• Pico Rivera Earns AA Bond Rating from S&P Global

    City of Pico Rivera Earns AA Bond ratingOn April 26, 2022, the City of Pico Rivera received an AA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s (S&P), one of the leading rating agencies in the country. Pico Rivera’s AA rating reflects the strength of the City’s local economy and fiscal outlook, financial management policies and practices, and budgetary performance.
  • Apple Valley Choice Energy Celebrates its Five-Year Anniversary

    Apple Valley Choice Energy (AVCE), the Town’s locally-operated electrical power provider, celebrated its five-year anniversary on April 1, 2022. AVCE currently serves 23,164 residential customers and 2,403 commercial customers throughout the Town.
  • CalPERS Moves Forward on New Retired Annuitant Regulation

    On Monday, April 18, 2022, the Pension and Health Benefits Committee of the CalPERS Board of Administration voted to move forward with adopting a regulation governing the employment of retired persons, or “retired annuitants.”
  • City of Manteca Approves Three-Year Agreement with Microsoft Enterprise

    City of Manteca logoIn April 2022, Manteca approved a three-year Microsoft Enterprise agreement with CDW Government Computing Solutions.
  • Santa Barbara Clean Energy Expands Service to Non-Residential Customers

    On March 1, 2022, Santa Barbara Clean Energy (SBCE), an associate member of the California Choice Energy Authority (CalChoice), began serving non-residential customers in the city, including commercial and industrial customers. The service expansion marks the successful launch of SBCE’s second phase; in its first phase, the local energy provider only offered service to residential customers.