Oct. 15, 2015 - The City of Redlands invites residents to apply for an opening on the Street Tree Committee. Deadline for filing applications is Oct. 28. Members are appointed by the City Council.
Residents interested in applying for the non-salaried position may request application forms from the City Manager's Office, City Hall, 35 Cajon St., Suite 200, by phone at 798-7510, or download an application on-line at www.cityofredlands.org
Oct. 14, 2015 - The story of the Earps lives on in books, movies and a even a 1950s television series. The focus has always been on their “lawman” escapades in Tombstone, Ariz. While the Earps lived in Tombstone for a little more than two years, the entire family spent most of their time in Southern California’s San Bernardino County.
Join the Redlands Community Senior Center at 12:15 p.m. Monday, Oct. 19, as Nick Cataldo, co-author of “The Earps of San Bernardino County,” discusses the legendary Earp clan in San Bernardino County and the family’s life outside the turbulent time in Tombstone.
Oct. 14, 2015 - The City of Redlands is presenting a cooking demonstration with Jesse Silva from Renaissance Banquet Hall and Street Tacos Catering from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17. This event will take place at the Saturday Morning Farmers’ Market, held along Redlands Blvd between Fifth and Sixth streets.
Cooking demonstrations are funded through a USDA Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) grant awarded to the City of Redlands Development Services Department in 2014. Showcasing seasonal produce from the market, cooking demonstrations help to show how to cook with produce that can be found at the farmers’ markets and promote healthy eating habits and purchasing locally and regionally grown produce.
Oct. 14, 2015 - The City of Redlands Community Center is pleased to announce the Movies in the Park series continues Friday, Oct. 16, with Disney’s live action film “Cinderella.”
The community is invited to come relax and enjoy a special night under the stars at Ed Hales Park, at Fifth and State streets, in Historic Downtown Redlands. Come early and get a good seat!
The movie begins at dusk (approximately 6 p.m.) and it is free, first come, first served. There will be entertainment and arts and crafts for the children to enjoy.
Oct. 13, 2015 - Mayor Pro Tem Jon Harrison and City Council Member Paul Barich will meet with the public for the October Coffee with the Council beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Stell Coffee & Tea Company, 1580 Barton Road, Suite A.
The monthly Coffee with the Council was begun in February 2011 as part of the City’s continuing efforts to increase interaction with residents and promote transparency in City affairs.
Oct. 8, 2015 - The next meeting of the City of Redlands Disaster Council will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 26, in the Redlands City Council Chambers. The meeting is open to the public.
Guest speaker Jimmy Taeger from the National Weather Service will discuss El Nino.
Oct. 8, 2015 - City Hall administrative offices will be closed Monday, Oct. 12, in observance of the Federal Columbus Day holiday. The A.K. Smiley Public Library, Redlands Community Center, Redlands Community Senior Center and Joslyn Senior Center will also be closed. Essential City services, including public safety and utilities will be in full operation.
Solid waste pickup schedules, including trash, recycling and green waste, will not be affected. All solid waste will be collected on the regularly scheduled days.
Oct. 6, 2015 - The City of Redlands is soliciting proposals from downtown businesses who wish to provide ongoing dining services in the newly opened Orange Street Alley.
Several businesses have expressed interest in using the alley park for activities and events, including outdoor dining. A Request for Proposal was issued Tuesday for interested businesses in the downtown district who wish to provide dining services for a period of six months. In evaluating the proposals, the City will consider marketing efforts, duration, frequency, aesthetics and amenities proposed by the businesses.
Oct. 1, 2015 - With more than 38 million people living and working in California, a major earthquake could cause unprecedented devastation. What we do now, before a big earthquake, will determine what our lives will be like afterwards. With earthquakes an inevitable part of California’s future, we must act quickly to ensure that disasters do not become catastrophes.
Sept. 30, 2015 - A new website launched this week will help provide up-to-date information and opportunities for involvement to residents and others interested in the continuing process of updating the City’s General Plan.
The new General Plan website at http://www.redlands2035.org/ includes a video describing the purpose of the General Plan update, provides a schedule of the update process, upcoming meetings, project status reports, information on the consultant team and Steering Committee and a library of meeting documents and reports as well as links to other urban planning resources.