Politics & Government

santa clarita valley politics, scv politics, santa clarita politics, politics in santa clarita, local santa clarita politics, santa clarita government stories, santa clarita government

Central Park expansion contract, trash hauler agreements on city agenda

The Santa Clarita City Council is scheduled Tuesday to consider awarding a $9.7 million contract for the buildout of Central Park.  That item, and most others on Tuesday’s agenda, fall into the City Council’s consent calendar – the portion of the agenda containing several items and typically approved by one vote.  City staff recommended in a report to the City Council that it give the $9.77 million contract to Irvine-based Spectrum Construction Group Inc., which

Chiquita landfill health study expected in October

The Chiquita Canyon Landfill Technical Advisory Committee met Wednesday afternoon to discuss updates at the Val Verde landfill.  Steve Cassulo, the district manager of Chiquita Canyon, told committee members representing

More than 50,000 new faces citywide

The population of the city of Santa Clarita grew by 29.7% between 2010 and 2020, according to U.S. Census data released Monday that will be used to redistrict boundaries

Cemex wins court ruling vs. BLM

A federal court handed international mining conglomerate Cemex a win last week in its decades-long battle to establish a mining operation in Soledad Canyon.     In granting Cemex’s

Supervisors approve art fee for developments, Barger abstains

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance Wednesday that would require developers of various types of residential, commercial and industrial projects to provide public art in private developments in the amount of

City Council receives update on Camps Scott, Scudder

The Santa Clarita City Council received a brief report Tuesday about Camps Scott and Scudder, two Saugus facilities recommended by the Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council’s Juvenile Justice Realignment Block Grant Ad-Hoc

Tickets on sale for 2021 State of the City

All-Star City is the theme for this year’s State of the City event, scheduled to be held on Thursday, Nov. 4, at the new Canyon Country Community Center.  Tickets are $35

County orders bars to verify vaccines

Bars, wineries, breweries, night clubs and lounges will need to require vaccine verification from their customers and employees in the indoor portions of those businesses by Nov. 4, per

Californians reject recall of governor

By Emily Alvarenga and Kev Kurdoghlian Signal Staff Writers Gov. Gavin Newsom survived efforts aimed at removing him from office after a majority of Californians

City Council to meet Tuesday

The Santa Clarita City Council has a light agenda for its regularly scheduled meeting at City Hall 6 p.m. Tuesday, the night of the California gubernatorial recall election.