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Taste of Duarte and Business Expo, May 24

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Mark your calendar for Duarte's premier event; the Duarte Chamber of Commerce Taste of Duarte and Business Expo, featuring over 85 local restaurants and businesses on May 24, 2017 at Westminster Gardens, 1900 Huntington Drive.


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Duarte Recognizes Conservation Friendly Residents Through the Green Home Awards Program

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DUARTE, CA - Does your landscape utilize the latest in drought tolerant landscaping or California native plants? Have you recently switched to an irrigation system that utilizes drip technology or other water conservation features?


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CALIFORNIA SCHOOL OF THE ARTS-SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TO HOST FINAL PREVIEW DAY ON APRIL 29, 2017

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(Duarte, Ca) – The Duarte Unified School District (DUSD) has partnered with the Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) to bring the highly successful public charter’s first sister school called the California School of the Arts – San Gabriel Valley (CSArts-SGV) to Duarte starting the 2017-18 school year.


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LA COUNTY FIRE HOSTS BRUSH FIRE DRILL ABOVE DUARTE, MAY 8, 9 & 10th

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DUARTE, CA, APRIL 12, 2017 – In preparation for fire season, LA County Fire Division II will host a Brush Drill in Spinks Canyon above the Cities of Bradbury and Duarte on May 8th, 9th and 10th, from 8:30-1:30 PM daily. Each session will begin with an overview of our current structural defense tactics and unified command communications. Immediately following, fire personnel will participate in a series of drills and exercises in the general area.


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Duarte Leader & Volunteer, Steve Hernandez Receives Community Service Award

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DUARTE, CA - The California Park and Recreation Society (CPRS) and the City of Duarte recently honored long-time volunteer and community leader, Steve Hernandez with the distinguished Community Service Award at its annual Awards Dinner earlier this month. Hernandez has dedicated much of his time and energy towards improving the City of Duarte serving as a hardworking volunteer at the Senior Center for numerous years.


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Duarte Public Safety and LA County Sheriff's Utilize A Wide Array of Tools to Combat Crime Concerns

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The City of Duarte Public Safety Department and the members of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department that serve our community are extremely concerned about the two recent murders in our City. Both events are neither gang rivalry events nor were the victim’s gang members.


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CONSTRUCTION UNDERWAY AT DUSD

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(Duarte, CA) – If you’ve visited the district office of the Duarte Unified School District lately, you have seen for yourself that the promise of the future has already arrived. The modern design of the remodeled lobby matches the bold academic renaissance taking place throughout the district.


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$10,000 REWARD OFFERED FOR INFORMATION ON THE MURDER OF KIRINDA LAVAR MOREHEAD, DUARTE RESIDENT

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DUARTE, CA, MARCH 23, 2017- Kathryn Barger, newly elected member of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors spearheaded the approval of a $10,000 reward to any individual with information leading to the location of suspect(s) in the recent murder of Duarte resident, Kirinda Lavar Morehead. Morehead was shot February 18th in front of his home at around 8:30 pm on Mount Olive Drive after parking his car on the 2300 block of Bashor Street. The incident does not appear to be gang related nor is victim a known gang member. The responsible party is still at-large.


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Pilot Street Sweeping Program Update; Warnings begin April 12th, Citations May 10th

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Starting the week of March 6th and concluding on the 31st, the City of Duarte will be adding both updated and new parking restriction signs to streets within the designated Street Sweeping Pilot Program area. The new signage was in response to action taken by the Duarte City Council on October 25, 2016 to revamp the original pilot program that required vehicle removal from both sides of the street on street sweeping days to allowing residents to park on one side one day, and the other side the next.


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K-Rail To Be Installed in Fish Fire Burn Area Beginning September 26

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The Los Angeles County Department of Public Works, the Natural Resources Conservation Service and the City of Duarte conducted a post Fish Fire assessment to address safety issues related to residential properties in the burn areas within the City.



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Duarte Town Center Website is Now Online

We invite you to visit a new City website duartetowncenter.com to learn more about the Duarte Town Center Specific Plan and EIR that is now in process. The website provides a lot of information about the current process to develop stronger zoning standards for the central part of Duarte as well as historical information about the City’s concept for the area.


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Water Conservation in Duarte

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How do the new Statewide water conservation regulations affect Duarte residents? Water in Duarte is supplied by California American Water Company’s Los Angeles Service District; an urban supplier. The conservation savings for all urban water suppliers are allocated across nine tiers. Duarte is part of Tier 7 requiring a conservation level of 28%.


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