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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Temecula Valley Lexus Breaks Ground on Luxury Dealership

A brand new Lexus dealership is coming to the City of Temecula. Temecula Valley Lexus started grading on a 54,383 square foot state of the art dealership that will be located on 4.73 acres of land at 42081 DLR Drive. The dealership will include rooftop pa...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Pechanga Pu’éska Mountain Day Observed in Temecula on November 15th Each Year

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Since 2012, the City of Temecula has proudly observed “Pechanga Pu’éska Mountain Day” each year on November 15th.  Pechanga Pu’éska Mountain Day was proclaimed a local holiday in the C...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Temecula Valley Museum Announces Winning Entries from 13th Annual Ralph Love Plein Air Competition

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The Temecula Valley, with beautiful scenery and a quaint Old Town, was the perfect inspiration for artists participating in the 13th Annual Ralph Love Plein Air Competition.  Local artists were invited by the City of Temecula Community Services D...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

City of Temecula Announces 2020 Halloween Home Decorating Contest Winners

This year, the City of Temecula collaborated with the City of Murrieta to host the 2020 Halloween Home Decorating Contest. A total of 56 Spooktacular participants from both cities entered the contest. We would like to thank everyone that participated, and ...

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News - Community Services
Posted on: October 22, 2020

City of Temecula Announces Special Events 2020 Holiday Schedule

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Due to ongoing public health concerns, Temecula’s Community Services Department has modified its annual winter programming. Our mission is to provide the community with the same traditional holiday spirit they are accustomed to in a healthy and ...

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News - Community Services
Posted on: October 9, 2020

City of Temecula and Temecula Valley Unified School District Partner to Create Free Wi-Fi Gardens

The City of Temecula announces free Wi-Fi access, “Wi-Fi Gardens,” in selected public spaces to help supplement Temecula Valley Unified School District’s efforts to provide students online access to the internet for schoolwor...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

City of Temecula’s Office of Economic Development Selected to Receive Community Excellence Award

The U.S. Small Business Administration, Orange County / Inland Empire District Office has selected the City of Temecula’s Office of Economic Development to be honored with a 2020 Community Excellence Award. This award recognizes the creation of ...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Fourth Annual Free Halloween Home Decorating Contest

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Is your yard filled with terrifying tombstones, spooky spiders, or petrifying pumpkins? You should enter Temecula’s FREE Fourth Annual Halloween Home Decorating Contest beginning October 1, 2020 and show off your Halloween spirit!&n...

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News - Community Services
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Registration is Now Open for Temecula Presents’ Free Student-Led Musical Theater Internship

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The City of Temecula invites middle and high school students (ages 13-18) interested in auditioning for an opportunity to perform and produce a musical to sign-up for this unique arts education opportunity!  Temecula Presents is pleased to offer ...

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News - Community Services
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Newly Added City of Temecula Classes Now Open for Fall 2020 Registration

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The City of Temecula Community Services Department is pleased to offer the community the following enriching classes that give the public the opportunity to exercise their bodies and minds with classes in fitness and the arts!  These newly added ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

City of Temecula Awards Local Small Businesses with $500,000 in COVID- 19 Emergency Relief Grants

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Checks for the first round of Emergency Relief Grants have been issued and transferred into the hands of Temecula Small Business Owners. This past June, the Temecula City Council approved a half million dollar grant program marketed as Temecula Assist (TA...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

City of Temecula Promotes Local Small Businesses with #ShopYourBlock Social Media Campaign

The City of Temecula has kicked off its #ShopYourBlock social media campaign, a visual storyboard featuring Temecula’s economic backbone, which are small businesses.  In an effort to recognize and promote shopping local during these eve...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Effective July 13, 2020, Temecula City Hall to Temporarily Close to Public

Effective Monday, July 13, 2020 at 5pm, Temecula City Hall will close again to the public temporarily.

As the number of confirmed Coronavirus cases rise in Riverside County, along with a rise in ICU/hospitalizations and deaths attributed to COVID-19 region...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Registration Now Open for Outdoor Classes & Camps

After a several month hiatus, the City of Temecula Community Services Department is pleased to begin offering limited outdoor programs to the community. After careful consideration and planning, the following classes and camps are now open for registratio...

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News - Community Services
Posted on: June 24, 2020

City of Temecula’s Position of Mayor will Remain Vacant for Remainder of 2020

On June 23, 2020, the Temecula City Council voted unanimously to leave the position of the Mayor vacant for the remainder of 2020. All City Council Members decided in solidarity that Temecula citizens and businesses deserve their equal and active particip...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Reminder: Eat and Shop Local - Inside or Outside! Temporary Expanded Dining/Retail Program Begins

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Shop and dine local, inside or outside! The City of Temecula’s Temporary Expanded Dining/Retail Program, allowing businesses the option to expand outside their establishment begins tomorrow, June 24th. 

The City of Temecula offers busine...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

City of Temecula Unveils Temporary Expanded Dining/Retail Program with New Parking Lots in Old Town

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Shop and dine, outside! To support Temecula businesses impacted by COVID-19, the City of Temecula is offering temporary outdoor expansion opportunities to restaurants and retail establishments to assist in their safe reopening.

As part of this effort, begi...

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News - City
Posted on: June 4, 2020

James “Stew” Stewart Resigns as Mayor of Temecula

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James “Stew” Stewart announced tonight that effective immediately, he will resign as Mayor and as a member of the Temecula City Council. Stewart was elected to a four-year term in November of 2016.
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Posted on: May 30, 2020

Mayor's Statement

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To the great citizens of Temecula during this very difficult time.  As Mayor, I want to express that the leaders of our City hurt alongside you.  We are deeply disturbed at the inexcusable and intolerable acts of brutality that took plac...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Temecula Revive: Your Economic Recovery Resource

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The City of Temecula announces Temecula Revive, an online resource focusing on the community’s economic recovery in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The City, which will continue to follow direction set by Federal, State, a...

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News - Temecula Revive
Posted on: March 9, 2020

2020 Joint City Council/TVUSD Subcommittee Update

Temecula City Council Members Matt Rahn and Zak Schwank, and Temecula Valley Unified School District Governing Board President Sandy Hinkson and Board Member Barbara Brosch, met last week as part of the 2020 Joint City Council/TVUSD Subcommittee, which wa...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

2020 State of the City to be held May 28th #TemeculaFUN

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Temecula Mayor James “Stew” Stewart is all business, balanced with #TemeculaFUN.  “As a businessman, family-man, 30-year Temecula resident, Old Town Temecula Rotarian, landlord, handyman and property manager of multi...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Zach Hall Appointed Temecula Sheriff’s Captain

City Manager Aaron Adams announced that Captain Zach Hall, a 22-year veteran of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, will serve as the Sheriff’s Captain commanding over the Temecula Sheriff’s Station effective January 1...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

City of Temecula Acquires Streetlights and Commences LED Retrofit, Saving an Estimated $17.2M

The City of Temecula has commenced the retrofit of approximately 7,300 existing streetlights to energy efficient LED fixtures. This undertaking will ultimately save the City an estimated $17,252,622 through lower energy use and streetlight maintenance cos...

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