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A developer map from the website for The Trails at Lyons Canyon. Courtesy

City discusses potential open-space deal 

The Santa Clarita City Council held a closed-session discussion April 9 over negotiations for a pair of properties near a project site on the west side of the Santa Clarita Valley that’s been the subject of development talk for more than 20 years.  There was no action reported out of the closed-session discussion.  The Trails at Lyons Canyon is a

Santa Clarita City Hall

Council members OK 5% salary increase  

Santa Clarita City Council members approved a 5% pay hike for themselves at Tuesday’s council meeting.  The raise was authorized for next year after the

SCV Water, Whittaker argue over cleanup 

Nearly 40 years after The Whittaker Corp. stopped activities that contaminated the Santa Clarita Valley’s groundwater supply, a three-judge panel for the federal Ninth Circuit