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November 25, 2014  Haster Basin Project Yields Award for OC Parks and OC Public WorksThe Orange County Business Council has announced the recipients of its 4th Annual Turning Red Tape Into Red Carpet Awards, a program developed to recognize leaders, policies and programs in local government that eliminate barriers to economic growth and private sector jobs creation. The Haster Basin Recreation Park received the Award for Sustainable and Green Development, which recognized the effort's improvement of a 100-year-old flood protection system and addition of two acres of high-quality park land to an area in need of recreational space.
November 19, 2014  County of Orange Launches Interactive Budget Tool"OpenGov" offers online, fingertip access to County budget; it's part of a financial transparency effort made accessible via technology.
November 18, 2014  Board of Supervisors Accepts 2,500-Acre GiftToday the Orange County Board of Supervisors voted to accept 2,500 acres of open space, donated by the Irvine Company to the County for preservation and public recreation. The donation provides additional connectivity to the 20,000 acres the Irvine Company donated to the County in 2010, which marked the largest single donation of land to the County in its history. The land accepted today was previously slated for construction of approximately 5,000 homes.
November 25, 2014
9:30 AMBoard of Supervisors MeetingRegular meeting of the Orange County Board of Supervisors.
November 26, 2014
11:00 AMJapanese StorytimeThis free event for infants and children is held in Japanese and includes a story read aloud, songs to sing, and a craft. No registration is required.
November 26, 2014
5:00 PMPersian StorytimeThis free event for children ages 2 through 6 is held in Persian and includes a story read aloud, songs to sing, and a craft. No registration is required.