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Friday, November 30, 2018
Sales Tax Proposed to Keep Funds Local Glendora City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to go ahead to put a .75% sales tax increase on the ballet to be voted on by residence in a Special Election in March 2019. This decision was made after much discussion and testimony by City Staff, Council, and residence of Glendora. Glendora City Council’s proposal will keep 100% of the additional ...read more
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Friday, November 30, 2018
You are invited to attend a Public Scoping Meeting hosted by the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss a proposed modification to the possible phasing of construction and operation for the 12.3-mile, six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Glendora to Montclair. Public Scoping Meeting Monday, December 10, 2018 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM  La ...read more
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Monday, September 24, 2018
On September 22, 2018 at the Citrus Valley Association of REALTORS, Brad Jensen the Director of Public Policy at the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership presented the 12 upcoming Propositions voters will be voting on in November. Mr. Jensen went through each Proposition and answered questions throughout the presentation. The presentation went in order with the exception of Prop 10 & 6 which ...read more
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Wednesday, September 12, 2018
An email update from Habib F. Balian, Chief Executive Officer, Foothill Gold Line:Today, the Construction Authority reached a major milestone on the Glendora to Montclair project. The four shortlisted teams competing for the Alignment Design-Build Contract submitted proposals in response to tens of thousands of pages of engineering and project information provided to each team over the last ...read more
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Thursday, August 23, 2018
The Construction Authority announced today the successful completion of the first of three contracts for the Glendora to Montclair light rail project. Over the past 11 months, W. A. Rasic Construction has been underway relocating and protecting a dozen water and sewer lines that cross the railroad corridor. Rasic, who was awarded the $2.6 million Utility Relocation design-bid-build contract in ...read more
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Friday, March 16, 2018
By Kevin Smithkvsmith@scng.com@sgvnbiz on Twitter The San Gabriel Valley’s employment base grew by 2 percent in 2017, powered primarily by growth in public administration, health services and leisure and hospitality sectors. That was highlighted Thursday at the 2018 San Gabriel Valley Economic Forecast Summit. Held at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Monrovia, the event drew business leaders, ...read more
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