As Excerpted from KVCR/NPR 91.9: Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes, who represents the 58th Assembly District, introduced AB 777 to further expand prohibitions at the Stringfellow Acid Pits. This was in direct response to the discovery that hazardous materials from the Exide Battery Plant site in Los Angeles County had been transported to the site. After receiving bipartisan support in the Legislature, the bill was signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom September 8th.
As excerpted from the Press-Enterprise: A new law will further limit which materials can be stored at the notorious Stringfellow Acid Pits in Jurupa Valley.
Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 777 by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Riverside) into law, enhancing public health protections regarding the Stringfellow Acid Pits Superfund site in the City of Jurupa Valley.
(SACRAMENTO) – Today, the State Assembly unanimously approved Senate amendments to Assembly Bill 777, authored by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Riverside), sending the bill to Governor Gavin Newsom’s desk.
As excerpted from the Press-Enterprise:
A local community foundation brought together leaders, innovators and change-makers to learn, discuss and share ideas on how to build a stronger region.
On Wednesday, Aug. 9, and Thursday, Aug. 10, the Inland Empire Community Foundation staged its Third Annual Policy and Engagement Forum at the Riverside Convention Center. The sold-out event hosted 400 guests who gathered to gain insight from local elected officials, funders, nonprofit organizations and peers.