10/31/2017 7:22 AM
On Tuesday, October 10, 2017, the Claremont City Council approved a tentative agreement with Golden State Water Company to settle legal fees owed to the company as a result of the court decision in the water system acquisition trial.
10/11/2017 11:15 AM
Mosquitoes are not only annoying, they can spread dangerous and sometimes deadly infections like the West Nile and Zika virus.
Golden State Water Company has filed an application with the California Public Utilities Commission requesting to increase their rates over a three-year period for service in 2019, 2020, and 2021.
The Pooch Park is currently closed for a renovation project. The Pooch Park Renovation Project is anticipated to take about five months and the park is scheduled to re-open in December 2017.
06/02/2017 5:24 PM
Planners for the Village South Specific Plan have begun work developing new zoning, development standards, and design guidelines for 17 acres of underutilized industrial and commercial land located just south of the Village. As a first step in the process, City staff and consultants are conducting interviews and seeking comments from all interested citizens.
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Effective April 1, 2017, parking fees have changed 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.
Claremont was named a 2016 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.
Court Issues Tentative Ruling Granting Golden State Water Company over $7.5 Million in Claimed Litigation Expenses and Costs
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.
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
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.