Deal for new city at Newhall Ranch fuels development boom transforming northern L.A. County

Deal for new city at Newhall Ranch fuels development boom transforming northern L.A. County

SANTA CLARITA VALLEY, Calif. — One of Southern California’s longest-running and ugliest development battles ended in a historic truce Monday when environmental groups agreed to a deal that will allow a new city of 58,000 residents to rise in the Santa Clarita Valley.

750 New Homes Coming to Lancaster

750 New Homes Coming to Lancaster

LANCASTER, Calif. — More than 750 new homes are coming to Lancaster after the city council unanimously approved the plan on 237 acres of old farmland last week.

AVTA’s 60-ft Articulated Electric Bus Now in Service

AVTA’s 60-ft Articulated Electric Bus Now in Service

Lancaster, Calif. - The Antelope Valley Transit Authority’s 60-ft all-electric bus is the first of its kind in the world, carrying passengers on AVTA’s Local Route 1, officials announced.

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held Wednesday for Courson West Project

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held Wednesday for Courson West Project

Palmdale, Calif. - A groundbreaking ceremony was held Wednesday for the Courson West project in Palmdale.

Los Angeles Strikes Deal to Host 2028 Summer Olympics

Los Angeles Strikes Deal to Host 2028 Summer Olympics

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Los Angeles has reached a deal to host the summer Olympics in 2028.

Palmdale’s Credit Rating Increase Pays Off

Palmdale’s Credit Rating Increase Pays Off

PALMDALE, Calif. - The city of Palmdale’s recent credit rating increase from A+ to Aa-/stable by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services.

Lancaster-Based Lance Camper Looking to Hire 150 New Workers

Lancaster-Based Lance Camper Looking to Hire 150 New Workers

ANTELOPE VALLEY, Calif. - Scores of new jobs are coming to the Antelope Valley -- most of them are manufacturing roles at a company called Lance Camper.

Southern California’s Commercial Market is Booming

Southern California’s Commercial Market is Booming

SOUTHERN REGION, Calif. - Southern California’s commercial real estate market is booming, according to new report from Coldwell Banker Commercial.

Palmdale awarded for ‘Excellence in Financial Reporting’ by GFOA

Palmdale awarded for ‘Excellence in Financial Reporting’ by GFOA

PALMDALE, Calif. - The City of Palmdale’s Finance Department has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016.

High-speed rail station in Victorville could be 5 years away (Express West)

High-speed rail station in Victorville could be 5 years away (Express West)

VICTORVILLE, Calif. - Plans call for the first phase of the high-speed rail component of the multi-modal High Desert Corridor, connecting Victorville and Las Vegas, to be completed within five years.

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