Santa Ana Holds Two Budget Meetings

Santa Ana officials Tuesday at 5:45 p.m. are set to hold a public study session of the fiscal years 2013-14 and 2014-15 budgets. Officials have also scheduled a community forum Wednesday at 6 p.m. to provide feedback on the budget. Both meetings are to be held at the City Council chambers.

Newport Set to Hire Firm for Bike Plan

Newport Beach council members are scheduled on Tuesday to hire the consulting firm Alta Planning + Design to develop a citywide bike plan. For more details on the $133,000 contract, check out the city staff report:
http://newportbeach.granicus.com/MetaViewer.php?view_id=44&event_id=66&meta_id=135648
The council meeting starts at 7 p.m.

LA River Opened for Recreation

LA officials this weekend moved forward with ambitious plans to change how the LA River is seen and used, reports LA Observed.