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Vote-by-mail ballots for August 25 election on the way starting Monday

Vote-by-mail ballots for August 25 election on the way starting Monday

Approximately 61,000 vote-by-mail ballots will be mailed to voters starting Monday (July 27) for the Special District Mail Ballot Election on August 25. Ballots should arrive in mailboxes by the end of the week. In order to be counted in the election, voted ballots must be received at the Registrar of Voters office by 8 p.m. on August 25, or be postmarked on or before Election Day and received no later than three days after Election Day.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2097)/Comments (0)/
County proclaims local emergency following bridge collapse on I-10

County proclaims local emergency following bridge collapse on I-10

RIVERSIDE – Riverside County proclaimed a local emergency on Tuesday following damage from Hurricane Dolores, which brought more than six inches of precipitation to the Desert Center area that collapsed a bridge and section of Interstate 10.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2324)/Comments (0)/
Riverside County health officials urge residents to remove standing water to prevent spread of mosquito-borne illness

Riverside County health officials urge residents to remove standing water to prevent spread of mosquito-borne illness

With the recent storms, there is plenty of standing water throughout Riverside County and health officials are urging residents to empty outdoor containers that may have inadvertently filled with rain to prevent the spread of mosquito-borne illness.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2540)/Comments (0)/
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Candidate filing opens today for Nov. 3 general election

Candidate filing opens today for Nov. 3 general election

Anyone interested in running for offices on the Nov. 3 general election ballot may take out candidate filing papers beginning today (July 13).  Papers must be filed by 5 p.m. on Aug. 7.  If an incumbent fails to file, the deadline for that office will be extended to 5 p.m. on Aug. 12 for everyone except the incumbent.

Monday, July 13, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1941)/Comments (0)/
County assessment roll is the highest since 2008

County assessment roll is the highest since 2008

Riverside County’s property assessment roll has been valued at $242.7 billion, a 5.78 percent increase from last year and the highest total assessment roll since 2008, Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder Peter Aldana announced today.

Thursday, July 09, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (4551)/Comments (0)/
County waste department to provide free composting workshop in Wildomar on Saturday

County waste department to provide free composting workshop in Wildomar on Saturday

The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources will host a free backyard composting workshop in Wildomar on Saturday (July 11).
Monday, July 06, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1950)/Comments (0)/
Volunteers needed to help with county Waste Department backyard composting program

Volunteers needed to help with county Waste Department backyard composting program

The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources is seeking volunteers to help with the Riverside County backyard composting program.  
Monday, July 06, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1760)/Comments (0)/
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Cleanup of soil contaminated by fire in Mecca completed

Cleanup of soil contaminated by fire in Mecca completed

A cleanup of contaminated soil and ash that was created when fire consumed chemical-laced grape stakes has been completed on property near Avenue 64 and Dale Kiler Road in Mecca. The contractor hired by the California Department of Toxic Substances Control removed material in the area that most recently burned, where the need for immediate action was identified.

Monday, July 06, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1877)/Comments (0)/
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Supervisor Chuck Washington to hold community meeting July 8

Supervisor Chuck Washington to hold community meeting July 8

Supervisor Chuck Washington will hold a community meeting July 8 to introduce himself and meet with residents of the Anza Valley area, listen to their concerns and share his vision of the Third District’s future. The supervisor and representatives from his Third District staff will attend to answer questions. Residents are encouraged to attend and meet the new supervisor.
Thursday, July 02, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2104)/Comments (0)/

Ebola News

Facts and other information about the potentially fatal Ebola virus are available on a new web page from Riverside County health officials.