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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Get Your 4th of July Celebration Tickets

4th of July Celebration

Celebrate our nation's birthday at the City of Fontana's annual Fourth of July Celebration, Wednesday, July 4 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Fontana High School (9453 Citrus Ave.). Tickets go on sale Monday, June 10 for $6 at select locations.

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Get Relief from the Heat with Fontana's Cooling Centers

Cooling Facilities 2019

The City of Fontana offers designated cooling facility locations throughout the community for the public to get relief from the heat this summer. Each facility has seating areas, air conditioning and drinking water for residents to use and enjoy.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Top 5 Things to Do in June

Top 5 Things to Do in June

From free Summer Concerts to Family Fun Nights, check out these recommended Top 5 Things to Do in June here in Fontana.

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Kids Eat Free All Summer Long

Summer Lunch Program

The City of Fontana, in partnership with the Fontana Unified School Food Services, is offering the 2019 Summer Youth Lunch Program. Free lunches are available for everyone ages 18 and under; no eligibility verification required.

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Fontana Upgrades Playground Equipment at Multiple Parks

Hunters Ridge Park Playground

Just in time for summer, state-of-the-art playground equipment is being installed at Heritage Circle Park, Hunters Ridge Park, San Sevaine Park and Fontana Park.

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

The 2019 Summer Concert Series is Here

2019 Summer Concerts Series

Grab your lawn chairs and blankets, Fontana. The free Summer Concert series is back beginning Thursday, June 6 at Miller Park Amphitheater (17004 Arrow Blvd.) from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Click "Additional Info" to view the entertainment lineup for the series.

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Register for Community Assistance Program Classes Today

CAP Classes

Gain valuable life skills this summer through the City of Fontana's Community Assistance Program (CAP) classes, in partnership with CityLink. All CAP classes offered are free of charge, and will focus on a variety of topics for teens and adults.

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Summer Activities Brochure Now Available

Summer Brochure 2019

Fontana is your destination for summer fun. The Community Services Department is proud to release its Summer 2019 Activities Brochure complete with a full line-up of exciting activities, services and programs taking place from May through August.

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

The Fontana Car Show is Back

Car Show 2019

It's time to polish the chrome, shine the tires and tune up your ride. The Fontana Car Show is back beginning this Friday, March 1 in the City Hall parking lot from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Mayor Warren to Attend and Present at U.S. Conference of Mayors Annual Meeting

US Conference of Mayors

Mayor Acquanetta Warren is convening with over 300 mayors from across the country to discuss current city topics during the 87th Annual United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) Meeting from June 28 to July 1 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Get Your 4th of July Celebration Tickets

4th of July Celebration

Celebrate our nation's birthday at the City of Fontana's annual Fourth of July Celebration, Wednesday, July 4 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Fontana High School (9453 Citrus Ave.). Tickets go on sale Monday, June 10 for $6 at select locations.

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

Ensure Everyone in Fontana Counts in the 2020 Census - Next Training Wednesday, June 26

Census 2020 Community Ambassador Image

The City of Fontana invites all community members interested in participating in the Census 2020 outreach effort to attend a Fontana Counts Committee meeting on: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 inside the Fontana City Hall Council Chambers at 6:30 p.m.

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Get Relief from the Heat with Fontana's Cooling Centers

Cooling Facilities 2019

The City of Fontana offers designated cooling facility locations throughout the community for the public to get relief from the heat this summer. Each facility has seating areas, air conditioning and drinking water for residents to use and enjoy.

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Mayor Warren Appointed to U.S. Conference of Mayors Nominating Committee

US Conference of Mayors

Mayor Warren has been appointed to the U.S Conference of Mayors Nominating Committee by the USCM President and Mayor of Columbia, Steve Benjamin. The Committee will meet on Saturday, June 29 at the 87th Annual Conference of Mayors Meeting in Honolulu.

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Information Technology Employee Pays it Forward Preparing Students for Careers in STEM

Shannon Burndred

Congratulations to June's Employee Spotlight recipient, Shannon Burndred. As a science and technology aficionado, Shannon has felt right at home working for the City of Fontana Information Technology Department for the past 12 years.

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

City Connection: June Edition

City Connection August

Get updated on city meetings, read a message from the City Manager, take a look at the top stories for this month and much more as part of City Connection - the city's monthly e-newsletter delivered right to you.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Top 5 Things to Do in June

Top 5 Things to Do in June

From free Summer Concerts to Family Fun Nights, check out these recommended Top 5 Things to Do in June here in Fontana.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Say No to Illegal Fireworks

Say No to Illegal Fireworks

Due to high fire hazards and risk of injury, the City of Fontana Police Department and San Bernardino County Fire Department is working to prevent the use of illegal fireworks through an educational outreach campaign from June 3, 2019, to July 5, 2019.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Traffic Signals to be Installed at Five-Way Stop Intersection

5 way traffic signal Merrill and Oleander

Traffic signals will be installed at the existing five-way stop intersection of Merrill, Oleander and Fontana Avenues beginning Mon., June 3 - Fall 2019. Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction from 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Mon. through Fri.

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Foothill Blvd Widening Project Begins Monday, June 3, 2019

Foothill Widening Project

Foothill Blvd Widening Project construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, June 3, 2019, with completion scheduled for Fall 2019. Impacts to traffic will include narrowing the roadway to 1 lane in each direction during specific phases of construction.

