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Friday, February 22, 2019
Special March 2019 Election - Measure EIn an effort to maintain the services that the Glendora community has come to expect, on November 27, 2018, the Glendora City Council voted unanimously to call a Special Municipal Election for Tuesday, March 5, 2019, for voters to consider the Measure.  The Measure would enact a 0.75% (¾ cent) transaction and use tax that would generate approximately $3.75 ...read more
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
Yesterday, the Metro board approved finalizing negotiations with the Construction Authority to ensure sufficient funding for the base contract for the Glendora to Montclair project to include the Pomona Station, with an option to build to Montclair as part of the same contract if additional funding is secured. With the commitment by Metro, the project has sufficient funding to extend to Pomona, ...read more
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
On March 5, 2019, Glendora Voters will be asked to consider implementing a transaction and use tax, more commonly referred to as a sales tax. If passed, the Measure will enact a 0.75% (3/4 cent) sales tax increase in the City of Glendora, increasing the rate from 9.5%to 10.25%. The City of Glendora prides itself on prudent fiscal management and providing quality public services that the community ...read more
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Friday, November 30, 2018
Sales Tax Proposed to Keep Funds Local Glendora City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to go ahead to put a .75% sales tax increase on the ballet to be voted on by residence in a Special Election in March 2019. This decision was made after much discussion and testimony by City Staff, Council, and residence of Glendora. Glendora City Council’s proposal will keep 100% of the additional ...read more
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Friday, November 30, 2018
You are invited to attend a Public Scoping Meeting hosted by the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss a proposed modification to the possible phasing of construction and operation for the 12.3-mile, six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Glendora to Montclair. Public Scoping Meeting Monday, December 10, 2018 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM  La ...read more
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Thursday, August 23, 2018
The Construction Authority announced today the successful completion of the first of three contracts for the Glendora to Montclair light rail project. Over the past 11 months, W. A. Rasic Construction has been underway relocating and protecting a dozen water and sewer lines that cross the railroad corridor. Rasic, who was awarded the $2.6 million Utility Relocation design-bid-build contract in ...read more
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Friday, March 16, 2018
By Kevin Smithkvsmith@scng.com@sgvnbiz on Twitter The San Gabriel Valley’s employment base grew by 2 percent in 2017, powered primarily by growth in public administration, health services and leisure and hospitality sectors. That was highlighted Thursday at the 2018 San Gabriel Valley Economic Forecast Summit. Held at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Monrovia, the event drew business leaders, ...read more
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