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DailyBulletin: Upland mulls on-officer video cameras

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/24/14, 5:50 PM PDT | Updated: 19 secs ago

UPLAND >> A City Council subcommittee has approved a proposal to provide the police department with on-officer video cameras.

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Upland: Poll: Upland residents won’t support tax increase

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/21/14, 9:02 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Residents would not support tax measures on the November ballot, according to a recent city poll.

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DailyBulletin: Upland to receive $2.2 million in arbitration award

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/08/14, 6:36 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> An arbitration panel has awarded the city $2.23 million from one of its insurers, after city claimed the company acted in bad faith and breached of contract for failing to defend it in the 2004 Colonies lawsuit.

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DailyBulletin: Upland announces new city manager

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Rod Butler has been selected as the new city manager of Upland. courtesy photo

By Grace Wong, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/07/14, 12:42 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> After a relatively short search, Rod Butler has been chosen to be the new city manager effective Sept. 29, the City Council announced Thursday.

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DailyBulletin: Election season begins for Inland Empire municipal positions

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By Grace Wong, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/05/14, 8:51 PM PDT | Updated: 29 secs ago

Across the Inland Empire, residents are filing papers to run for city councils.

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Scales of Justice

By Mark Gutglueck (www.sbsentinel.com)
Posted on July 18, 2014

(July 15)– The preliminary hearing for former Upland City Manager Robb Quincey will be held on September 10, Judge Bridgid McCann ruled this week.

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DailyBulletin: Former Upland City Manager Stephen Dunn mulls city council seat

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 07/18/14, 3:06 PM PDT | Updated: 55 secs ago

UPLAND >> Former City Manager Stephen Dunn may be making his way to back to City Hall but this time as a councilman.

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InlandPolitics: This and That!

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 – 11:00 a.m.

Here’s some news flowing across the transom Tuesdy morning. In case you missed it.

Brandt to end council service

Upland City Councilman Brendan Brandt has announced he will not seek another term.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 – 10:00 a.m.

The preliminary hearing in the criminal case involving for Upland City Manager Robb Quincey has been continued again.

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InlandPolitics: Former Upland city manager back in court

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Saturday, July 12, 2014 – 11:30 a.m.

The former city manager of Upland, California, is heading back to court.

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 06/24/14, 9:39 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Martin Lomeli has been named the interim city manager through November 14.

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DailyBulletin: Upland approves utility rate hikes

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 06/15/14, 9:12 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Residents will have to pay more in utility bills starting next month, with increases expected to continue over the next several years.

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DailyBulletin: Upland City Council still undecided on interim city manager post

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 06/09/14, 8:02 PM PDT | Updated: 1 min ago

UPLAND >> Despite meeting for the third time, the City Council has failed to come to a decision on hiring an interim city manager.

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DailyBulletin: Upland to hold special session Monday on city manager

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 06/06/14, 11:22 PM PDT | Updated: 47 secs ago

UPLAND >> City leaders are hoping the third time’s the charm in its search to replace – on an interim basis – retiring City Manager Stephen Dunn. A third special closed session meeting will be held Monday afternoon to discuss the possible hiring of an interim city manager.

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DailyBulletin: Upland extends trash contract with Burrtec

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 05/30/14, 9:43 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> The City Council has given the green light to a $60 million contract extension with Burrtec for solid waste collection.

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DailyBulletin: Upland City Manager Stephen Dunn to retire

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 05/27/14, 9:42 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> City Manager Stephen Dunn announced at Tuesday night’s council meeting that he will retire effective June 30, in the midst of financial turmoil and after a testy relationship with some members on the City Council.

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DailyBulletin: New neighborhood opens at Colonies in Upland

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Construction is underway at the new Magnolia Heights neighborhood at the Colonies in Upland earlier this month.

By Neil Nisperos, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 05/23/14, 7:56 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> One of the final pieces of the Colonies development has opened for business.

