Tag: City of Monrovia

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Phony Funeral Solicitor in Monrovia Fakes Man’s Death

At 11 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 Hetty Chang, from NBC4 News reported a man had been soliciting around Monrovia asking for funds for “his brother’s” funeral. “His brother” however is very much alive and in fact has no relation to the solicitor. It took the family of the individual whose face is plastered…

Monrovia Man Sentenced to Life
Crime

Monrovia Man Sentenced to Life

A Monrovia man was sentenced Wednesday to life in state prison for kidnapping and sexually assaulting four women he lured by offering them money or drugs, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Jason Chung Chien Yu (born Jan. 15, 1976) was found guilty last month of three counts of sodomy by use of…

City of Monrovia Receives $500K Planning Grant
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City of Monrovia Receives $500K Planning Grant

Part of the Future Communities Pilot Program  The City of Monrovia is one of eight recipients receiving a grant from the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) as part of the Future Communities Pilot Program (FCPP). As just one of the two cities who received the maximum grant amount of $500,000, Monrovia’s application focused on…

Design Efforts for Monrovia Library Enhancement Now Underway
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Design Efforts for Monrovia Library Enhancement Now Underway

Staff from the City of Monrovia has met with the architects from Undisclosable Inc., to coordinate the development of updated concept plans and schematic designs for the Library Enhancement Project. The proposed improvements that have been imagined have been geared towards establishing enhancements in line with priorities established in the city’s Library Strategic Plan and the…

City Staff and Fire Department Make a Difference in Monrovia
Community

City Staff and Fire Department Make a Difference in Monrovia

On Oct. 27, the City of Monrovia staff, off-duty Monrovia Fire Department volunteers, Monrovia CERT program members, fire cadets, and fire explorers, in partnership with the Volunteer Center of the San Gabriel Valley (“VCSGV”), participated in the 28th Annual Make a Difference Day. Each year, the event harnesses the power of hundreds of volunteers to complete a…

City of Monrovia Completes the Largest YES Internship
Community

City of Monrovia Completes the Largest YES Internship

This year’s enhanced Youth Employment Services (YES) program was restructured to provide a more thoughtful, enriching, and premier summer internship experience. Not only did the interns gain real-world experience, but they connected with the various community members to learn how important relationships are for a city to thrive. Each intern was paired with a working…

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