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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Fontana Days Run 2020 Registration Now Open

Fontana Days Run 2019

Lace-up your running shoes and start your training, because the online registration for the 65th Fontana Days Run is open. The Run will take place on Saturday, June 6, 2020. All level runners from beginners to experienced are encouraged to register.

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Fontana JazzFest Returns Saturday, February 22 to Celebrate Black History Month

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Celebrate Black History Month at the Fontana Arts JazzFest on Saturday, February 22, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Steelworkers’ Auditorium (8437 Sierra Ave.) at Miller Park.

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Get Connected with the City of Fontana

Fontana City Connection

Stay in the loop with City of Fontana meetings, events, and more taking place each month through our e-newsletter, City Connection. View January's edition out now.

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Passionate Transportation Manager Making Your Commute Easier Interchange by Interchange

Kevin Ryan

A lot of work goes into planning freeway interchanges, just ask Transportation Engineering Manager, Kevin Ryan who helped bring five interchanges to Fontana. Join us in congratulating our January Employee Spotlight recipient, Kevin.

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

New Traffic Signal at San Bernardino Ave. at Cypress Ave.

New Traffic Light Sn Bdno and Cypress

Construction began in early October to convert the four-way stop to a fully signalized intersection in order to increase circulation for both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The completed intersection also includes rehabilitation to pavement, signage an...

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Posted on: December 24, 2019

Mayor Warren Appointed to the Community, Economic and Human Development Committee

Acquanetta Warren City of Fontana Mayor

As a member, she will assist with studying and providing recommendations to the Regional Council about problems, programs and other issues involving community, housing, economic development, and growth. The committee also oversees the Housing Needs Assess...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

2020 Winter/Spring Fontana Activity Brochure Available Now

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The City of Fontana invites residents to check out the 2020 Winter/Spring Activities Brochure to find their favorite City classes, events, and programs starting in the New Year. Online and registration for programs and classes are underway.

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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: December 9, 2019

Energy Savings Projects to Impact Parking lots at Fontana City Hall and Police Department

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Parking stalls in the Fontana City Hall and Police Department lots are limited beginning Monday, December 9, 2019, through May/June 2020, due to construction on energy savings projects.

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Public Safety Power Shutoff Community Meeting Video Available

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The November 13 Public Safety Power Shutoff Community Meeting in partnership with the Fontana Chamber of Commerce and Southern California Edison is now available to view online for those who were unable to attend.

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Fontana Days Run 2020 Registration Now Open

Fontana Days Run 2019

Lace-up your running shoes and start your training, because the online registration for the 65th Fontana Days Run is open. The Run will take place on Saturday, June 6, 2020. All level runners from beginners to experienced are encouraged to register.

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

Introducing the Fontana Business Concierge Program for all your Business Needs

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The City's Economic Development Division is unveiling the Fontana Business Concierge program to assist prospective business owners. The free service provides entrepreneurs with resources to develop a successful road map to starting a business in Fontana.

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Public Encouraged to Visit Fontana's New Emergency Preparedness Webpage

Ready Fontana

The City of Fontana urges its residents to take proactive steps in order to be prepared for the next disaster. Residents can visit the City's new Emergency Preparedness web page at fontana.org/emergencypreparedness to learn how to prepare.

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

City of Fontana Participates in Nationwide 2020 Census Call to Action

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Census Day is one year away. The City of Fontana is participating in the Census 2020 Call to Action - a nationwide effort to raise awareness for the next census taking place on April 1, 2020 - and launching the "Fontana Counts" awareness campaign

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Subject Arrested For Sexual Assault

FPD Press Release

On 01/12/20, Patrol Officers were dispatched to report of a victim who had just been raped by her Uber driver. The victim requested a ride to a residence in the City of Fontana.  The victim had been drinking with friends and was under the influen...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

DUI Checkpoint resulted in 5 arrests

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Fontana, Calif. – Fontana Police Department arrested four individuals for DUI (all alcohol) and a fifth individual on their outstanding warrant for driving with a suspended license while conducting a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Motorcyclist Died In Collision

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On 01/11/2020, at approximately 5:31 pm, Fontana Police Officers and SBCO Medics responded to a collision between two motorcyclists on Mango between Baseline and Wabash.  Upon arrival first responders located a 42-year-old, male unconscious and u...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Wrong-Way Driver Kills Fontana Man

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Fatal TC 20000520 Sierra/ San Jacinto

A gray, Mercedes, C230 was travelling northbound in southbound lanes of Sierra. The male driver, struck a white, Nissan, Rogue traveling southbound. Both drivers were transported to area hospitals.   The drive...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Suspect Arrested For Possession & Distribution Of Child Pornography

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Detectives from the Fontana Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered Francisco Medina Chavez (39) was downloading and distributing child pornography over the internet.       &am...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Self-Proclaimed Freelance Photographer Arrested For Child Pornography

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Detectives from the Fontana Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered a 42 year old Kenneth Smith  was downloading and distributing child pornography over the internet.       &...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

DUI Checkpoint resulted in 3 arrests

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Fontana, Calif. – Fontana Police Department arrested two individuals for DUI (1 drug/alcohol combo and 1 for alcohol) and a third individual on their outstanding warrant while conducting a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on Saturday, D...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Fontana Police Arrest 3 suspects for Attempted Murder. One Suspect Led Officers on a Pursuit

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12/21/2019, at approximately 4:20 am, Officers were dispatched to the 15900 block of Tyrol Drive for several subjects armed with handguns and a rifle. Upon arrival, two Hispanic male adult victims were found inside the residence suffering from gunshot wou...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Crestline Man Arrested For Child Pornography

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Detectives from the Fontana Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered Perry Louis Ballard (60) was downloading and distributing child pornography over the internet.         &n...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Pomona Man Arrested for Child Pornography

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Detectives from the Fontana Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered Roberto "Robert" Morales (33 years of age) was in possession of and distributing child pornography over the internet.   &n...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Loma Linda Man Arrested for Child Pornography

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Detectives from the Fontana Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered Joshua Allen Biron (36) was downloading and distributing child pornography over the internet.         &nb...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Suspect Arrested for Attempted Murder

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On 12/16/19, at approximately 6:58 pm, the Fontana Police Department received a 911 call from a residence in the 13700 Block of Meadow Ct.  The 51-year-old victim reported being shot in the arm by a neighbor.  Officers arrived and discov...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Rialto Resident Arrested for Child Pornography

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Detectives from the Fontana Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered Miguel Hernandez (19 years of age) was downloading and distributing child pornography over the internet.       &nb...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Fontana I.C.A.C Detectives Arrest a Subject for Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography

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Detectives from the Fontana Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force discovered Jeremy Nuckols (38 years of age) was in possession of and distributing child pornography over the internet.

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