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Kids Eat Free All Summer Long

Summer Lunch Program

The City of Fontana, in partnership with the Fontana Unified School Food Services, is offering the 2019 Summer Youth Lunch Program. Free lunches are available for everyone ages 18 and under; no eligibility verification required.

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Citrus Avenue Closure Extended until July 3

Citrus Avenue Closure Extended

The Citrus Avenue closure associated with the West Fontana Flood Control Channel construction project that began Monday, June 3, 2019 will be extended until Wednesday, July 3, 2019 due to extra utility work required.

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Fontana Awarded Grant for Safe Routes to School Project

Safe Routes to School Project Funding

The City was awarded nearly $1.5 million in Active Transportation Program (ATP) grant funding to improve pedestrian infrastructure near Fontana High School, Truman Middle School, and Cypress Elementary. Construction is expected to begin in Fall 2021.

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Fontana Upgrades Playground Equipment at Multiple Parks

Hunters Ridge Park Playground

Just in time for summer, state-of-the-art playground equipment is being installed at Heritage Circle Park, Hunters Ridge Park, San Sevaine Park and Fontana Park.

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

The 2019 Summer Concert Series is Here

2019 Summer Concerts Series

Grab your lawn chairs and blankets, Fontana. The free Summer Concert series is back beginning Thursday, June 6 at Miller Park Amphitheater (17004 Arrow Blvd.) from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Click "Additional Info" to view the entertainment lineup for the series.

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Beat the Heat with the City of Fontana - Pools Open May 25

Fontana Pools Open May 25

Beat the heat this summer and take advantage of the numerous aquatics programs and pool events organized by the City of Fontana Community Services Department. Click Additional Info to view locations, events, fees and more.

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Register for Community Assistance Program Classes Today

CAP Classes

Gain valuable life skills this summer through the City of Fontana's Community Assistance Program (CAP) classes, in partnership with CityLink. All CAP classes offered are free of charge, and will focus on a variety of topics for teens and adults.

Additional Info... News & Announcements
Posted on: April 15, 2019

Summer Activities Brochure Now Available

Summer Brochure 2019

Fontana is your destination for summer fun. The Community Services Department is proud to release its Summer 2019 Activities Brochure complete with a full line-up of exciting activities, services and programs taking place from May through August.

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

City of Fontana Participates in Nationwide 2020 Census Call to Action

Fontana Census Logo

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: February 26, 2019

The Fontana Car Show is Back

Car Show 2019

It's time to polish the chrome, shine the tires and tune up your ride. The Fontana Car Show is back beginning this Friday, March 1 in the City Hall parking lot from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

Become a Trash Bustter by Adopting an Omnitrans Bus Stop

CivicPlusADOPT_A_STOP_SIGN

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: 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: 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 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: June 3, 2019

Say No to Illegal Fireworks

Say No to Illegal Fireworks

Due to high fire hazards and risk of injury, the City of Fontana Police Department and San Bernardino County Fire Department is working to prevent the use of illegal fireworks through an educational outreach campaign from June 3, 2019, to July 5, 2019.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

An arrest for a combination (alcohol/drug) DUI was made at the DUI Checkpoint

FPD Press Release

DUI Checkpoint resulted in 1 arrest

 

Fontana, Calif. – Fontana Police Department arrested an individual for DUI (alcohol/drug combo) while conducting a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on Saturday, May 18, 2019. The checkpoint w...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Fontana Police ICAC Detectives Arrest a Suspect for Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography

FPD Press Release

Detectives from the Fontana Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force identified an individual who was uploading and distributing multiple images that contained child pornography. The investigation lead ICAC Detectiv...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Fontana Police Detectives Arrest a Juvenile for local Armed Robberies.

FPD Press Release

On 03/30/2019 at 11:11 pm Fontana Police responded to an armed robbery at Chevron (16705 Merrill Ave). The suspect was described as a Hispanic male armed with a small handgun. An undisclosed amount of money was taken, and no one was injured.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Officer Involved Shooting & Road Closure

FPD Press Release

Officer Involved Shooting & Road Closure

On 05/11/19, at approximately 11:13 pm, officers stopped a vehicle in the eastbound lanes of Jurupa Avenue, just east of Cypress Avenue.  The vehicle was occupied by four males including Devon King (29)...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

3 Shot At House Party in North Fontana

FPD Press Release

On 05/11/19, at approximately 12:00 am, officers were called to a shooting in the 14500 block of Nevada Court where a large house party had taken place. Officers found a male victim (18) at the location suffering from a gunshot wound. Medics transported t...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Suspect Arrested for Sexual Assault

FPD Press Release

On 05/09/19, at about 3:30 am, Suspect Antonio Galindo (23) was at a local park with the adult female victim, whom he knew from a previous contact, when a sexual assault occurred.  Galindo then fled the scene and the victim was able to flag down ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Fontana Police Detectives Arrest a Couple for Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography

FPD Press Release

The Fontana Police Department received multiple Cybertips indicating that an individual(s) had uploaded multiple images that contained child pornography. The investigation lead Detectives from the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force to a re...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

One Person Cited During Alcohol Decoy Program

FPD Press Release

Fontana – Officers from the Fontana Police Department conducted a Minor Decoy Operation on April, 25th, 2019.  Of the 12 locations visited, one restaurant owner was cited for selling alcohol to the minor decoy.  This a...

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