Corona Firefighter Recovering from Burn Injuries

A Corona firefighter sustained burn injuries while assigned to the “North Fire”, in San Bernardino County yesterday.  The Corona Fire Department sent firefighters to assist with the vegetation fire that began in the Cajon Pass on Friday. While providing “mop-up” on the fire, a Corona Firefighter sustained second-degree burns to one of his legs, about 15% of his body.  He was transported to a local burn center where doctors today are optimistic of his recovery and of his release from the hospi...

Traffic Alert: Green River Road Reopened

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UPDATE: One lane in each direction has been reopened. Repair work will continue. Thanks for your patience! Due to a major gas leak on Green River Road between Dominguez Ranch and 91 Freeway, the traffic on Green River Road will be closed for up to six hours between the 91 freeway and Nicholas Place. Please use Maple or Lincoln as alternate routes as Serfas Club / Auto Center Drive is under construction. Approximately 800 customers will be impacted by the gas leak and will be without...

Community Information Division to Streamline City Communication

In a striking effort to align communication efforts across all city departments, Corona City Manager Darrell Talbert announced the launch of the new Community Information Division as part of the current City Clerk’s Office led by Lisa Mobley. Streamlining the flow of information, both incoming and outgoing, will further the City’s effort to improve communication with our community which was noted as a top priority in the City of Corona 2014-2019 Strategic Plan. “It was evident that unifyin...

Sex Registrants Compliance Operation

California law mandates that persons convicted of specified sex crimes register as sex offenders with the local law enforcement agency within the jurisdiction of their residence. Local law enforcement agencies and the California Department of Justice maintain the registration records of these sex offenders. This registration requirement falls under California Penal Code section 290; also referred to as the “Sex Offender Registration Act.” Registered sex offenders are required to update their inf...

Turf Removal Rebates Exhausted | Deadline to Apply July 9

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TURF REMOVAL REBATE PROGRAM EXHAUSTS FUNDING | DEADLINE TO APPLY JULY 9, 2015 City of Corona’s Department of Water and Power (DWP) has teamed up with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California the past few years to provide our community with a Turf Rebate Program, “Cash for Grass”, that offered residents $3 per square foot of grass that is replaced with water-efficient plants. Due to the unprecedented public demand, the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s rebat...

Sexual Assault Arrest

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On June 28, 2015, at about 1 p.m., a male juvenile responded to the front counter of the Corona Police Department to report inappropriate sexual contact involving his adoptive father, Patrick Michael Anderson, 54 years old of Corona. Based on these allegations, Corona Police detectives conducted a consent search of Anderson’s Corona home. After initially reviewing evidence collected during this search, detectives from the Corona Police Department arrested Anderson on July 2, 2015.  Anderson w...

EB 91 to SB15 Connector Reopens Second Lane

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Traffic is flowing steadily again on the connector from eastbound 91 to southbound 15. The connector had been reduced to one lane since February to allow crews to build the new connector between these roadways. The second lane reopened to motorists on June 27, a week before the heavily traveled July 4 weekend. Crews are continuing to work on multiple bridges in the 15/91 interchange area, with highly visible progress. For a more detailed look at the work that has occurred on the 91 Project du...