Vector Control to Perform Adult Mosquito Spray Treatments August 5th

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Due to the detection of West Nile virus activity, the District will perform adult mosquito spray treatments on August 5th, 2016 to lower the mosquito population affecting recreational and residential areas in the City of Corona. West Nile virus is transmitted to humans through an infected adult mosquito bite. The spray application will be conducted between the hours of 3:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. at the following locations: the open space area parallel to W Rincon St., between Corydon St. & Aubur...
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Final Summer Concert on the Green August 4, 2016

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The City of Corona is hosting its final 2016 Summer Concert this Thursday, August 4, 2016 on the South Lawn of City Hall, 400 S. Vicentia Avenue. Kids Rock Free (KRF), a Corona-based non-profit dedicated to music education in our community, will kick-start the show at 6:30 p.m. with pre-show entertainment. At 6:55 p.m. join the Corona Police Department for a special filming for the “Running Man Challenge” in which Police Officers and the crowd will be invited to show off their dancing ...
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Corona Library is getting a landscape facelift!

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Great news! The Corona Public Library is going to get a landscape facelift! In the coming weeks, you will see some construction activities going on around the Library as the City of Corona installs new water-wise landscaping. Since the Corona Public Library is such a popular destination and is located in the heart of the community, this is an excellent spot to showcase beautiful low-water use plants and irrigation methods. The garden will be in the areas immediately surrounding the building, ...
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Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project: Temporary Full Street Closure at Chase Drive and Mangular Avenue for Two Weeks

Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project Temporary Full Street Closure at Chase Drive and Mangular Avenue for Two Weeks
As part of the Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project, the contractor will be widening and paving at the intersection of Chase Drive and Mangular Avenue. The intersection will be closed temporarily for two weeks. There will be temporary noise from the equipment, truck back-up alarms and work crews are anticipated during the working hours. Work will commence Tuesday, August 2, 2016 through Tuesday August 16, 2016 and the anticipated work hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (see map ...
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Nightly Full Closures of the 91 at Maple Street, August 1 – 6, 2016

Nightly Full Closures of the 91 at Maple Street, August 1 - 6, 2016
As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's (RCTC) 91 Project, the 91 will be closed nightly at Maple Street from Monday, August 1 to Saturday, August 6. The closure is necessary for crews to safely remove the temporary support structure from the Maple Street Bridge. Please see below for the schedule of closures and detour routes and refer to the map provided.   Eastbound 91 Closed Nightly at Maple Street: Monday through Thursday from 10 pm to 5 am Motorists wi...
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Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project Major Weekend Paving Operations August 6 – August 28

Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project August Paving
As part of the Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Project, construction crews will commence paving operations on weekends which includes laying down approximately 4,000 tons of asphalt per day on Saturdays and Sundays with an estimated 24 trucks per hour hauling in the asphalt. Please be advised that there will be a temporary increase in noise from equipment operations. The hauling operation route will take place from the I-15, to Foothill Parkway, then exit out to Green River Road and back ...
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Five-Hour Closure of Eastbound 91 Between Green River Road and the 71 Tuesday, July 26 at 11:59 p.m. to Wednesday, July 27 at 5 a.m.

Five-Hour Closure of Eastbound 91 Between Green River Road and the 71
As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's (RCTC) 91 Project, the eastbound 91 will be closed between Green River Road and the 71. The closure will last five hours, beginning on Tuesday, July 26 at 11:59 p.m. to Wednesday, July 27 at 5 a.m. Lane reductions will begin at 10 pm. The closure is necessary to install overhead sign structures near the 71 interchange. As a detour, motorists traveling eastbound on the 91 will take the Green River Road off-ramp and head east to Palisa...
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Sr 91 Project Update: Closure of Buena Vista Avenue Undercrossing at the 91 Saturday, July 23 and Monday, July 25, 2016

Closure of Buena Vista Avenue Undercrossing at the 91 for Bridge Lowering
As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's (RCTC) 91 Project, the Buena Vista Avenue undercrossing at the 91 will be closed on Saturday, July 23 from 9 am to 5 pm and from 9 pm to 5 am to allow crews to lower the bridge. If needed, crews will close the undercrossing on Monday, July 25 from 9 pm to 5 am for continued work. There will be no pedestrian access during this closure. Motorists and pedestrians can use West Grand Boulevard or Lincoln Avenue as alternate routes. Loc...
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Invasive Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes Detected in Western Riverside County

