Rancho Cucamonga News Releases

The News Releases section of this website is your source for the latest City news.  News Releases from the Rancho Cucamonga Police Department are posted separately here.  News releases are posted on the City website as soon as they are made available to the media. Members of the media and public may subscribe to our RSS feed to receive notification of availability of news releases as soon as they are posted online.  You can also create a "My Rancho" account and customize your Rancho Cucamonga website experience by selecting news categories to display news articles you want to see in “My Latest News.”

If you would like additional information on news in our City, please contact the City Manager's Office at (909) 477-2700, extension 2008 or 2011. For media inquiries, to get copies of prior releases, or related information, please feel free to contact the City.

City Manager's Office
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4/10/2014 - CoolCalifornia City Challenge
03/11/14 Healthy RC Youth Leaders Celebrate Kick Butts Day
07/15/13 - RC Mayor Joined First Lady Michelle Obama to Celebrate Achievements in Let's Move Cities, Towns and Counties
07/15/13 - RC Reminds Hikers to Enjoy the Outdoors Safely and with Minimal Environmental Impact
05/07/13 - RC receives Urban Land Institute's 2013 Best of the Best Award
04/22/13 - RC's Complete Streets Policy Recognized as One of Top 10 Best in the Nation
03/13/13 - City of RC Receives CPRS Award for Lewis Playhouse Website
02/21/13 - Santa Barbara Townhomes Joins RC Green Business Recognition Program
11/8/12 - Santa Barbara Townhomes - Smoke-Free Recognition Program
10/2/12 - International Walk to School Day
09/27/2012 - City of RC Seeks Entries for 2012 Founders Day Parade
Administrative Services
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02/11/14 Rancho Cucamonga Community Engagement Results Reported
05/29/13 - LMD2 Ballot Deadline
1/9/13 - City of RC Seeks Feedback Regarding LMD2
2/15/12 - City of RC Launches "RC2GO" Mobile Application
Animal Services
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02/04/14 - RC Animal Center Open House
02/4/14 - Operation Cat Nip Spays & Neuters Cats in Rancho Cucamonga for Free!
09/10/13 - RC Animal Care & Adoption Center Hosts 4th Annual Furry Friends Festival and Pet Walk-a-Thon
08/05/13 - RC Animal Care & Adoption Center Hosts 4th Annual Furry Friends Festival and Pet Walk-a-Thon
07/01/13 - Grand Jury Report - Animal Care and Adoption Center
06/17/13 - RC Animal Care and Services Department Seeking Volunteers for Foster Care Program
05/09/13 - Co-existing with Wildlife in Rancho Cucamonga
05/07/13 - No Late Fees for Dog Licenses for Rancho Cucamonga Residents
12/12/12 - RC Animal Care & Adoption Ctr Offers $12 Cat Adoptions
Building & Safety
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07/15/13 - RC to Host Solar Permitting Workshops for Contractors
Community Services
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10/31/13 - Chris Mann in Concert at the Lewis Family Playhouse
10/02/13 - MainStreet Theatre Company Presents the World Premiere of Aesop in Rancho Cucamonga
09/18/13 - RC Community & Arts Foundation and Lewis Family Playhouse Announce Honorees of 2013 Donor Awards
09/11/13 - RC Founders Day Parade Participants Invited to Attend Float Building Workshop on September 12, 2013
09/10/13 - Count Basie Tribute with Yve Evans and The All Star Big Band at Lewis Family Playhouse
09/09/13 - NBC4 Weathercaster and Comedian Fritz Coleman Returns to the Lewis Family Playhouse Stage
08/27/13 - Country Music Megastar Wynonna Judd Kicks Off Season 8 at the Lewis Family Playhouse
07/02/13 - Armed Forces Banner Program
07/02/13 - RC Community Needs Assessment Results
05/30/13 - Free World Music Concert Series Returns to the Victoria Gardens Cultural Center
