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Duarte Launches Pilot Mandatory Street Sweeping Program

 

In response to concerns about street cleanliness and litter, the Duarte City Council voted at its May 10th meeting to launch a pilot street sweeping program effective July 1, 2016.  The program involves a designated area of the City which will have signs posted to reflect mandatory parking restrictions which will be enforced by citation.

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CITY INSTALLS NEW BUS BENCHES AND TRASH CANS


You may notice a new addition to City sidewalks and parkways-new bus benches and trash receptacles.  The City is replacing the pre-cast concrete benches and receptacles for durable and attractive cast-iron street furniture.  Over 40 new bus benches and trash receptacles are being installed by the City’s Field Services and Transit Divisions staff at Duarte transit bus stops and at prime Metro and Foothill Transit stops.

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DUARTE FREE SUMMER 2016 CONCERT AND MOVIE SERIES UNVEILED


DUARTE, CA, May 11, 2016 – Are you ready to enjoy family, friends, great music and movies in the comfort of Duarte’s great outdoors?  If the answer if yes, the City of Duarte has a full schedule of family friendly activities planned for the Duarte community starting this season.

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FREE, SATURDAY SHUTTLE BETWEEN DUARTE GOLD LINE STATION AND FISH CANYON FALLS TRAIL EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE



DUARTE, CA, May 26, 2016 – The City of Duarte and San Gabriel Mountains Forever came together on Saturday, May 21st at 8:30 a.m. and held a press conference highlighting Duarte’s free shuttle service from the Metro Gold Line station to Fish Canyon Falls Trail every Saturday through the end of June.  This free service provides both hikers and outdoor enthusiasts with easy access to one of the Valley’s premier hiking trails located within the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument.The event was held on Highland Avenue adjacent to the Metro Gold Line station parking lot.

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COMMUNITY MEMBERS INVITED TO ATTEND A CITYWIDE NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH MEETING JUNE 8


DUARTE, CA, May 9, 2016  – Interested in learning more about public safety and recent criminal activity? The community is invited to a citywide Neighborhood Watch meeting on June 8, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in the Duarte Community Center at 1600 Huntington Drive. Sergeant Tony Haynes, from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, and Brian Villalobos, Director of Public Safety


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626 GOLDEN STREETS COMES TO DUARTE JUNE 26
Modeled after the thousands of other "open streets" or "ciclovia" events that have been organized around the world and across the United States, 626 Golden Streets will temporarily open stretches of roadway from South Pasadena to Azusa for people to walk, jog, skate, bike and more. Organizers are excited to bring this concept to 7 San Gabriel Valley cities for the first time.
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Duarte Sports Park Parking Lot Rehabilitation Project



The Duarte Sports Park Parking Lot adjacent to the Skate Park at 1401 Central Avenue is getting a face-lift!  The City has contracted with PK Construction to rehabilitate the parking lot. The project consists of a concrete ADA ramp with handrails from the parking lot to the upper fields to provide a safe path of travel, new asphalt concrete parking lot, new parking striping for standard and ADA parking stalls, a percolating rock swale that will provide an environmental benefit to the area, new irrigation, and drought tolerant plants.

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Beardslee Elementary Awarded Instruments to the Tune of $67,148by the Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation


Duarte, CA – Duarte Unified School District (DUSD) is pleased to announce that Beardslee Elementary will soon receive new musical instruments, thanks to The Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation (MHOF).

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Major Street Resurfacing Project to Commence April 25

 

A major street resurfacing project is scheduled to begin April 25, 2016 and on Las Lomas Road.  The anticipated completion date is the end of May, 2016.  The resurfacing work will be between Gardi Street and Maynard Drive. The scope of work consists of the milling removal of the existing pavement, replacement of a pavement overlay section of Asphalt Rubber Hot Mix (ARHM),

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Duarte and Bradbury Add An Additional Sherriff Patrol Unit to In Response to Rising Property Crime Rates


DUARTE, CA, March 28, 2016 – In a proactive response to growing resident and business concerns over increased property crimes, the Duarte City Council voted at its March 22nd meeting to increase its law enforcement contract with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department by an additional patrol unit starting April 1st.  The addition of this unit increases the City’s daytime patrol by 50%.

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