The new 97-home Magnolia Heights neighborhood has homes ranging in size from 1,829 to 2,331 square feet.

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 05/12/14, 11:20 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> A resident has raised the question if Mayor Ray Musser violated the Brown Act when he got council consensus to cancel a town hall meeting scheduled for last week.

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DailyBulletin: Fiscal questioning session in Upland turns ugly

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By Doug Saunders, San Bernardino Sun
Posted: 05/10/14, 4:10 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> A meeting put on by resident Eric Gavin to seek answers to the city’s problems instead disintegrated into name-calling Saturday at the Senior Center.

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DailyBulletin: Upland mayor defends decision to cancel town hall meeting

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 05/09/14, 7:23 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Mayor Ray Musser defended his decision to cancel a town hall meeting this week, saying all elected city officials needed to attend.

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DailyBulletin: Upland cancels town hall meeting set for Saturday

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 05/05/14, 7:33 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> A town hall meeting scheduled for Saturday at Gibson Senior Center has been canceled due to a death in Mayor Ray Musser’s family.

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DailyBulletin: Public relations firm hired to address Upland’s plans

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 05/03/14, 10:43 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Despite his best efforts, City Manager Stephen Dunn is losing the battle of public opinion on city issues. He knows recent attempts by him, staffers and the City Council to dispel misconceptions are not working to help residents understand what the city needs to do to get its troubled finances in order.

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DailyBulletin: Upland agrees to terminate health benefits for council

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/28/14, 11:18 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> City leaders have agreed to terminate health benefits for elected officials, a move that can save this financially-strapped city $103,000 annually.

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John Pomierski

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/28/14, 8:13 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Former Upland Mayor John Pomierski will be released from prison Tuesday, five months earlier than expected for federal bribery charges, his attorney said.

Pomierski, 60, will be released from state prison in Taft in Kern County.

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The Sun: ‘Business as usual’ as Dunn is back at work in Upland

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By Grace Wong, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/21/14, 7:34 PM PDT |

After stepping away for a few days, Upland City Manager Stephen Dunn returned to work Monday.

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The Sun: Insurer settles with Upland for $4.75 million in Colonies indemnity case

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By Joe Nelson, The Sun
Posted: 04/17/14, 9:53 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> The city will receive $4.75 million from one of its insurers to end a lawsuit alleging the insurance company failed to defend the city in another case relating to the Colonies flood-control dispute.

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DailyBulletin: Upland city manager to return to work next week

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/16/14, 9:26 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> A second special meeting to discuss City Manager Stephen Dunn’s future will not happen until the next council meeting, the mayor said on Wednesday.

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DailyBulletin: Upland City Manager Stephen Dunn: ‘I have had issues’

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By Doug Saunders, San Bernardino Sun
and Grace Wong, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/15/14, 10:30 PM PDT |

Stephen Dunn was still Upland’s city manager Tuesday, a day after the City Council met in closed-session to discuss his future.

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Upland City Manager Stephen Dunn’s walls are bare Monday after he cleaned out his office. He’s officially said to be on vacation. David Allen — Staff

By David Allen, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/15/14, 5:53 PM PDT |

To Uplanders curious about whether their city still has a chief executive, let me offer this definitive statement: Maybe.

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DailyBulletin: Upland City Council votes to hold town hall meeting May 10

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By Grace Wong, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/14/14, 11:17 PM PDT |

The Upland City Council voted 5-0 Monday to hold the city’s first town hall meeting May 10 at Foothill Bible Church to resolve mounting questions and concerns of the community on a range of issues.

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DailyBulletin: Upland leaders may further roil City Hall

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By David Allen, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/12/14, 3:02 PM PDT |

Upland City Manager Stephen Dunn is on the firing line. His performance evaluation is the subject of a special 5 p.m. closed session City Council meeting Monday, to be followed by the regular 6 p.m. closed session, at which one of the topics is the “discipline/dismissal/release” of an unspecified employee.

