Donate to the Spark of Love Toy Drive

The Corona Fire Department will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for deserving families within our community. The Spark of Love Toy Drive will run from Thursday, November 17th to Saturday, December 24th, 2016. Collection sites will include all 7 Corona Fire Stations, Fire Headquarters, City Hall, and at the Circle City Center. All toys will be donated to the Settlement House, which will be then distributed to children within Corona and Norco. Spark of Love Collection Event Corona Fire D...

Special Infrastructure meeting to Establish Community Task Force

Circle City Substation 66KV Sub-transmission Line Project The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is currently processing an application by Southern California Edison (SCE) to construct new overhead electrical transmission lines through residential neighborhoods in Corona. The City is on record opposing this project in its current configuration. On October 18, 2016, the City of Corona hosted an Informational Meeting to bring Corona residents together with SCE representatives. Fro...

Beat the Rush – Schedule your Annual Furnace Service Check Today

The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting cooler, and people are beginning to turn on their furnaces for the first time in months. Heating appliances should be serviced annually and checked for proper operation. A qualified heating contractor, plumber or SoCalGas can provide this service. Failure to perform annual maintenance on gas appliances may result in exposure to carbon monoxide, which can cause nausea, drowsiness, flu-like symptoms, and even death. Since space heating typica...

Halloween Safety Tips

The Corona Police Department would like to share a few Halloween Safety Tips. Follow these quick tips to ensure you have a safe, Spooktacular Halloween! Children should begin trick-or-treat activities during daylight hours. Children should trick-or-treat in groups, with adult escorts close by. Parents should carry flashlights with them. Children should wear proper fitting, comfortable costumes and shoes. Parents should place reflectorized tape on various areas of the costumes ...

Complete Project Milestone Activities

The 91 Project reminds motorists of new conditions on Corona ramps and roads, due to a series of milestone activities reached last week, October 16 through October 21, 2016 : The new westbound Maple Street flyover on-ramp is open. The Maple Street Bridge is open with two southbound only lanes. The Main Street Undercrossing is open with three lanes in both directions. The westbound Serfas Club off-ramp is open. The westbound Lincoln Avenue on-ramp is closed for two months. Motori...

Amber Waves of Grain | Veteran Fundraiser

Beer Festival
All-American Riders is hosting a special fundraiser event, Amber Waves of Grain, designed to bring together craft beer lovers with Veterans. The community is invited to participate in the event to raise funds for non-profit organizations directly supporting Veteran causes. The event will be held at Stone Church Brewing, Shops at Dos Lagos (Map) on Saturday, November 5, 2016. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. and the event will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tickets are only $40 and it includes un...

Covenant Life Harvest Festival

Covenant Life Christian Fellowship is excited to invite you to their annual Harvest Festival on Monday, October 31, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Each year, the church welcomes over 1,000 attendees from the community and advertises the Festival as a "safe community outreach" for everyone.  Join Covenant Life for free candy, free games, free activities for the kids, pie-eating contests,inflatable jumpers, and raffle giveaways throughout the night.  Food will also be available for purchase whi...

Metrolink Rams Train – $10 Round Trip

Get ready for all the excitement as the Los Angeles Rams return to L.A. Save the screaming for the stands, not at traffic. Take the train and arrive ready to cheer on the blue and gold! You’ll enjoy the game even more when you ride Metrolink– your train ticket is also good for free Metro Rail connections. Hop on board, relax and avoid all the hassles of traffic when you take the train to the game. Service from the Antelope Valley, San Bernardino, 91/PVL and Orange County Lines. For just $1...

Waste Collection: Oct. 15 & 16

Waste Collection
There will be a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the City of Corona City Hall parking lot (Map), on October 15 and 16, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is open to all Corona and Riverside County residents. Drop off any leftover hazardous materials from your home or garage! Acceptable Items: Unacceptable Items: • Paint • Shellacs • Paint thinner • Turpentine • Epoxies • Resins • Adhesives • Caulking • Paint stripper • Varnishes • Wood stain • Wood prese...

Corona Symphony Orchestra “Circle City Suite”

Circle City Suite ICC
The Corona Symphony Orchestra will present the debut of the "Circle City Suite". The Corona Symphony Orchestra has commissioned Dr. Glenn Pickett to compose a 5 movement suite that musically highlights the rich history of Corona. Each movement represents a chapter in Corona's history. There will be a projected illustrations and narration as the suite is being played. Movement 1: The Luiseno Native Americans of Temescal Valley Movement 2: The Butterfield Stagecoach that came through Corona ...

Drip Irrigation Class October 1, 2016

New Opportunity to Help You Be Water Efficient – Drip Irrigation! Did you know that residential sprinklers typically run at only 50% efficiency? That means half of the water from sprinklers is being wasted from runoff, over spray or other inefficiencies. Drip irrigation systems run at about 95% efficiency, that’s because the water is going directly to the spot where the water needs to be. To help our residents, the City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) will be offering a new prog...

Low-cost Rabies Vaccination & Dog Licensing Clinic

In recognition of World Rabies Day, Corona Animal Services & Enforcement will hold a Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Dog Licensing Clinic on Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This event will be held at the Corona Animal Shelter located at 1330 Magnolia Ave., Corona, (Map) approximately one block east of the I-15 freeway. Rabies is a virus that is transmissible from animals to humans. Each year approximately 60,000 people die from the deadly disease. The most ...

2 Closures of Eastbound 91 the weekend of Sept. 9 – 11

91 Project
Two full closures of eastbound 91 in Corona are required for the 91 Project the weekend of September 9, 2016 through September 11, 2016. Eastbound 91 motorists are strongly urged to avoid the area and use eastbound 60 to southbound 15 to access the 91. Motorists also should allow extra time, carpool, ride Metrolink, consider postponing eastbound travel to the afternoon, follow detours, and check real-time traffic using Activities will include: Closure 1: Full Closure of Eastboun...

Personal Wildfire Action Plans: Ready! Set! Go!

wildfire action plan in corona
Protecting Your Home During a Wildfire - Safety Information Wildfires can spread rapidly, with little-to-no warning, often going unnoticed until it is too late. These wildfires, commonly started by human error, quickly ignite and burn through tinder-dry bushes and trees, and unfortunately spread to nearby homes as well. If you live in or near a fire-prone area there are various ways that you can help reduce the chance for severe damage to your home and property, by designing and landscapi...