MORENO VALLEY, Ca.—A $500,000 gift from the John P. Previti Memorial Foundation will buy new pediatric equipment for RUHS Medical Center and support programs that help children cope with the emotional impacts of hospitalization.
The Riverside County Board of Supervisors today appointed George A. Johnson as county executive officer, effective June 8. The announcement came after the Board appointed Johnson, 56, to the position in closed session following the regular Board meeting. The terms of his employment contract will return to the Board sometime in June.
Riverside County Executive Officer Jay Orr will retire at the end of August, five years after taking over as the county’s top administrator.
Trucks, school buses and other commercial vehicles that exceed seven tons will be prohibited for two to four weeks on a section of Mockingbird Canyon Road, near the City of Riverside, because of damage caused by recent storms.
The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources will host a free backyard composting workshop Saturday (Mar. 18) in Moreno Valley.
The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources has scheduled a free household hazardous-waste collection event on Saturday (Mar. 18) at the Murrieta City Hall parking lot. The collection is open to all Riverside County residents.
Facts and other information about the potentially fatal Ebola virus are available on a new web page from Riverside County health officials.
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