Summer Concerts on the Green

Enjoy an evening of cool tunes and refreshing rhythms at the City of Corona’s Annual Summer Concerts on the Green! Each concert will take place Thursdays, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., on the South Lawn of Corona City Hall. Arrive early with your chair and blanket to enjoy food and drinks available for purchase. Additionally, the Corona Partners for Parks Foundation will host a Beer/Wine garden for adults to enjoy! The concert series kicks off on July 13 with DSB. The next best thing to Journey, DSB...
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Free Water Saving Devices

Looking for more ways to save water and money?  The City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) offers FREE water saving devices to all residents to help make your home more water efficient.  These devices include 5-minute shower timers, low-flow shower heads, bathroom and kitchen faucet aerators, hose nozzles, and toilet dye tabs. 5 minute shower timers – Helps to keep you on track to a short shower. Try to limit your showers to 5 minutes or less. Low-flow showerheads – Low-flow ...
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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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New 91 Lanes to open March 20 – Expect Heavy Work to Prepare for Opening

Mark your calendar! The Riverside County Transportation Commission has set March 20 as the opening date for the new 91 Express Lanes and general purpose lanes in Corona. Westbound lanes are planned to open by 4 a.m., and eastbound lanes are planned to open by 5 a.m.. RCTC’s $1.4 billion 91 Project extends the 91 Express Lanes eight miles to Interstate 15 in Riverside County, adds general purpose lanes between the 71 and I-15, and provides a tolled express connector between the 91 and I-15. Th...
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Senior Center Travel Program Heads to the Living Desert Zoo & Gardens

On Tuesday, March 14, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Senior Travel Program “Explore. Dream. Discover.” will journey to the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens in Palm Desert. Attendees will explore multiple exhibits of desert animals from all over the world and visit the many tranquil gardens with over 1,400 different plant species.  While they're there, our seniors can take a tram ride through the park, ride a camel, or feed a giraffe!  There will be an opportunity to shop for unique books, jewelry,...
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March 4 | Free Teen Driver Safety Program

The Corona Police Department Traffic Bureau Division is excited to announce the 2017 "Drive 4 Life" teen driver safety program dates. This program is designed for young drivers who have a license as well as those who are about to get one. The goal is to provide a FREE service to the community by educating young drivers and their parents in an effort to promote traffic safety on roadways and to prevent fatal traffic collisions. The program focuses on the four most common factors that le...
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Community Gardens: Allowing Community to Blossom

Corona Community Gardens The City of Corona is proud to be home to two community gardens! Generally, community gardens are large plots of land that allow for a collective of people to garden together to grow fresh produce, beautiful flowers, and community spirit. In Corona, our community gardens have allowed a new of community to blossom. The Community Garden at Peace is located on the back lot of Peace Lutheran Church 280 E. Ontario Avenue [MAP] and has fifty-two 400 square foot plots avail...
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Getting the Right Kind of Retail for Our City

In a time when buzz words and catch phrases are thrown at us on a daily basis, it is difficult to fully understand what “shop local,” means to a community and how it --or a lack of it-- shapes a community’s retail choices. Like anything else in life, we find ourselves looking over the proverbial fence and wanting what the “other” person has; in this case, what another city may have. Because of the multitude of retail choices and a variety of people, rarely are citizens of a particular jurisdicti...
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91 Project Update

With the 91 Project at its 91 percent completion mark, motorists will be able to use the new lanes starting this spring. Crews are continuing to work night and day to complete the following activities. For a map showing the status of these ramps and local street improvements, please visit the “Ramp/Street Status” page of the website. The westbound and eastbound Maple Street off-ramps are scheduled to open in January. The Maple Street Bridge is scheduled to open to two directions in early...
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Rainy Weather Motorist Safety

Rainy weather is here! For your safety and the safety of other motorists and our crews, the 91 Project reminds you to check your vehicle’s tires, wiper blades and brakes. Despite the 55 miles per hour speed limit in the construction zone, you may need to drive even slower to match weather conditions, visibility and traffic - even when construction workers are not present. Traffic fines are doubled within the construction zone. In addition: Be aware of changing conditions and follow detour s...
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West Corona Little League | Spring 2017

The West Corona Little League is delighted to announce the upcoming Spring 2017 Player Evaluation and Registration Events! Are you parent, grandparent, or family friend who knows a young boy or girl that loves to play? Mark your calendars, and share the dates! The West Corona Little League is open to boys and girls ages 4 through 16. Player evaluations will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 9 a.m. at Butterfield Park Field #1 (Map). Registration Events are as follows: Saturda...
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Free Landscape Class

  Register Today for the Free Landscape Class for January! The City of Corona Department of Water and Power is hosting a California Friendly Landscape Training class this January. The landscape class is designed to introduce the concept of sustainable landscaping, focusing on creating beautiful, and water-efficient gardens. Learn six methods to make your garden a California Friendly Garden: Using a Holistic Approach to Gardening Building a Living Soil Sponge Rethinki...
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Child Annoyance Arrest

On Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at about 8 a.m., 34-year-old Corona resident Robert Sanchez Banuelos was arrested for the misdemeanor of Child Annoyance. Banuelos was identified by a 13-year-old female and her 12-year-old sister as the person who approached them in the area of Cota Street and Parkridge Avenue on Halloween. The sisters were walking home from school on Oct. 31, 2016 when Banuelos, who was accompanied by a female child, struck up a conversation with them. During the conversation, Ban...
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Annual Dickens Dinner

The Santiago Choir Program cordially invites the community to the Annual Dickens Dinner, an evening of Holiday Merriment. The Dinner will take place on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. at the Santiago High School Cafeteria (Map). The Christmas Concert will follow the dinner and begin at 7 p.m. The Santiago High School Choir is a 160-member award winning group. Every year the Madrigals hold a Dickens Dinner and silent auction to raise funds for their trips and competitions. The dinner ...
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Pet Adoption Event & Expo

Bring a new furry family member home for the Holidays! The City of Corona Police Department, Animal Shelter, and Library & Recreation Services Department invite you to the first Annual Pet Adoption Event and Expo on Saturday, December 3, 2016!  The event will take place at the Circle City Center (Map) from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., rain or shine! Attendees may bring their own four-legged friends for pictures and activities or welcome a new one into their family!  Adoption fees are $20 for non-...
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