Invasive Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes Detected in Western Riverside County
Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control District has detected invasive yellow fever mosquitoes (Aedes aegypti) in Western Riverside County. This species was recently found on July 19, 2016, in the city of Corona near Village Grove Lake.  This is the second detection in the District where the yellow fever mosquito has been found.  Please inform the Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control District if you experience day biting mosquitoes by calling 951-340-9792. Aedes aegypti is not native to Califo...
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Weekend Closure of Eastbound 91 Lincoln Avenue Off-Ramp and Westbound 91 Lincoln Avenue On-Ramp Friday, July 22 at 9 pm to Monday, July 25 at 4 am

Weekend Closure of Eastbound 91 Lincoln Avenue Off-Ramp and Westbound 91 Lincoln Avenue On-Ramp Friday, July 22 at 9 pm to Monday, July 25 at 4 am
As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's 91 Project, two Lincoln Avenue ramps at the 91 will be closed for a 55-hour period from Friday, July 22 at 9 pm to Monday, July 25, 2016 at 4 am. Closures include: The eastbound 91 Lincoln Avenue off-ramp will be closed to allow crews to continue working on the new ramp configuration. Motorists will be detoured to Main Street where they can head north and turn left on Grand Boulevard, turn right on Railroad Street and then head wes...
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Vector Control to Perform Adult Mosquito Spray Treatments July 22nd

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The Northwest Mosquito & Vector Control District will perform adult mosquito spray treatments on July 22nd, 2016 to lower the mosquito population affecting recreational and residential areas in the City of Corona. The spray application will be conducted between the hours of 3:00 am to 6:00 am at the following locations: the open space area parallel to W Rincon St., between Corydon St. & Auburndale St., Corona Airport, open space area along railroad tracks near Auto Center Dr., and vegeta...
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91 Project: Motorists can expect to see other ramps reopening throughout the summer and fall

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The westbound 91 Main Street off-ramp in Corona reopened to motorists on July 14, following a 14-month closure of this ramp for 91 Project construction. Motorists exiting the ramp are limited to right turns at this time. On June 23, the eastbound 91 Main Street on-ramp also reopened. Motorists can expect to see other ramps reopening throughout the summer and fall. The Riverside County Transportation Commission thanks motorists, businesses and residents for their patience during the 91 Project...
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Full Closure of Westbound 91 at Coal Canyon: Saturday, July 23 at 11 pm to Sunday, July 24 at 7 am

Full Closure of Westbound 91 at Coal Canyon
As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's (RCTC) 91 Project, there will be a full closure of westbound 91 at Coal Canyon, west of Green River Road, from Saturday, July 23 at 11 pm to Sunday, July 24 at 7 am. The Orange County westbound 91 Express Lanes also will be closed during this eight-hour period. The closure is needed to install overhead signs. Suggested detour routes include: Northbound I-15 to westbound 60 to southbound 57; or Northbound 71 to westbound 60 to...
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New Westbound 91 Main Street Off-Ramp to Open at 4:30 am on Thursday, July 14, 2016

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As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's (RCTC) 91 Project, the new westbound 91 Main Street off-ramp will open to motorists at 4:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Ahead of the opening of this ramp, k-rail will be shifted and lanes re-striped at night on westbound 91 between I-15 and Maple Street. This will require the intermittent closure of the westbound 91 Main Street, Lincoln Avenue and Maple Street ramps. The Main Street off-ramp was closed in May 2015 so that crews cou...
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Sr91 Project Update: Pomona Road from Maple Street to Smith Avenue reopened

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Work is continuing to widen and realign Pomona Road between Maple Street and Lincoln Avenue as part of the 91 Project. The section of Pomona Road from Maple Street to Smith Avenue reopened the morning of July 7 to east/west travel. This section of roadway previously had been closed to eastbound travel. Periodic nighttime closures will continue as needed. Further east, Pomona Road between Smith Avenue and Lincoln Avenue is limited to westbound travel from 5 am to 10 pm, with full closures r...
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