Corona Cool Center

Keep Cool! Protect Your Health When It’s Hot! Community Action Partnership of Riverside County is coordinating Cool Centers to provide drop-in sites for vulnerable individuals, seniors, the disabled, and others in need of temporary relief from the heat. Cool Centers will open to the public, in affected areas, when a “Heat Warning” is issued. Watch or listen for the “Heat Warning” on your television, radio, and local newspaper. Hot Weather Tips: Drink plenty of water. Avoid alcohol a...
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Fireworks Illegal in Corona! Fines $500+

The City of Corona would like to remind everyone that it is illegal to possess, discharge or sell fireworks. Residents should adhere to the “no fireworks” law throughout the City of Corona (Corona Municipal Code 9.33.010-9.33.030). Every year, people are seriously injured, property is damaged, and the risk of fires increases due to the illegal use of fireworks. Our extremely dry conditions, due to the drought, create a greater potential for fires caused by fireworks, especially in or near the...
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Independence Day Offers Unlimited Fun in Corona

The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services Department is hosting its annual Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 1, 2017 with our annual Main Street Parade, Family Festival, and Fireworks. The Main Street Parade begins at 9 a.m. at the intersection of Main and Ontario and and moves north to Olive Street. The endless amount of fun will continue at the Family Festival at Santana Park (Map) starting at 4 p.m. with the newest addition of fun zone wristbands for unlimited acce...
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Citrus Splash Zone Open for Summer!

The City of Corona’s Citrus Splash Zone is ready to help cool down Corona! Summer fun is in season and as of May 1, 2017  the Citrus Splash Zone is officially open for the summer! Located in Citrus Park at 1250 Santana Way [MAP], the Citrus Splash Zone features a number of water features including spraying jets and water cannons - making it a cool and fun activity for all ages to enjoy! The splash pad is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from May 1st to Sept. 30th. The Citrus Splash Zone has a s...
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National Library Week

The Corona Public Library will be hosting six free events April 10-15 to celebrate library services! Included in the celebration will be the Corona Symphony Wind Quintet on Monday April 10, NASA’s Discovery Dome on Tuesday April 11, the Level Up Gaming Truck on Wednesday April 12, and a Creative Souls Painting Party for adults on April 13. Start your weekend off Friday April 14 at the second Annual Dance Your Tax Write-Off karaoke and dance party with DJ D-Dizzle. To conclude the celebration ...
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Sisterhood Stretch & Share Circle

The Corona Senior Center invites you to “Sisterhood Stretch & Share Circle.” Led by volunteer instructor, Geri Fox, this new six-week program allows the gathering of women to share their dreams, unburden themselves of worry, sorrow, or other issues while gently stretching their bodies. The program launches on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 6 p.m. There will be a class demonstration on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 2 p.m. Come out to the Senior Center to get a glimpse of the program! Participants...
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Spring Cleaning: Clear Clutter with a Yard Sale

Spring has sprung and that can only mean one thing: It's time for spring cleaning! No matter how hard we try, it is almost inevitable that we accumulate more than we need throughout the year, so while you clean your home and clear clutter, consider having a garage/yard sale to give your items a new home. But before you hold your sale in Corona, remember that the City has a few requirements and tips to help make it a success. For starters, a permit, which can be obtained on the City's websi...
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National Take a Walk in the Park Day

Did you know that March 30th is National Take a Walk in the Park Day? The City of Corona invites you to celebrate the holiday by strolling in one of the City’s 35 parks! Walking is a low impact exercise that most people can enjoy. It’s a great foundation for an active lifestyle whose benefits include a lower stress level, decreases in blood pressure, and weight loss. The City of Corona maintains 35 parks with a variety of amenities such as picnic shelters, playgrounds, ball fields, basketb...
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Illegal Marijuana Dispensary Bust

In early February, the Corona Police Department’s Vice Narcotics Unit began a joint investigation with Code Enforcement into marijuana dispensaries operating illegally in the City of Corona in violation of the City Municipal Code (CMC), state, and federal law.  Several businesses have been identified as illegally operating marijuana dispensaries. The business owners and property owners have been served cease and desist letters by the City Attorney’s Office, and they have been issued administrati...
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CITY FINDS INNOVATIVE WAYS TO REACH OUT TO BUSINESS COMMUNITY

The City of Corona’s Economic Development Department, Team Corona, is constantly looking for innovative ways to get in front of their business community. On Monday, March 6th at 10:00 am, a new, live internet radio show, “Corona Biz Talk” will offer its listeners updates to business events in Corona, information about the city government and expert business advice at www.hoperadio247.com. This isn’t the first time Team Corona has tried something innovative or different to reach out to its bus...
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Leaks Can Run, but They Can’t Hide

Are you ready to chase down leaks? Household leaks can waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water annually nationwide, so each year we hunt down the drips during Fix a Leak Week. Mark your calendars for EPA's ninth annual Fix a Leak Week which will take place March 20 through 26, 2017, but remember that you can find and fix leaks inside and outside your home to save valuable water and money all year long. Learn how to find and fix leaks during Fix a Leak Week. It's as easy as 1-2-3 To che...
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Corona Mayor’s Youth Council—Apply now!

The City of Corona is currently accepting applications for the 2017-18 Mayor’s Youth Council – the deadline is March 31st, hurry and apply today! The Mayor’s Youth Council strives to connect the youth in our community to City government, providing students with insight on the functions of a municipality and giving them access to our City’s elected and appointed leaders. Students are selected based on their involvement with the community and scholastic achievement in a competitive process ...
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Spring Classical Music Series at the Library

The Corona Public Library presents the "Spring Classical Music Series," hosting four classical concerts over a period of four weeks. The concerts will be held on March 22, March 27, April 5, and April 10. Each concert is free and open to the public, giving everyone the opportunity to experience classical music up close. These concerts include a classical guitar; a cello quartet; a string quartet; and a woodwind quintet. Corona Public Library’s annual classic concert series is made possible b...
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Recreation Expo & Family Fun Nights

Looking for something to do during spring break? The Library & Recreation Services Department is hosting the “Spring into Recreation” Recreation Expo and Family Fun Nights at the Circle City Center from March 27th-31st, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. In addition to games and crafts, you will have the opportunity to meet the City’s recreation class instructors and see live class demonstrations. The event is free and refreshments will be available for purchase. Drop-ins welcome. Parents must accompan...
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Public Works Team Awarded for Engineering Excellence

The City of Corona’s Public Works Team received an Engineering Excellence Award for their Auto Center Drive Grade Separation Project. Lead by Senior Engineer, Linda Bazmi, the project constructed a four-lane overcrossing above operational Burlington Northern and Santa Fe (BNSF) railroad tracks, and improves vehicular and pedestrian safety by separating trains from highway and foot traffic. The overpass was designed with future enhancements in mind and allows for the addition of two more activ...
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