Council Member Andy Melendrez, Ward 2 Newsletter


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Summer Guide

To learn more about activities in Riverside for the summer visit  



Riverside Ending Homelessness

To learn more about Riverside Ending Homelessness or to donate/help visit



17th Annual Riverside Juneteenth Celebration

Please come out and join us this Saturday June 3, 2017 at the Stratton Community Center for a fun filled day of activities, workshops and great resources.  The event will be held from 12:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.  For more information about the Juneteenth event visit


in the Riverside Arts Academy. 

Let's go BACK TO THE FUTURE and experience  60's, 70's, and 80's music with the totally RAD band Civil Defense.    

Arranger/Guitarist - City Manager John Russo

RAA Music Director - Alpin Hong with RAA Kids

On Brass - RCC Dean Scott Bauer and Tim Strack  

Come get your groove on, lets raise money to give 

instruments, music, and lessons to the kids of our city.  

Wear your BIG hair, leg warmers, or coolest outfit.    

For more information call 951-826-2441.  

*Hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, and fun for the IN crowd!   

Seating is limited

To purchase tickets visit


Walking Wednesdays at Longfellow Elementary School

If you are interested in supporting the Longfellow Elementary School Students in the Walking Wednesday Program please contact Safe Routes to School at 951-358-7171.


Report Suspicious Activity

Please be sure to report any activity you may see in our community.  The more information our City staff have the better we can address quality of life issues in our neighborhoods.  If you are not sure what department to call simply dial 311 and an operator will log the call and direct you to the proper department.