Tag: City of Riverside

California Big City Mayors ask state for largest homelessness solutions investment in US history

By Erik Galicia A coalition of mayors of California’s 13 largest cities are asking the state’s leadership to commit $20 billion over the next five years to address homelessness. If approved in the state budget, it would be the largest monetary commitment to tackling homelessness in the country’s history. The group, Big City Mayors, urged

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Harvard professor comes to Riverside City College to lecture on mass incarceration in America

Geovanny Alcibia-Guzman interviews Harvard professor and historian Elizabeth Hinton regarding America’s mass incarceration epidemic. They also discuss Hinton’s new book titled “From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America.”

City Council talks toxic chemicals

The Riverside City Council gathered March 15 to hear from Barbara A. Lee, director of the California Department of Toxic Substances Control, about the contamination and possibility of future construction at Riverside’s Agriculture Park.

Class of 2014 closes chapter at Riverside City College

2014 graduates (Photo by James H. Williams)

James H. Williams | Managing Editor June 12, 2014 Over 400 students walked onto the stage during the 97th Riverside City College Commencement Ceremony held on the Wheelock Field June 13. The 2014 class was led onto the field by newly elected ASRCC President Ray Orozco and Vice President Ryan Rudolph. Acting RCC President Dr. Wolde-Ab Isaac

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