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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Top 5 Things To Do in February

Top 5 Things To Do February 2019

From applying for a summer job to the inaugural JazzFest, the City of Fontana offers a list of the top 5 things to do in Fontana during the month of February.

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

February 2019 Lewis Library Schedule of Events

Lewis Library February Events

This February, stop by the Lewis Library in Fontana for fun and educational events such as the Black History Event on February 19, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Family Movie Night every Thursday.

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

2019 Winter/Spring Activities Brochure Available Online

Fontana Brochure 2019

We invite you to check out the new 2019 Winter/Spring Activities Brochure for your favorite City classes, events, and programs happening this season. Online registration and walk-in registrations are currently underway.

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

Become a Trash Bustter by Adopting an Omnitrans Bus Stop

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Omnitrans invites local businesses, non-profit organizations, community groups, families, and individuals to adopt bus stops in Fontana to enhance the cleanliness and appearance of the community.

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

Mayor Warren to Attend the U.S. Conference of Mayors Winter Leadership Meeting

Acquanetta Warren City of Fontana Mayor

Mayor Warren will be attending the U.S Conference of Mayors 2019 Winter Leadership Meeting in Miami Beach February 21 - February 24. The focus of the meeting will be implementing priorities related to infrastructure, innovation and inclusion.

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson Visits the City of Fontana

Mayor with Ben Carson

U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson visited the City of Fontana to walk through one of the City's opportunity zones - areas that have potential to spur economic development.

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Road Closures for Black Awareness Parade - Saturday, February 23, 2019

Black Awareness Parade 2019 Road Closure

Citrus Ave between Summit Ave and Sierra Lakes Pkwy and Sierra Lakes Pkwy between Citrus Ave and Catawba Ave will be closed on Saturday, February 23, 2019, for the Black Awareness Parade. The closures will be in place between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Mayor Warren Visits California's Capital to Discuss the Inland Empire at the State Level

Mayor in Sacramento

As part of the Inland California Rising coalition, Mayor Warren spent the day in Sacramento meeting with government decision makers such as Governor Newsom's Administration and Speaker Anthony Rendon to discuss topics affecting California's inland areas.

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Intersection Closure at Santa Ana Avenue and Cypress Avenue in Fontana Until March 15

Santa Ana and Cypress Closure

The road closure at the intersection of Santa Ana Avenue and Cypress Avenue will remain closed for construction until Friday, March 15, 2019 due to weather. The closure will be in place 24 hours a day until the work is completed.

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Mayor Warren Travels to Capital Hill to Ensure all Students are Job Ready

Mayor in DC Panel 2019

Mayor Warren was in Washington D.C. last week where she participated as a panelist in a National Association of Workforce Boards roundtable to discuss workforce development issues. She also met with U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Fontana Seniors Can Receive Up To $5,000 for Home Repairs

Emergency Grant Program

Calling all Fontana Seniors 62+ or handicapped/disabled individuals. If you own a single-family detached home within the city limits of Fontana and are in need of emergency home repairs, we will provide a one-time grant of up to $5,000 to make repairs.

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Cypress Avenue Closure February 11 - February 22

Cypress Avenue Closure

Cypress Avenue between Reyna Lane and Summit Avenue will be closed for road construction Monday, February 11 - Friday, February 22. The closure will be in place 24 hours a day until the work is completed. Please use Citrus Avenue as a detour route.

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

Animal Services Supervisor Goes Above and Beyond to Help Fontana's Furry Friends

Jamie Simmons

Congrats to February's Employee Spotlight recipient. From runaway tortoises to the three little piggies who lost their way, Animal Services Supervisor Jamie Simmons has handled every single type of call imaginable in her 24-year animal welfare career.

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

Connect with the City of Fontana through City Connection

City Connection August

Stay up to date with meetings, Employee Spotlight highlights, a message from the City Manager and more with our monthly e-newsletter: City Connection.

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

SoCalGas is Extending Payments Due to Government Shutdown

SoCalGas

For those impacted by the federal government shutdown, SoCalGas is offering options for bill payment assistance. Extend your payment due date by going online to http://ow.ly/o67g50kCMUn or calling 1-877-238-0092 to speak with a representative.

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Top 5 Things To Do in February

Top 5 Things To Do February 2019

From applying for a summer job to the inaugural JazzFest, the City of Fontana offers a list of the top 5 things to do in Fontana during the month of February.

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Mayor Acquanetta Warren Witnesses End of Government Shutdown at the White House

Mayor Warren in Washington D.C.

Mayor Warren was in Washington D.C. attending a meeting at the White House alongside President Trump, and was then invited to the Rose Garden where the President announced to temporarily re-open the government.

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

February 2019 Lewis Library Schedule of Events

Lewis Library February Events

This February, stop by the Lewis Library in Fontana for fun and educational events such as the Black History Event on February 19, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Family Movie Night every Thursday.

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

City of Fontana 2018 Annual Report Available Online

Annual Report Front Cover

From grand openings to being named the Most Prosperous City in California, 2018 was a year of distinction for Fontana. For a complete overview of exciting projects completed in 2018, and for those planned in 2019 and beyond, view the annual report online.

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Posted on: January 23, 2019

League of Cities' Policy Committees

Armendarez and Sandoval

Fontana Mayor Pro Tem Jesse Armendarez and Councilmember Jesse Sandoval have been appointed to serve on the League of California Cities' Policy Committees. Both will assist in shaping the League's policy positions on issues facing California cities.

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Mayor Warren Appointed to League of Cities Committee

Mayor Warren

Mayor Acquanetta Warren has been appointed to the League of California Cities' Governance, Transparency and Labor Relations Policy Committee to help shape the League's policy positions on issues facing California cities.

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Foothill Boulevard Improvement Project to begin in January 2019

Road Closure

Foothill Boulevard between Oleander Avenue and Cypress Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction for a road construction project beginning Monday, January 7, 2019 and is expected to take six months to complete.

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

2019 Winter/Spring Activities Brochure Available Online

Fontana Brochure 2019

We invite you to check out the new 2019 Winter/Spring Activities Brochure for your favorite City classes, events, and programs happening this season. Online registration and walk-in registrations are currently underway.

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

City of Fontana Named 2018 Top Workplace

Top Workplaces 2018

The City of Fontana was named a Top Workplace for the 2nd year in a row by the Inland News Group. The Top Workplaces list is based on employee feedback collected through a third-party survey. The survey measured several aspects of workplace culture.

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Mayor and Council Thank Assemblywoman Eloise Reyes for Assembly Bill that Seeks to Return Nearly $1M

Assembly Bill 2268

Assemblywoman Reyes plans to correct a previous bill that unintentionally cut Vehicle License Fee revenue that funded public safety services in the City's annexed areas. If passed, the bill will return approximately $900,000 annually to Fontana.

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

DUI Checkpoint results in 6 arrests

FPD Press Release

Fontana, Calif. – Fontana Police Department arrested two individuals for DUI (alcohol) while conducting a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on Saturday, February 16, 2019. The checkpoint was located at 17057 Foothill Blvd. between the ho...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

DUI Checkpoint results in two arrests

FPD Press Release

Fontana, Calif. – Fontana Police Department arrested one individual for DUI (alcohol/drug combination) while conducting a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on Saturday, February 9, 2019. The checkpoint was located at 9244 Sierra Ave. bet...

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News Flash

Posted on: January 14, 2019

Windy Day Advisory

Weather conditions can cause problems with the collection of trash and recyclables. Containers frequently tip over, causing spillage and materials to get strewn throughout streets and neighborhoods. In an effort to assist in the prevention of these situat...

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