Ooooh, intrigue.

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/03/14, 8:19 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> A man who was shot 10 times by police last year is suing the city, claiming the officer-involved shooting at close range was unjustified.

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DailyBulletin: Upland council sets time frame for task force recommendations

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 03/30/14, 4:32 PM PDT | Updated: 50 secs ago

UPLAND >> A schedule of implementation for the top 22 provisions — out of the 47 identified by the city Fiscal Response Task Force, to be addressed in the next 12 months — has received City Council approval.

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DailyBulletin: Upland to set time frame for task force recommendations

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 03/23/14, 6:24 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Residents now know what steps the city may take to get its finances back on track and possibly avoid bankruptcy.

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DailyBulletin: Upland Council moves forward with potential water rate increases

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 03/10/14, 11:02 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> Water rates could go up 10 percent this year and continue to climb in the next five years.

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DailyBulletin: Upland Council reviews pension costs

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 02/11/14, 9:49 PM PST |

UPLAND >> Councilman Glenn Bozar knows the largest challenge facing city coffers will be its pension costs.

The 2013-2014 pension costs for the city were a little more than $6 million, and that number is only expected to climb.

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DailyBulletin: Upland Council meeting ends in tense confrontation

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 02/10/14, 10:52 PM PST |

UPLAND >> Councilwoman Debbie Stone had to walk out of City Hall with the police chief by her side following a tense discussion with a member of the public Monday night.

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DailyBulletin: Upland council approves Fiscal Response Task Force plan

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 01/28/14, 7:00 PM PST |

UPLAND >> It may be months before key decisions are made on many of the financial issues plaguing the city.

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DailyBulletin: Upland’s Fiscal Task Force outlines its plan

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 01/20/14, 6:57 PM PST |

UPLAND >> It is going to take more than a list to save the city from possible bankruptcy.

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DailyBulletin: Upland task force to meet for final time

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 01/17/14, 10:02 PM PST |

UPLAND >> After months of meeting and poring through various financial scenarios, the city’s Fiscal Task Force will meet this morning to provide the City Council recommendations to find the city savings.

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DailyBulletin: Upland Fiscal Response Task Force delays recommendations

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 01/13/14, 5:50 PM PST |

UPLAND >> A final decision by the city Fiscal Response Task Force that would have identified ways to save the city from possible bankruptcy was put off a week on Saturday.

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DailyBulletin: Upland’s Fiscal Response Task Force continues anti-bankruptcy work

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 01/05/14, 7:01 PM PST |

UPLAND >> After a brief break to enjoy the holidays, Upland’s Fiscal Response Task Force will continue their efforts to save the city from possible bankruptcy on Saturday.

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DailyBulletin: Upland and Montclair agree to merge fire departments

By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
and Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 12/16/13, 9:57 PM PST |

Montclair and Upland city councils Monday night each approved the final agreements merging the the city’s fire administration and the eventual drop of boundary lines.

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DailyBulletin: Upland grapples with fiscal issues familiar to San Bernardino

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By Ryan Hagen, San Bernardino Sun
and Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 12/14/13, 9:56 AM PST |

Like a financial Paul Revere, City Manager Stephen Dunn keeps warning Upland’s City Council that the red ink is coming.

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The Sun: Upland task force begins to address budget crisis

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 12/07/13, 10:40 AM PST |

UPLAND>> Increases in pension payments, overuse of city reserves, costly lawsuits and city leadership’s past philosophy toward employees has led to the need to cut at least $3.5 million in the city’s annual budget by July.

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DailyBulletin: Upland Council agrees to move forward on fire agreement with Montclair

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 11/27/13, 12:51 AM PST |

UPLAND >> The City Council is moving forward with an agreement to merge staff at the Upland and Montclair fire departments and expand the service boundary between the cities.

