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Upgrade of county’s standing for bond sale will save $2 million to $3 million

Upgrade of county’s standing for bond sale will save $2 million to $3 million

One of the best-known rating companies has upgraded Riverside County’s outlook to stable, a change that will save $2 million to $3 million on a $325 million bond issuance for a new jail in Indio and other smaller capital projects. The county’s outlook previously was set as “negative.”  

Wednesday, May 13, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (4695)/Comments (0)/
Tags: BondSale
Deadline to file for unclaimed property-tax refunds is Aug. 3

Deadline to file for unclaimed property-tax refunds is Aug. 3

RIVERSIDE – People who own residential or business property in Riverside County have until Aug. 3 to file for unclaimed property tax refunds.

Friday, May 1, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3050)/Comments (0)/
County urges steps to  limit West Nile virus during statewide awareness week

County urges steps to limit West Nile virus during statewide awareness week

With April 19-25 designated West Nile Virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awareness Week in California, Riverside County health officials are asking residents to take steps to prevent the illness from spreading.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2585)/Comments (0)/
Riverside County’s new designation as the 10th largest county in the U.S.

Riverside County’s new designation as the 10th largest county in the U.S.

The press is invited to attend an interview opportunity with the Board of Supervisors to discuss Riverside County’s new designation as the 10th largest county in the U.S.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (10501)/Comments (0)/
500  companies registered for international summit Thursday in Riverside on  government/defense contracting

500 companies registered for international summit Thursday in Riverside on government/defense contracting

More than a thousand individuals from 500 companies are registered to attend a summit Thursday (1/29) in Riverside where they will meet directly with purchasing agents from the military and other government agencies.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2644)/Comments (0)/
Tax credits could boost business investment by  $167 million, help create hundreds of Inland jobs

Tax credits could boost business investment by $167 million, help create hundreds of Inland jobs

Hundreds of new manufacturing jobs could be created in the Inland Empire after businesses were awarded nearly $2 million in tax credits in the statewide California Competes program.
Friday, January 23, 2015/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6241)/Comments (0)/
Hollywood-friendly Riverside County saves the day for movie company

Hollywood-friendly Riverside County saves the day for movie company

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors chambers morphed into a sound stage recently, filling in on a family friendly film when a production company lost its original shooting location.
Thursday, September 18, 2014/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6600)/Comments (0)/
Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Grant

Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Grant

The Riverside County Economic Development Agency (EDA) has received an approved award for the California Energy Commission’s Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Grant (PON-13-606). The grant award is $497,357 over the 3-year period of performance. This was a state-wide, competitive grant, and EDA scored in the top 5 of 39 applicants and had the highest score of all Southern California applicants. 

Tuesday, July 8, 2014/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3883)/Comments (0)/
New interchange at I-215/Van Buren Boulevard expected to help economic development

New interchange at I-215/Van Buren Boulevard expected to help economic development

A new interchange on I-215 will help stimulate economic development around March Air Reserve Base and help relieve traffic congestion for 43,000 motorists who travel in the area along Van Buren Boulevard each day. The interchange and a new six-lane Van Buren bridge overcrossing will help improve safety for drivers who use the boulevard today and for the projected 72,000 motorists expected to travel the route each day in 2035.

Thursday, May 1, 2014/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6368)/Comments (0)/
Planned Psychiatry Residency Training Program Receives Accreditation

Planned Psychiatry Residency Training Program Receives Accreditation

UCR School of Medicine-sponsored program in partnership with Riverside County mental health system planned to launch in July

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – A new residency training program in psychiatry, a partnership between the UCR School of Medicine and the Riverside County Department of Mental Health, has received accreditation and plans to accept its first class of four residents in the four-year training program this July.

Thursday, April 24, 2014/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6132)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola News

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