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October 28, 2019

Are you interested in removing your turf? Now is the perfect time to replace your turf with drought tolerant plants. The ideal planting season for drought tolerant plants is November thru February. Ontario residents are eligible for a rebate of $3.00 per square foot for up to 5,000 square feet. Please visit socalwatersmart.com to learn more about the Turf Replacement Program or contact [email protected] .

October 28, 2019

Our team is staffed with approximately 1,200 full-time and 200 part-time diverse and talented employees who come to work each day ready to make a positive impact on the community. We value the principles of excellent service, teamwork, and integrity. Our approach to public service is a little different than many local governments; please read it here.

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October 28, 2019

Ontario’s annual water quality report for the past year takes you inside the world of your high-quality drinking water. This 2018 report is designed to provide important information about the source(s) of your water, what it contains, and how it compares to standards set by regulatory agencies.

The Ontario Municipal Utilities Company is pleased to report that during the past year, water delivered to your home or business meets or… Read More

October 2, 2019

Have you ever just wanted to know the facts?  Nothing more – nothing less.  The City of Ontario publishes a series of fact sheets known as Ontario By The Numbers, (OBTN).  Some may know them as something similar to Key Performance Indicators, (KPI). 

Here in the City of Ontario, you can take a quick look at the city’s revenues and expenses in the OBTN versus reading a few hundred pages in the budget book. 

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October 2, 2019

As we move forward and complete the first quarter of the 2019-20 budget, the City remains fiscally strong.  This past June the Mayor and City Council approved its operating budget for the City of Ontario and the Ontario Housing Authority for Fiscal Year 2019-20. 

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September 26, 2019

Halloween and Dia de los Muertos are lurking just around the corner!  The City of Ontario wants to share some great safety tips to help ensure a safe Halloween. And remember, The City of Ontario hosts an annual Halloween costume parade and contest here at City Hall on October 31! Learn more here!

Don’t let tragedy ruin the fun for your children this month. The Fire and… Read More