Logs, boulders, and mud turn the highway into a river in Angeles National Forest. Post from CalTrans Twitter, 8:40 a.m. Sunday.
Best in Show, won by owner & builder Rodney Stewart from Apple Valley, for his 1931 Ford two-door sedan that took 20 years to complete, Photo by Vicky Rinek
Park Drive Improvements approved The San Bernardino County Supervisors approved the funding for the work on Park Drive, Wrightwood, at the County Board meeting on July 25, 2023. The County Supervisors awarded All American Asphalt (Corona, CA) a construction contract for $829,819 for the Park Drive and Other Roads Project in the Wrightwood area. Supervisors authorize a contingency fund of $82,981 for the Park Drive and Other Roads Project in the Wrightwood area. The contract authorizes the Director of the Department of Public Works to approve the expenditure of the contingency fund of $82,981 for verified quantity overruns for this unit-priced construction contract.
Intense Thinning in Angeles Forest
With wildfires smoldering all over California, prevention has risen to the top of the agenda. At the recent Wrightwood Fire Safe Council meeting, Forest agencies discussed the care of the surrounding forest. A key process in managing forests for fire resistance is thinning tree stands to reduce the fuel that propels the blazes. Continue - click here
Wrightwood Economic Development Roundtable
Wrightwood Property Owners Association (WWPOA) held a meeting to discuss the condition of the village business district. On July 9, a packed house at the Wrightwood Community Building, with over 50 residents in attendance, gathered for the second roundtable discussion on what the community needs to revitalize its downtown area. Continue - click here