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DailyBulletin: Developer given OK to start residential construction in Upland

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 11/25/13, 6:12 PM PST |

UPLAND>> A developer has been given the go-ahead to start construction on the Magnolia Heights Community at the corner of Colonies Parkways and Campus Avenue in the Colonies at San Antonio in northeast Upland.

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InlandPolitics: Case against former Upland City Manager Quincey snails along

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Friday, November 22, 2013 – 09:15 a.m.

The case against Former Upland City Manager Robb Quincey is snailing its way through the courts.

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DailyBulletin: Upland still facing shortfall in solid waste program

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 10/30/13, 3:12 PM PDT | Updated: 8 hrs ago

UPLAND >> The City Council was unable to reach consensus on a solution proposed by the public works staff to address a looming $500,000 gap in the city’s solid waste program.

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The Sun: Upland City Council to task committee with budget review

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 10/30/13, 12:02 AM PDT |

UPLAND>> The City Council on Monday voted to task a subcommittee with gathering more information on several budget cutting initiatives presented by the city manager in order to keep the city fiscally solvent.

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InlandPolitics: Upland facing serious financial woes

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Tuesday, October 29, 2013 – 09:15 a.m.

It’s no secret the city of Upland, California is facing serious financial challenges.

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DailyBulletin: Upland city manager warns city could go bankrupt

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By Canan Tasci, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 10/26/13, 8:28 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> City Manager Stephen Dunn painted a sobering picture about this city’s finances when he said at a meeting Saturday morning that the city is on the verge of bankruptcy.

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DailyBulletin: Upland facing budget shortfall

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 10/03/13, 6:29 PM PDT |

UPLAND >> The City Council will soon need to address a new budget shortfall.

The 2013-14 fiscal year budget was balanced, with $943,290 in reserve – the lowest general fund reserve in years, according to City Manager Stephen Dunn’s report.

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DailyBulletin: Colonies development in Upland to generate revenue

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/30/13, 9:26 PM PDT | Updated: 2 hrs ago

UPLAND>> As the Colonies Crossroads development continues to expand, so does the tax revenue generated to the city.

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The Sun: Upland’s public safety hurt by budget cuts

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/27/13, 6:03 PM PDT |

UPLAND>> The police chief this week gave city officials a sense of what the city’s public safety future could look like, should budget cuts continue.

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DailyBulletin: Upland adopts budget for the current fiscal year

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By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/13/13, 8:48 PM PDT

UPLAND >> The city is now operating with a balanced and approved budget.

The Upland City Council adopted the 2013-14 fiscal year budget Monday, which had been postponed numerous times to allow city staff more time to meet budget goals.

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DailyBulletin: New homes, retail outlets on way for Colonies in Upland

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 08/11/2013 07:58:29 PM PDT
Updated: 08/11/2013 10:39:30 PM PDT

UPLAND — The Colonies Crossroads development in the northwest part of the city is not only experiencing a vast expansion in retail space, but will soon be adding a new community of single-family homes.

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DailyBulletin: Upland finance committee sends budget to City Council

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Sandra Emerson
Posted: 07/29/2013 07:55:22 PM PDT
Updated: 07/29/2013 07:56:16 PM PDT

UPLAND – The Upland Finance and Economic Development Committee tonight agreed to recommend the proposed 2013-14 fiscal year budget for approval by the City Council.

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Lori Fowler, Staff Writer
Posted: 07/23/2013 08:43:42 PM PDT
Updated: 07/24/2013 12:36:15 AM PDT

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The City of Upland has filed a lawsuit against its insurers claiming bad faith and breach of contract by the two companies regarding the 2004 Colonies lawsuit.

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DailyBulletin: Upland City Council gets more time to look over budget

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 07/21/2013 06:14:19 PM PDT
Updated: 07/21/2013 06:14:27 PM PDT

UPLAND — The City Council will not consider its 2013-14 fiscal year budget during Monday’s council meeting as previously planned.

