Date: July 10th, 2020

L.A. County Great Plates Delivered Extended
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L.A. County Great Plates Delivered Extended

The County of Los Angeles Great Plates Delivered program has been extended through Sunday, Aug. 9. Great Plates Delivered offers three free home-delivered meals a day from local restaurants to qualifying older adults and adults over 60 who are at high-risk of COVID-19 as determined by the CDC.  This effort aims to assist those in need…

How California Plans to Fight Fires Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
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How California Plans to Fight Fires Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, Governor Gavin Newsom visited McClellan Air Force Base to highlight the state’s wildfire mitigation capabilities and discuss new efforts to protect emergency personnel and evacuees from COVID-19 during wildfires. The governor also announced the state would hire 858 more firefighters and six California Conservation Corps (CCC) crews through October because the COVID-19 pandemic might…

Taste of Arcadia Has Been Canceled
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Taste of Arcadia Has Been Canceled

Thursday afternoon, the Arcadia Chamber of Commerce announced the cancelation of Taste of Arcadia 2020, which would have been held on Sept. 28. “We thank the LA County Arboretum for all their support, and also all our past community sponsors, and guests, along with our food and business participants, all of whom have made this…

Foothill Gold Line from Glendora to Pomona Begins Major Construction
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Foothill Gold Line from Glendora to Pomona Begins Major Construction

Cities prepare for work ahead; estimated to generate billions in economic output over the five-year construction phase Friday, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority (Construction Authority) began major construction on the 9.1-mile, four-station Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Glendora to Pomona. The project is anticipated to be completed in 2025 and will add new stations to…

L.A. County Parks Reopen Splash Pads, Swim Beaches, Overnight Camping
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L.A. County Parks Reopen Splash Pads, Swim Beaches, Overnight Camping

Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors proclaimed July as “Parks Make Life Better” month to highlight the impact of parks in supporting communities during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation (L.A. County Parks) marks the annual celebration as the official start of the Summer 2020…

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