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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Healthy Fontana Celebrates the 3rd Anniversary of Fontana Walks!

Fontana Walks 3rd Anniversary

With the 5th virtual walk of the year on Saturday, August 15, 2020, Healthy Fontana is celebrating its 3-year anniversary of the Fontana Walks! program. The program has registered over 2,500 participants and logged over 8.5 billion steps.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Virtual Recreation Center to Assist During Shelter in Place

Virtual Recreation Center

In an effort to assist residents during the stay at home period due to COVID-19, the City of Fontana Community Services Department has launched a Virtual Recreation Center that provides educational and fun at-home activities focused on online learning.

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Healthy Fontana Celebrates the 3rd Anniversary of Fontana Walks!

Fontana Walks 3rd Anniversary

With the 5th virtual walk of the year on Saturday, August 15, 2020, Healthy Fontana is celebrating its 3-year anniversary of the Fontana Walks! program. The program has registered over 2,500 participants and logged over 8.5 billion steps.

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Apply For or Renew Your Business License Online

Online Business License

This quick and efficient online service eliminates the need to visit City Hall in-person or send the application by mail, and is part of the City’s ongoing commitment to create the most attractive and desirable business climate possible.

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Posted on: July 27, 2020

Traffic Signal Completed at South Highland and Cypress Avenues

South Highland and Cypress Avenues Signal

The Fontana Engineering Department energized a new traffic signal at the intersection of South Highland and Cypress Avenues. The signal and pedestrian crosswalks provide increased access to A.B. Miller High School and the adjacent auto dealerships.

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Fontana City Council Declares Racism a Public Health Crisis

Proclamation

Fontana Mayor Acquanetta Warren and the Fontana City Council unanimously proclaimed Racism a Public Health Crisis during the Tuesday, July 14 City Council meeting.

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Apply for a Temporary Outdoor Operating Permit

Temporary Outdoor Operating Permit

To assist businesses with COVID-related impacts on operations, the Fontana City Council established a new process to allow businesses to obtain a Temporary Outdoor Operating Permit.

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Live Oak and Jurupa Avenues Traffic Signal

Traffic Light

Construction crews will be performing roadwork for the construction of a traffic signal at Jurupa and Live Oak Avenues, beginning on Monday, July 6, 2020. Work is expected to take two months with estimated completion in late August.

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Face Coverings Requirement

Face Coverings

Californians are required to wear face coverings in public spaces - particularly indoors or when physical distancing is not possible.

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Posted on: May 23, 2020

Approved to Open: Retail Stores, Malls, and Dine-In Restaurants

SB County

San Bernardino County is approved to open more businesses under the Governor’s Roadmap to Recovery. Retail stores, malls, and dine-in restaurants are now allowed to open with COVID compliant modifications.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

City of Fontana Updates: COVID-19

COVID-19

We are continuously releasing newsletters with City, County, and State updates surrounding COVID-19. Click the link for the latest newsletter.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Park Amenities Closed

Playground Closure

While the grassy areas and walking paths of parks are open, the following amenities remain closed until further notice: playgrounds, picnic shelters, tennis courts, basketball courts, parking lots, dog park, and fields/facilities used for sports practice.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Stage 2: Gradual Reopenings

Phase 2 Reopening

The early phase of Stage 2 is opening “lower risk” workplaces, including but not limited to bookstores, jewelry stores, clothing and shoe stores, home and furnishing stores, sporting goods stores, music stores, and florists.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Virtual Recreation Center to Assist During Shelter in Place

Virtual Recreation Center

In an effort to assist residents during the stay at home period due to COVID-19, the City of Fontana Community Services Department has launched a Virtual Recreation Center that provides educational and fun at-home activities focused on online learning.

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Local Emergency Proclamation and Resolution

COVID-19 Proclamation and Resolution

At the Emergency Fontana City Council Meeting held on Saturday, March 14th, 2020, Proclamation (2020-01) and Resolution (2020-020) were adopted.

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

City of Fontana Named Top Workplace for Three Consecutive Years

Top Workplace PR

The Top Workplace list is based on employee feedback collected through a third-party survey administered by research company Energage, LLC. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture such as alignment, execution, and conne...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Arson Suspect Arrested

FPD Press Release

Fontana PD detectives arson investigation lead to an arrest of one and they were able to identify another. Detectives were able to identify suspect, Charles Rushing (47), from San Bernardino as the suspect who set a vehicle on fire in the 8800 block of Se...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

Fatal Collision (FPD DR #20-8412)

FPD Press Release

On 07/13/20, at approximately 11:51 pm, the Fontana Police Department responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian collision in the eastbound lanes of Foothill just west of Cherry. Through investigation, it was determined that a 1998 Honda Accord was travelli...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

33-year-old Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

FPD Press Release

Detectives from the Fontana Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered Matthew Schmitt (33 years of age) was utilizing SnapChat to communicate with underage girls in an attempt to meet them for a sexual enc...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Detectives Are Looking For Additional Victims

FPD Press Release

On 04/22/2020, Officers from the Fontana Police Department were contacted by a victim who alleged the suspect, Sergio Torres (68 years old), had repeatedly sexually assaulted her from the ages of 7 – 12. The victim also relayed that she believed...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Homicide Suspect in Custody

FPD Press Release

On 07/01/2020 at approximately 2:30 pm, officers responded to the 12000 block of Glenheather Dr. for a report of gunshot victim.  Upon arrival, officers located a 46 year old male resident of Hesperia, suffering from a single gunshot wound to his...

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