05/29/13 - 2013/14 Lewis Family Playhouse Line-up
05/14/13 - MainStreet Theatre Co Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant
05/09/13 - Comedy Magician of the Year Chipper Lowell Makes his Debut in The Chipper Experience-Where Comedy & Magic Collide!
04/16/13 - Community Recreation Needs Assessment
03/13/13 - MainStreet Theatre Company's Spring Benefit
02/13/13 - RC Community Recreation Needs Assessment Workshop
02/13/13 - The Phantom Tollbooth - MainStreet Theatre
02/4/13 - Rancho Cucamonga Community Ideas-Resident Participation
1/24/13 - RC Community Recreation Needs Assessment Workshop Input Sought
1/10/13 - RC Community Theatre Holds Auditions for The Fantasticks
1/8/13 - City of RC Dedicates Veteran Tribute Area
12/18/12 - Lewis Family Playhouse Celebrates the Holiday Season with Moscow Boys Choir
12/18/12 - Mainstreet Theatre Co. Presents "Aladdin's Luck" Premiere at Lewis Family Playhouse
12/11/12 - The Peking Acrobats Return to Lewis Family Playhouse
11/28/12 - Lewis Family Playhouse - Special Holiday Performance by HIROSHIMA "Spirit of the Season"
11/19/12 - Grammy Award-Winning Jazz Vocalists Take 6 Celebrate the Holiday Season at Lewis Family Playhouse
11/8/12 - RC Community Theatre Presents "To Kill A Mockingbird"-November 10-18, 2012
10/1/12 - MainStreet Theatre Co. Receives Three Ovation Award Nominations
Emergency Preparedness
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10/18/12 - City of RC "Great ShakeOut" 2012 - Post Drill
10/11/12 - City of RC to Conduct 2012 "Great ShakeOut" Drill
Engineering Services
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1/24/13 - Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility Closes Permanently
10/4/12 - City of RC to Celebrate Completion of Foothill Blvd Improvements & Route 66 Trailhead at Ribbon-Cutting
Fire District
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Fire Crews Quickly Knock Down Commercial Fire
09/23/13 Firefighters Open Their Doors to the Public
08/22/13 US Forest Service Closes Cucamonga Canyon Due to Extreme Fire Danger
08/08/13 Haunted Houses Need Fire Department Permits
07/09/13 RCFD to Host Junior Firefighter Camp
07/05/13 Firefighters Respond to One-Year-Old Drowning Victim
05/28/13 Hands-Only CPR...Only Takes 5 Minutes to Learn!
05/02/13 Firefighters Respond to 2 Brush Fires Along 210 Freeway
04/18/13 Fire Sprinklers Contain Fire at Medical Office Building
02/14/13 Firefighters Respond to Overturned Big Rig on Haven Ave.
01/24/13 Fire District to Host Memorial for K-9 Denali
01/10/13 Fire Sprinklers Save Home
Santa Claus is Coming to Town...Aboard the Metrolink
10/31/12Mobile Home Fire Sends Two to Hospital
10/23/12 Firefighters Respond to Attic Fire
10/11/12 Lightning Causes Residential Fire
10/10/12 Firefighters Respond to Traffic Collision Near ALHS
08/08/12 RC Firefighters Respond to Major Gas Leak
Library Services
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02/04/14 - Rancho Cucamonga Library Services Announces Black History Month Cultural Arts Night
10/31/13 - Fall Into Fun 2013
08/28/13 - RC Library Services Celebrates Harry Potter Day at the Biane Library
06/17/13 - Bestselling Author Robert K. Tanenbaum to Visit Rancho Cucamonga Library
04/16/13 - Local History Cultural Arts Night
04/11/13 - RC Library Services Hosts Healthy RC Earth Day Celebration
03/25/13 - RC Library Named Finalist for 2013 National Medal for Museum and Library Service
1/16/13 - RC Library Services Presents "The Big Read" Kick-off Event
12/18/12 - RC Library Services Presents The Big Read Celebrating The Great Gatsby
10/9/12 - RC Library Services Announces Annual "Big Truck Round-up"
Public Works
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08/27/13 - RC to Host Kick-Off for the Victoria Neighborhood Parks and Landscape Maintenance District
3/13/13 - City of RC to Dedicate New Public Works Service Center and HHW Collection Facility