Author Archive | Ed Rendon

Governor, Legislature ante up $1 billion to fight California drought

By Steve Scauzillo, San Gabriel Valley Tribune POSTED: 03/19/15, 4:51 PM PDT Gov. Jerry Brown answers questions concerning the proposed $1 billion package of emergency drought-relief legislation during a Capitol news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, March 19, 2015. The proposal accelerates spending already approved by voters for water and flood projects. It includes money […]

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Rowland, Hacienda La Puente unifieds to get $42 million from Industry

By Richard Irwin, San Gabriel Valley Tribune POSTED: 03/13/15, 8:10 PM PDT Rowland and Hacienda La Puente school districts will receive more than $42 million to settle a lawsuit with Industry and its former redevelopment agency. “We’re pleased with the settlement, it was an amicable agreement,” said Hacienda La Puente Superintendent Cindy Parulan-Colfer. Rowland Superintendent […]

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Denver’s head of transportation to lead Los Angeles County’s Metro

By Steve Scauzillo, San Gabriel Valley Tribune POSTED: 03/11/15, 6:18 PM PDT Phil Washington, who resigned his post as head of Denver Regional Transportation District on Wednesday, will head up the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, according to the Denver Post and local sources. Washington will replace Art Leahy, who is leaving his post […]

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