Riverside’s Agricultural Heritage and Riverside Public Utilities’ Water Rates are at a Major Crossroad

What’s happening? On March 29, 2018 the Board of Public Utilities (Board) established an Agricultural Water Rates Task Force, per City Council direction. The Task Force, composed of 16 community members and stakeholders, will work with Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) staff to develop rate alternative recommendations for the Board and Read more…

City of Riverside awarded $3M for Northside Heritage Meadows project

“Thanks to the incredible creativity of our sustainability committee and the collaborative spirit across the green community, Riverside was awarded a $3M grant from the State’s Department of Natural Resources with an important workforce development component attached. Think community gardens, landscaped walking paths, and a farmer’s market featuring healthy eating Read more…