All posts tagged "opinion"

  • Yucaipa Politics March, 2015
    California Needs Water Plan, Not Fines

    This week Gov. Jerry Brown announced that the most egregious water wasters in the state could face $10,000 fines. Many who want to see water conservation made more important welcomed the news. However, the fines do little...

    • Posted May 3, 2015
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  • Redlands Bike Race Needs Yucaipa Support
    Bike Classic Good for Yucaipa

    Last Friday Yucaipa hosted a stage of the Redlands Bicycle Classic. There were three separate races: a men’s race, a women’s race and a para-cycle race. The races all took place on public streets and required some...

    • Posted April 19, 2015
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  • Toll Roads Coming to Yucaipa
    Toll lanes would be bad for Inland Empire

    SANBAG is currently mulling over the idea of installing toll lanes on the I-10 from Pomona to Redlands. The toll lanes are alternative to an official project, which would widen the 10 from four general purpose to...

    • Posted April 4, 2015
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  • Yucaipa News April, 2015
    City can do more to help business owners

    By David Briscoe As you may already know, running a business is very difficult. One of the most costly expenses for a small business owner is marketing. Once the marketing has been established, it is up to...

    • Posted April 4, 2015
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  • Crime Danger in Yucaipa California
    Prop 47 Puts Public in Danger

    At the city council meeting last Monday, San Bernardino County Sheriff Captain Tony Onodera announced that, overall, crime in the city of Yucaipa had dropped in virtually all major categories. However, one category of crime actually saw...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
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  • Yucaipa Needs More Infrastructure in 2015
    City needs more public infrastructure

    I was driving on Freemont Street last week when I spotted a woman who was walking her dog on a long leash. As I came nearer to them, the dog moved out into the street – not...

    • Posted March 22, 2015
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  • Yucaipa City Council Declines Financial Aid
    Council should have applied for low-income housing funds

    At Monday night’s city council meeting, the council had the opportunity to send a letter to the County of San Bernardino that would have made Yucaipa eligible for future low-income housing funds. While staff did not recommend...

    • Posted March 14, 2015
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  • Yucaipa City Council should continue development of Uptown
    City Council should continue development of Uptown

    Last year the City of Yucaipa purchased a plot of land on the northwest corner of Yucaipa Boulevard and California Street to make way for the Yucaipa Performing Arts Center. Currently on the property are a doughnut...

    • Posted February 27, 2015
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