Weekly Wins
Great projects, initiatives and successes are happening in Riverside every day; highlights for this week:



Riverside Alum Pilots Bobsled At Winter Olympics


  UC Riverside Intent On Setting A Green Example


Riverside Citizen Science Partnership With Smithsonian




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This mobile application brings the City of Riverside, California's heritage to life for residents, visitors, teachers, and students traveling with smartphones and tablets.  

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February 13
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RUSD Community Input Meeting
February 13
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February 18
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Office of Economic Development News
February 11, 2014
Business Spotlight:
(Photo Credit: Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce)


Officials from the University of California celebrated the completion of the UCPath Center located in the Meridian Business Park on Friday, January 31 with a ribbon cutting attended by Senator Richard Roth and Assembly Member Jose Medina.


UCPath Center is core part of the University of California's Working Smarter Initiative to increase administrative and operational effectiveness. Located just a few miles from UC Riverside, the site will house up to 480 employees who will have a role in overseeing operations (Read more...)

ePlan Review Shows Significant Savings for Business


The City of Riverside's electronic plan review system, ePlan Review has recorded significant cost savings for both businesses, residents and the City in the first five months of operation (Aug. 1, 2013 - Dec. 31, 2013).


The City of Riverside launched ePlan Review as part of its Business Ready program, providing a way for businesses and residents to save valuable time and money during the plan check process (Read more...)

Aerial Video Captures the Beauty of Downtown Riverside 
Upside Downtown Riverside

Riverside Fireman Eric Peniata from Fire Station 3 captured a beautiful aerial video of downtown Riverside. The video is an excellent display of downtown's most cherished landmarks and unique assets. (Read more...) 

Riverside is being recognized worldwide for its forward looking, cutting-edge approaches to economic development, education, sustainability and technology. Discover the possibilities within this City of Arts & Innovation. 

We invite you to celebrate the achievements and our continued progress. Please contact the Office of Economic Development for more information.


Scott C. Barber

City Manager 
City of Riverside 

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