Archive for September, 2009

iePolitics: A closer look – Part 2: Lewis Pacific Partners and affiliated entities

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In a continuing multi-part series providing an in-depth look into the activities and successes of Lewis Pacific Partners and their affiliated entities as the preeminent player in area business and politics, we now look behind the scenes at the City of Rialto and its I-210 Corridor project, and coinciding political contributions to the city’s elected leaders.

The I-210 Corridor Project is the conversion of the City of Rialto Airport and surrounding area into a sprawling multi-use development proposed by Lewis Investments, LLC, a Delaware Limited Liability Company.

Lewis Investments, LLC., was handed an Exclusive Right to Negotiate Agreement in September 2003, which has since been amended and extended multiple times.

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Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/28/2009 06:45:58 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – Big changes are said to be in store for the National Orange Show Events Center.

The Lewis Group of Companies – the development firm behind such projects as Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga and Sierra Lakes in Fontana – is scheduled to announce plans today for a major project at the center.

But the Lewis Group and Events Center management would not reveal any details Monday.

“It’s all going to be explained tomorrow (Tuesday),” Events Center general manager Dan Jimenez said.

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