YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL HEARS ABOUT NEW FIRE STATIONS, FUNDS PARADISE PARK

The Yucca Valley Town Council met in regular session last night. The Council heard about new fire stations and approved park improvements. Managing Editor Tami Roleff was at that meeting and files this report… Yucca Valley may be getting not one, but two new fire stations in the next five

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL INVESTS FOR A FUTURE SALES TAX MEASURE TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Town Council meets in regular session tonight. In the consent agenda is a considerable investment in planning for a future sales tax initiative. Managing Editor Tami Roleff takes a closer look… Tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council will begin with an update from the county

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL ASKS FOR SALES TAX STUDY

During last year’s strategic planning sessions, Yucca Valley residents consistently identified three primary concerns: increased public safety; improvement of town streets; and the cost of the upcoming sewer project. Town staff reminded council members that there is no more money in the budget to go toward these concerns without increasing

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL: FIREWORKS AND A RODEO

Representatives from the Yucca Valley Rotary Club told the Town Council last night that the club is no longer able to put on the town’s annual Fourth of July fireworks, and asked the town to take over the popular event. The fireworks have an estimated budget of about $35,000. After

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL LOOKS AT A SALES TAX AND A LANDERS RODEO TONIGHT

A request for money for a rodeo in Landers, and discussion about putting a sales tax measure on the ballot this November are two of the items the Yucca Valley Town Council will discuss tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff has the details… The Yucca Valley Town Council meeting will start

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL LOOKS AT TROUBLESOME INTERSECTIONS

Prior to spending more than an hour on the issue of medical marijuana at Tuesday’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council, the council members heard about several problem intersections in the town that needed improvements. Managing editor Tami Roleff says in the second of this two-part report that council

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL STRENGTHENS BAN ON MEDICAL MARIJUANA

After voting in Bob Leone as the new mayor and Merl Abel as mayor pro tem, the Yucca Valley Town Council strengthened the town’s ban on medical marijuana last night by adopting a resolution prohibiting marijuana cultivation. Council members also directed staff to prepare new stand-alone ordinances that clearly prohibit

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL LOOKS AT MEDICAL MARIJUANA BAN TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Town Council will have a busy session tonight. Among items on the agenda is whether to prohibit Medical Marijuana in the Town. Managing Editor Tami Roleff examines an agenda with a number of high-profile issues… The issue of medical marijuana is once again on the agenda for

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL VOTES TO SUPPORT BOTH COMPETING DESERT PROTECTION BILLS

More than 30 people sent letters and spoke before a special meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council Monday night about desert conservation bills sponsored by Senator Dianne Feinstein and Congressman Paul Cook. The council met to consider approving a resolution to support one or the other or both bills,

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING ON COMPETING DESERT PROTECTION BILLS

The Yucca Valley Town Council has called a special meeting for tonight (Monday, December 7), to approve a resolution in support of either Congressman Paul Cook’s California Minerals, Off-Road Recreation, and Desert conservation act, or Senator Dianne Feinstein’s Wilderness, Wild and Scenic Rivers, National Park and Preserve Additions in the

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETING CANCELED

The Yucca Valley Town Council meeting for Tuesday, December 1, has been canceled due to lack of agenda items. The next town council meeting will be December 15.

YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL CHOOSES THE LIBRARY TO GO INTO THE OLD PFF BUILDING

At last night’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council, the council was presented with three alternatives for potential use of the former PFF Bank Building: a new location for the town library; a new location for the Hi-Desert Nature Museum; or combination of the Hi-Desert Nature Museum and the

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL TO DICSUSS PFF BUILDING TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Town Council meets in regular session tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff says a discussion on the uses for the PFF Building, a financial report and the strategic plan are all on a busy agenda… Of major interest at tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council, council

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL APPROVES ANIMAL SHELTER IMPROVEMENTS

In November 2012, the Yucca Valley Animal Shelter received a bequest of more than $300,000 from the estate of Cyla Wells that was designated for the operation of the town’s animal shelter. And in January 2015, the town received a bequest from the Charles C. May trust for more than

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Town Council meets tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff says a new pickup and a strategic planning report are on the agenda… Among the items on the consent agenda of tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council, is an authorization to buy a new Ford F350 pick-up

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL DISCUSSES STRATEGIC PLAN

Prior to last night’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council, residents were invited to give their input on what they felt was important for the town at the second of two strategic planning sessions. Most of the 50 residents in attendance said their number one priority was public safety.

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Town Council meets tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says the meeting will see youth commissioners named… The agenda for the Yucca Valley Town Council meeting tonight appears to be fairly routine. After a consent agenda that includes a memorandum of understanding between the town and the school

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YUCCA VALLEY STRATEGIC PLANNING SESSION SET FOR TUESDAY

The Town of Yucca Valley is looking for input from its residents as they plan for the future. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says the second in two sessions is set for this Tuesday… The Yucca Valley Town Council will hold the second of two strategic planning sessions prior to its

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETS, HEARS PUBLIC PRIORITIES

The Yucca Valley Town Council held a strategic planning session prior to its regular meeting Tuesday night. Managing editor Tami Roleff said residents made the same requests over and over for what they wanted to see in the town… High on every list of priorities in which they appeared were

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETING TONIGHT FOLLOWS PLANNING SESSION

The Yucca Valley Town Council will hold a planning session and a regular session tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff check’s the council’s agenda… The Yucca Valley Town Council meeting tonight will be preceded by a strategic planning session at 4 p.m. Residents will have an opportunity to give input on

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