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DailyBulletin: Upland school board adopts budget with $7 million deficit

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 06/29/2013 07:11:52 PM PDT
Updated: 06/29/2013 07:13:49 PM PDT

UPLAND — The school board has adopted the 2013-14 fiscal year budget with a $7 million deficit.

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 06/29/2013 09:28:30 PM PDT
Updated: 06/29/2013 09:28:39 PM PDT

UPLAND — Upland’s employees have agreed to concessions, bringing the district closer to solving $7 million in deficit spending in the 2013-14 fiscal year.

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DailyBulletin: Upland council postpones budget, ratifies appointments

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 06/24/2013 09:31:41 PM PDT
Updated: 06/24/2013 09:31:57 PM PDT

UPLAND – The City Council tonight approved a resolution continuing funding for the 2011-13 fiscal year until the budget for fiscal year 2013-14 is ready.

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DailyBulletin: Upland manages to maintain small budget surplus

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 06/07/2013 09:11:43 PM PDT
Updated: 06/07/2013 09:12:58 PM PDT

UPLAND — The Finance and Economic Development Committee heard another update Wednesday on the city’s finances.

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DailyBulletin: Upland Unified School District deficit drops to $8 million

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/28/2013 10:33:14 PM PDT
Updated: 05/28/2013 10:52:42 PM PDT

UPLAND — Upland Unified School District now faces an $8 million deficit for the 2013-14 fiscal year, down from a projected $9 million.

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DailyBulletin: Upland will retain audit firm despite link to Bell

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/26/2013 07:16:31 PM PDT
Updated: 05/26/2013 07:32:33 PM PDT

UPLAND — The Finance and Economic Development Committee will recommend the city continue to work with its auditor of 10 years, despite the auditor’s involvement with the city of Bell.

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DailyBulletin: Upland’s finances get some extra scrutiny

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/20/2013 08:50:18 PM PDT
Updated: 05/20/2013 08:50:25 PM PDT

UPLAND – Members of the city’s Finance and Economic Development Committee were updated Monday on the city’s fiscal situation, which is still uncertain.

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DailyBulletin: Upland Unified gets list of suggested cuts from employees

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/14/2013 11:58:51 PM PDT
Updated: 05/14/2013 11:59:54 PM PDT

UPLAND — The Upland Unified School District Board of Trustees on Tuesday recieved a two-and-a-half page list of possible cuts suggested by employees.

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DailyBulletin: Cuts totaling $9M looming for Upland Unified School District

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/03/2013 07:38:31 PM PDT
Updated: 05/03/2013 11:34:47 PM PDT

UPLAND — The Upland Unified School District will need to identify $9 million in cuts for the 2013-14 fiscal year budget over the next two months or face insolvency.

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DailyBulletin: Upland council agrees to campaign spending limits

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/22/2013 10:09:35 PM PDT
Updated: 04/22/2013 10:09:47 PM PDT

UPLAND – The City Council, after several months of discussion, agreed Monday night to revise the city’s campaign contributions limit ordinance.

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DailyBulletin: Upland councilman resigns from housing board

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Gino Filippi

By Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/11/2013 02:27:07 PM PDT
Updated: 04/11/2013 04:28:44 PM PDT

UPLAND — The city is looking for a replacement.

A replacement on the city’s Housing Authority Board of Commissioners following the resignation of Councilman Gino Filippi.

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InlandPolitics: An unintended consequence?

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Tuesday, March 19, 2013 – 10:00 a.m.

One has to really wonder just how unhappy San Bernardino County officials are these days.

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The Sun: Ruling tossed in San Bernardino County indemnity suit prior to settlement

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Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/16/2013 06:51:47 PM PDT

A San Diego Superior Court judge, in an effort to encourage a settlement between San Bernardino County, and Upland and two transportation agencies, purged his Feb. 5 decision to dismiss all damages claims the county made against the city and the two agencies.

