
- Posted April 17, 2015
Council Receives Update on Drought Situation
At Monday night’s meeting, the Yucaipa City Council received a report regarding the statewide water restrictions. The report follows new, mandatory water restrictions issued by Gov. Jerry Brown in an executive order. “Staff believes that the City...
- Posted April 15, 2015
Conserve Water and Save Your Lawn
With the drought worsening and water restrictions coming down from Sacramento, many homeowners are feeling pressure to ditch their lawns. Outdoor watering can account for up to 60 percent of a home’s total water usage, so it...
- Posted April 12, 2015
City Council to Consider Affordable Senior Housing Agreement
On Monday night the Yucaipa City Council and Yucaipa Housing Authority Board will consider the adoption of a revised agreement with Urban Housing Communities to develop Horizons at Yucaipa, a senior living facility. If approved, Horizons at...
- Posted April 11, 2015
Redlands Bicycle Classic Set For Friday
Tomorrow Yucaipa will host the third stage of the Redlands Bicycle Classic stage race. Organizers of the classic selected Yucaipa as a candidate to host the race in February, and the Yucaipa City Council agreed to do...
- Posted April 9, 2015
Yucaipa Water Usage Rises
While Gov. Jerry Brown announced new water restrictions last week, the Yucaipa Valley Water District reported that water usage was significantly up. The district serves Yucaipa, Calimesa and unincorporated county areas. In January of this year residents...
- Posted April 8, 2015
Crashes on Bryant Raise Safety Concerns
Two crashes on Bryant Street this weekend are raising safety concerns for drives and homeowners. On Saturday evening emergency responders received a call about a traffic collision near Bryant Street and Sunnyside Drive. Witness reports indicated that...
- Posted April 7, 2015
CHC, SBVC Vote No Confidence in Chancellor
The academic senates of Crafton Hills College (CHC) and San Bernardino Valley College (SBVC) approved a joint resolution Wednesday, voting that they hold no confidence in San Bernardino Community College District Chancellor Bruce Baron. The vote comes...
- Posted April 3, 2015
Fatal Accident on Hwy 38
Sheriff’s deputies from the Yucaipa Police Station were called Tuesday evening shortly after 7:15 p.m. with a report of a traffic accident on Highway 38 near Bryant Street. When they arrived on the scene, they found a...
- Posted April 2, 2015