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DUE TO LA COUNTY FIRE MAINTENANCE, THE CLAREMONT HILLS WILDERNESS PARK WILL BE CLOSED ON TUESDAY, MARCH 21 AND WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22 AND WILL REOPEN ON THURSDAY, MARCH 23.

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    Unofficial Election Results

    Unofficial results as of 3/14/17 4:30 p.m. Schroeder- 32.36% Calaycay - 27.93% Courser - 18.12% Grynchal - 7.89% Pratella - 5.33% Monroe - 3.72% Keenan - 3.12% Johnson - 1.53%

    03/07/2017 10:18 AM

  • City Manager's Weekly Update - 3/16/17

    News for the week of March 16, 2017

    03/16/2017

  • CHWP Parking Fee Increase

    Effective April 1, 2017, parking fees are changing for the Claremont Hills Wilderness Park and Thompson Creek Trail parking lots on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Parking lot fees for Saturday and Sunday mornings from opening until 10:00 a.m. will be $5.00 for every four hours, and will remain $3.00 for all other days and times.

    03/16/2017

  • Wilderness Park Closure

    The Los Angeles County Fire Department will be conducting maintenance in the Claremont Hills Wilderness Park on Tuesday, March 21 and Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The Claremont Hills Wilderness Park will be closed during that time. Rangers will close the park on Monday night and reopen the park on Thursday morning.

    03/15/2017

  • Area Code Public Meetings

    Residents are invited to participate in the California Public Utilities Commission’s decision-making process to introduce a new area code to the area now served by the 909 area code. The 909 area code is expected to use up all available prefixes by March 2019. On April 4 and April 5, 2017, the CPUC will host meetings for local jurisdictions and the public.

    03/15/2017

  • March 7 Election Day Information

    The March 7, 2017 Election is being run by Los Angeles County. Polling locations, results, and ballot information may be found at www.lavote.net.

    03/07/2017 10:11 AM

  • Claremont Named Tree City USA

    Claremont was named a 2016 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

    02/22/2017

  • Claremont City Hall Temporary Art Installation

    The City of Claremont invites artists to submit qualifications for a site-specific outdoor public art installation to be exhibited in front of City Hall. Local artists are encouraged to apply.

    02/21/2017

  • SoCalGas to Install New Valves to Enhance Safety

    The Southern California Gas Company will be upgrading or replacing 50 to 60 pipeline valves this year to further enhance the safety of its system.

    02/16/2017

  • Court Issues Tentative Ruling in Litigation Costs

    Court Issues Tentative Ruling Granting Golden State Water Company over $7.5 Million in Claimed Litigation Expenses and Costs

    02/16/2017

  • Insect Threatens Claremont's Trees: Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer

    A new insect is threatening Claremont’s Urban Forest. The Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer (PSHB) is a new insect that surfaced here in California just a few short years ago, and has now made its way into Claremont with the potential to kill many of Claremont’s stately trees. The insect carries a pathogenic fungal disease that can kill trees. There is a wide host of trees that the borer goes after, but the most susceptible trees that are of concern in Claremont are the California Sycamore and Coast Live Oak trees.

    02/02/2017

  • City Council Moves Forward with Appeal Process on Water System

    On Tuesday, January 31, the City Council voted to proceed with preparing an appeal of the water decision made at the trial court. On December 9, 2016, Superior Court Judge Richard Fruin ruled against the City of Claremont in its eminent domain case to acquire the Claremont Water System from Golden State Water. The decision came after six weeks of trial and a detailed objection brief from the City.

    02/01/2017 4:13 PM

  • City Council Passes Resolution Affirming the City's Commitment to Diversity

    The City Council passed a resolution "Affirming the City's Long Standing Commitment to Diversity and Safeguarding the Civil Rights, Safety, and Dignity of All People" on January 24, 2017. The Council listened to 109 speakers before casting their votes.

    01/26/2017

  • Sidewalk Repairs

    Staff has begun to mark off and prepare select sidewalk locations for repair.

    01/05/2017 7:50 AM