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Press Release: City of Norco Responds to Riverside County Grand Jury Report on SilverLakes

NORCO, CA - On May 16, 2018, the City of Norco received a 2017-2018 Grand Jury Report pertaining to the SilverLakes Equestrian and Sports Park. Today, the City of Norco is providing a complete formal response to the Grand Jury’s Report. The City is also making all relevant documents pertaining to the issues, concerns, misstatements and/or findings raised in the Grand Jury’s Report available for the public to review.

The purpose of the City’s response is to comply with Penal Code Section 933 et seq., which requires the City to file a response within 90 days of the Grand Jury’s Report. Most importantly, the City’s response is also intended to correct errors and address findings, concerns and/or misstatements contained in the Riverside County Grand Jury’s Report. The City of Norco’s response includes all relevant documents necessary for the general public to understand all of the actions taken by the City relative to the development of the SilverLakes Equestrian and Sports Park.   

The City of Norco strongly believes that the SilverLakes development is consistent with the Deed Covenant Restriction, which requires that the property not be used for any purpose other than for park, recreational, open space and related uses. SilverLakes provides soccer, equestrian and other sports, as well as entertainment activities, for youths and adults. Since SilverLakes opened, it has hosted in excess of two million visitors that have participated in a wide variety of recreational activities.

Click here to view the Grand Jury’s Report, along with the City’s response and relevant attachments.

Hard copies can be obtained by contacting the City Clerk’s Office at (951) 270-5617 or cityclerk@ci.norco.ca.us.

For more information, please contact the City of Norco City Manager’s Office at (951) 270-5617 or citymanager@ci.norco.ca.us.

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