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New Renderings Now Available for the Cathedral City Casino

Progress continues on the Agua Caliente Casino – Cathedral City in downtown near the corner of Highway 111 and Date Palm Drive.  The new 100,000 square- foot entertainment complex is expected to open towards the end of 2020.  It will offer slot machines, card tables, and restaurants as well as…

Governor Closes Riverside County Indoor Dine-In Restaurants, Movie Theaters, and Museums for Three Weeks

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health today released guidance directing counties that have been on the County Monitoring List for three consecutive days or more to close indoor operations for certain sectors which promote the mixing of populations beyond households and make adherence to physical distancing and wearing face…

Governor Extends Eviction Restrictions for Renters Due to COVID-19

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom issued an executive order extending authorization for local governments to halt evictions for renters impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, through September 30. The order also addresses a variety of issues in response to the pandemic, by extending provisions in earlier orders which allow adults to…

Bars Without Meal Services Must Close Starting June 30

The Riverside County Health Officer, as directed by the California Department of Public Health, has released an order closing all bars without meal service, effective Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 2:01 am. Brewpubs, breweries, bars, and pubs, shall close until those establishments are allowed to resume operation per state guidance…

City Council Votes to Mandate the Use of Face Coverings and Social Distancing Until September 30, 2020

At a Special Meeting of the City Council held on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the City Council voted to  approve Emergency Order 3A requiring face masks and social distancing in public settings.  Enforcement of this order may include a fine of $100 for the first offense and up to $500 for repeat offenses.  Emergency Order 3A will be in place through September 30, 2020, unless extended or rescinded.

Do Your Part as Businesses Restart

On Friday, more businesses are reopening as state, county and local COVID-19 restrictions are relaxed.  This includes movie theaters, gyms, bars, hotels and motels, and professional sporting events (no audiences).  These businesses are allowed to reopen as Riverside County has attestation protocols in place showing that the pandemic has not…

Nonprofits in Riverside County May Receive COVID-19 Grants Up To $10,000

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted this week to set aside five million dollars to assist nonprofits in Riverside County with COVID-19 impacts.  Each non-profit can apply for grants between $2,500 and $10,000 each.  The application process will be administered by Inland Empire Community Foundation and begin on July…

City Council Rescinds Emergency Order 2d Allowing Short-Term Lodging Facilities to Reopen Friday

The City Council voted unanimously tonight to rescind Emergency Order 2d, a prohibition on the marketing, rental or leasing of Short-Term Lodging Facilities, and allow these facilities to reopen in accordance to state guidelines on Friday, June 12, 2020.  Governor Newsom announced on June 5 with an effective date of…

Riverside County Approves More Businesses to Open on Friday

From Riverside County: As Riverside County continues to move to reopen its economy, county officials are announcing the types of businesses that may reopen Friday (June 12) as part of the state’s additional businesses now included in accelerated stage two.   Riverside County health officials emphasize, however, that as residents…

State of California Offers COVID-19 Guidelines as More Businesses Reopen

The State of California has put together COVID-19 reopening guidelines for a variety of businesses and industries.  The guidelines are designed to create a safer environment by implementing new procedures and reduced capacities.  As a business owner or customer, it is best that everyone follows these protocols so that the…