The city of Santa Clarita’s Hometown Trolley completed its last ride of the summer in early September. The trolley saw a 16-percent increase in ridership compared to 2013.
* 2013 Total Trolley Ridership – 10,353
* 2014 Total Trolley Ridership – 11,994
The Summer Trolley runs from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend and services the five City hotels within the Tourism Marketing District, providing free rides to Six Flags Magic Mountain & Six Flags Hurricane Harbor for hotel guests.
For more information about tourism information in the City of Santa Clarita, go to VisitSantaClarita.com.
L.A. County Supervisor Kathryn Barger and Santa Clarita City Council members were surprised this week by news of a state-appointed committee’s plan to move juvenile offenders to a pair of facilities in Saugus.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Tuesday to extend the county’s rent eviction moratorium three months through Sept. 30 to allow residents more time to get back on their feet as the economy begins to return to pre-pandemic levels.
Los Angeles County Public Works was lauded this week for outstanding work in civil engineering and public infrastructure, including the Bouquet Canyon Road project, from local branches of the American Society of Civil Engineers and American Public Works Association.
The Department of Motor Vehicles announced it is offering eligible Californians a free REAL ID upgrade for a limited time for anyone who received a driver's license or identification card during the pandemic.
The California Highway Patrol is partnering with 11 other highway patrols, state patrols and state police agencies for the Western States Traffic Safety Coalition traffic safety campaign beginning Friday, giving motorists “a dozen reasons not to speed.”
The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District has launched its summer campaign, “One Less Mosquito, One Less Worry” during National Mosquito Control Awareness Week to encourage residents to make mosquito control a part of their daily routine.