Parking Lot Improvements Coming to Lincoln Park

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The City of Corona Maintenance Services Department would like to announce parking lot improvements scheduled to take place at Lincoln Park which will include the addition of nine new parking spaces as well as a trash enclosure. Construction is expected to begin in the next two weeks, and will be completed by June 30. Construction will only occur Monday through Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. During construction, the existing parking lot on Citron Street will be closed, as well as the sidewalk. However, alternate pedestrian routes will be provided for safety. Project plans are located on ...

E-Bills Now Available for Corona DWP Customers

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We are proud to announce that City of Corona Department of Water & Power (DWP) customers can now opt to view their bill electronically through our website. The bill you view online will be identical to the paper one you’re used to receiving. By opting to receive e-bills, you’ll help reduce the amount of paper we use – which is great for the environment. It’s easy to sign up. Log into your iLink account, click on the My Profile link, then click on the Manage Profile tab and select the Yes bubble next to Receive eBills. If you don’t have an iLink account, you can register for one by click...

Injured German Shepherd Rescued

On May 3, 2015 at 1 p.m., an Animal Control Officer from Corona Animal Services & Enforcement responded to a call regarding an injured dog. Upon arrival, a young German Shepherd dog was found with a severely injured rear leg. With no owner in sight, Corona Animal Services impounded the dog and due to the extent of the injury transported it to the Yorba Regional Animal Hospital in Anaheim for emergency treatment. The dog was treated at the hospital overnight, and was then released back to Corona Animal Services who transported the dog to a local veterinarian, Dr. Ivan Yevseyenko at the C...

91 Project to Reduce Lane Widths

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Attention, drivers on the 91: The 91 Corona Squeeze is coming. Starting in early June, lane widths on the 91 between the 71 and Main Street in Corona will be reduced to 10.5 feet for approximately 10 months. The “slow lane” will be 12 feet wide for larger vehicles. Lanes will be restriped and outside roadway shoulders will be removed in one-mile segments. Due to the loss of the roadway shoulders, Freeway Service Patrol support will be expanded for stranded motorists. Drivers are reminded to: Follow the 55 MPH speed limit and note that fines are doubled in construction zones Allow e...

Officer Involved Shooting Update

On May 18, 2015, Patricia Cheree Smith, 26 years of Hemet, appeared in Riverside Superior Court to answer for felony charges related to her role in the armed robbery at Pacific Premier Bank on February 4, 2015. During the court proceeding, Smith entered a guilty plea on three counts of armed robbery with three strikes; she was sentenced to State Prison. On February 4, 2015 at about 4:07 p.m., officers from the Corona Police Department responded to the Pacific Premier Bank located at 102 E. Sixth St. Corona, regarding a take-over robbery. Officers located a suspect vehicle and attempted ...

Water Conservation Priority for MACH 1 Mud Run

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The City of Corona announced today  in a Press Release that the 2015 MACH 1 Mud Run will proceed this year, but with a focus on reducing water. Due to the recently announced state mandated water restrictions, concerns were voiced by the community regarding water usage for the 2015 MACH 1 Mud Run event.  In response to the concerns, the City of Corona considered cancelling the event but has decided to proceed while making every effort to reduce the amount of potable water used. This decision was not made lightly.  City staff met with the City Attorney and spoke with race organizer KRFG to...