SR91 Project: Serfas Club/Maple Street Neighborhood Meetings

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Two neighborhood meetings will be held in June to inform residents and businesses in the Serfas Club Drive/Maple Street areas about upcoming construction activity for the 91 Project in Corona. The content at both meetings will be the same; visitors are invited to attend the meeting that is more convenient for them: Monday, June 1, Prado View Elementary School, 2800 Ridgeline Drive, Corona, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, Coronita Elementary School, 1757 Via Del Rio, Corona, 6:30 p.m. Proj...

International Grade Crossing Safety Awareness Day

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Did you know that about every three hours a person or vehicle is hit by a train? The City of Corona has over 14 miles of railway lines crossing 10 local streets at grade. These lines transport people, goods and materials all over the nation. The importance of traveling safely over these railway grade crossings is something we want everyone to consider on June 3, please help us to remind everyone to be safe as we recognize International Grade Crossing Safety Awareness Day. As part of this s...

Potential Scam – Water Quality Alert

A group NOT affiliated with the City is providing a notice regarding the City’s water quality to residents in the City of Corona. The notice offers free water quality testing and has some misleading information regarding chemicals in tap water. The City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) wants to assure you that our water is safe to drink. If you’d like to learn more about the City’s water quality, we encourage you to review our Consumer Confidence Report (CCR), available online at...

2015 Special Olympics Torch Run in Corona

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On Monday, June 8, 2015, Corona Police Department employees and their families will participate in the Law Enforcement’s Special Olympics Torch Run. The runners will be receiving the torch from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department at Hidden Valley Parkway and Hamner Avenue. Corona employees will run eastbound on Parkridge Avenue, to eastbound Cresta Avenue, and then to the area of Promenade and Bentley, where the Riverside Police Department will pick it up the following day. The anticipated...

SR 91 Project to Begin Restriping Lanes

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Reminder, Corona area motorists: the “91 Corona Squeeze” starts June 1. As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission’s 91 Project, the westbound and eastbound lanes on the 91 between the 71 and Main Street in Corona will be reduced in width to allow roadway widening to be performed safely and efficiently behind K-rail. The narrower lanes will continue for about 10 months. The four inside lanes will be restriped to 10.5 feet in width, and the outside lane will be 12 feet wide.  Re...

Parking Lot Improvements Coming to Lincoln Park

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The City of Corona Maintenance Services Department would like to announce parking lot improvements scheduled to take place at Lincoln Park which will include the addition of nine new parking spaces as well as a trash enclosure. Construction is expected to begin in the next two weeks, and will be completed by June 30. Construction will only occur Monday through Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. During construction, the existing parking lot on Citron Street will be closed, as well as the sidewalk...