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Joe Nelson and Sandra Emerson, Staff Writers
Posted: 03/16/2013 05:17:55 PM PDT
Updated: 03/16/2013 06:51:03 PM PDT

After nearly nine years and roughly $46 million in taxpayer money spent by all parties involved, San Bernardino County’s indemnity lawsuit against Upland and two transportation agencies has left scars, but none that cannot be healed, officials say.

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writers
Posted: 03/13/2013 07:57:17 PM PDT
Updated: 03/13/2013 07:57:34 PM PDT

UPLAND– The Upland City Council is still unable to decide how to implement changes to their ordinance limiting campaign contributions.

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The Sun: San Bernardino County agrees to end 9-year lawsuit

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Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/12/2013 08:49:23 PM PDT

San Bernardino County on Tuesday settled its nearly 9-year-old lawsuit against the city of Upland and two transportation agencies regarding the county’s landmark settlement with Rancho Cucamonga investor group Colonies Partners LP in 2006.

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DailyBulletin: Upland City Council approves mid-year budget

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/11/2013 09:55:33 PM PDT
Updated: 03/11/2013 10:06:45 PM PDT

UPLAND – The Upland City Council on Monday approved the mid-year budget review, which shows about $200,000 in savings.

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DailyBulletin: Upland seeking finance manager

Position has been vacant since 2011
Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/11/2013 08:58:23 PM PDT
Updated: 03/11/2013 08:58:30 PM PDT

UPLAND – As city officials continue to work through Upland’s financial troubles, they are seeking help in monitoring day-to-day finances.

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DailyBulletin: Upland finance committee reviews mid-year budget

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/05/2013 10:54:40 PM PST
Updated: 03/05/2013 10:54:46 PM PST

UPLAND – The Upland Finance and Economic Development Committee was updated today on the city’s mid-year finances.

They also recommended that the City Council adopt a resolution amending the 2013-14 fiscal year budget.

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DailyBulletin: Upland City Council discusses county lawsuit

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/05/2013 10:49:58 PM PST
Updated: 03/05/2013 10:50:13 PM PST

UPLAND – The Upland City Council held a special closed session meeting tonight to discuss two lawsuits facing the city, including the costly San Bernardino County Flood Control lawsuit.

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The Sun: Indemnity lawsuit vexing San Bernardino County supervisors

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Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/01/2013 07:31:27 PM PST

San Bernardino County’s days are numbered in deciding if it will appeal a judge’s decision to dismiss its lawsuit seeking partial reimbursement from Upland and two transportation agencies on a $102 million legal settlement.

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The second phase of the Colonies Crossroads shopping center in northeast Upland is opening its first store this weekend. (Thomas R. Cordova/Staff Photographer)

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/01/2013 05:21:12 PM PST
Updated: 03/01/2013 10:16:38 PM PST

UPLAND – The first of several new stores in the highly anticipated second phase of the Colonies Crossroads Shopping Center are opening this month.

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 02/25/2013 09:29:50 PM PST
Updated: 02/25/2013 09:31:32 PM PST

UPLAND – The City Council Monday night agreed to revisit a review of the city’s campaign contributions and spending limits ordinance.

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DailyBulletin: Upland contractor John Hennes out of prison

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 02/19/2013 05:16:47 PM PST
Updated: 02/19/2013 06:27:15 PM PST

UPLAND – A contractor sentenced in a federal bribery case involving former Mayor John Pomierski is the first of four defendants in the case to be released from prison.

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The PE: SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY: Cities urge end to lawsuit

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San Bernardino County Supervisors Chairwoman Janice Rutherford has called for the county to end its litigation over the $102 million Colonies lawsuit settlement.

February 12, 2013; 08:56 PM

A group of Inland city officials urged San Bernardino County supervisors on Tuesday, Feb. 12, to end the county’s costly lawsuit against three public agencies to recover $102 million paid in the controversial Colonies settlement.

To read story by Imran Ghori in The Press Enterprise, click here.