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The Spark of Love Toy Drive takes place in November and December every year. With love and support of donors and sponsors, kids across Southern California receive a new to each holiday season. Drop off a new, unwrapped toy or sports equipment at any local fire station (please CALL first to ensure someone is available to accept your donation) or at the Yucaipa/Calimesa News Mirror. For more information on how you can donate, please click HERE.
Join Mayor Hoyt, City Council and Santa Claus for a FREE Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, December 10th from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. This festive event will be held in Yucaipa’s Uptown at Yucaipa Boulevard and California Street. Live music, entertainment, hot chocolate, and kids crafts will fill the night with holiday fun! For additional information, please contact the Community Services Department at 909-790-7460.
The Yucaipa Valley Lions Club proudly presents the 62nd Annual Christmas Parade! “The Happiest Christmas Parade on Earth” will take place on Saturday, December 10th at 12:00 p.m. on the Boulevard. This event is a sight to see. Come to admire the parade of holiday floats, enjoy the live music and a generous amount of holiday spirit. Everyone will be there, including Santa Claus!
The property tax deadline, December 12th, is almost here! There are a few quick and easy ways to pay. The County accepts electronic payment with an e-check (electronic check) using your checking or savings account or credit card (convenience fee applies). Alternatively, mail your check or money order with your bill stub on or before the deadline (with a USPS postmark cancellation on or before the deadline). Click here for more details.
Join us for two exciting seasonal camps full of themed crafts, games, and activities. Kids in grades K-8th are welcome to take part in the fun at Fall Camp Yucaipa during the fall break (November 21st-23rd) and Winter Camp Yucaipa during winter break (December 19th-23rd) located at the Yucaipa Community Center located at 34900 Oak Glen Road. Click here for more details or contact Community Services at 909-790-7460.
The City of Yucaipa is accepting applications from Yucaipa residents who are interested in serving on a City commission or committee. Yucaipa’s commissions and committees offer advice and guidance on important policy decisions for the City which affects daily life. To learn more and apply, please click HERE.
The City has received federal CDBG funding to provide financial assistance to Yucaipa resident youth to participate in City recreation programs. The program provides low and moderate-income families who live within the City limits the opportunity to apply for a scholarship for their children who are 17 and under. Scholarships may be used to register youth for City sponsored activities. Please call 909-790-7460.
Explore Yucaipa Now! gives residents an inside look at current programs, events, and projects. The articles are designed to celebrate triumphs like growth in the small business community, explore City initiatives like environmental sustainability and conservation, and keep residents informed on important changes. Check out the Community Services Department section at the back of this and every issue for a complete listing of classes and fees!
The Hometown Heroes Military Banner Recognition Program honors residents and immediate family members (spouse, child, grandchild, sibling) who are serving on active duty in the United States Armed Forces. Banners are installed at least twice a year and remain on display for a minimum of two years or until the serviceperson is no longer serving on active duty.
Even with today’s busy schedules, we need to stay diligent when it comes to preventing car related crimes. Auto theft is almost always classified as a crime of opportunity. As such, we all need to practice good preventative measures in order to eliminate this opportunity and make our cars less desirable to criminals. Click here for a list of vehicle theft prevention tips from the Yucaipa Police Department.
The City of Yucaipa is seeking determined and hardworking young adults interested in serving on the Youth Advisory Committee (YAC). As a member of YAC, you will learn Learn more
The City of Yucaipa is seeking nominations from the community for the Vietnam Veterans 50th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony to be held during the Veteran' Learn more
SAN BERNARDINO, California, August 29, 2016 – The San Bernardino National Forest will increase the current seasonal fire restrictions effective Friday, September 2, 2016. Continu Learn more
Learn more about Yucaipa by taking a look at some of the sights it has to offer!