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June 9, 2022

Ontario residents enjoy services and facilities that few cities can rival. From first-rate fire and police departments, exemplary parks and recreational facilities, and senior and youth programs, these services and many others are what make Ontario a wonderful place to live, work, and visit.

The City of Ontario prides itself on maintaining a high level of service through fiscal responsibility and efficiency. The City is proud to have recently passed an operationally balanced budget for the next fiscal year that preserves funding for the services that… Read More

March 9, 2022

Did you know that the Inland Valley Humane Society is offering FREE spay/neutering this month to the residents of Ontario for specific breeds?

If you own a:

  • Shepherd or Shepherd Mix
  • Pit Bill or Pit Bill Mix
  • Husky or Husky Mix

Schedule your appointment today! Appointments will also include FREE Rabies, DHPP and Bordetella vaccines if needed for your dog. 

Why Spay or Neuter?

There are many benefits to spaying/neutering your pet. A study by Banfield Hospitals found that 18% of male dogs and 23% of… Read More

February 2, 2022

Below is a list of programming, activities and events that are being held throughout the month of February in celebration of National Black History Month.

Ontario City Library

Ovitt Family Community Library

  • Book Displays
    • African American leaders
    • Model Colony History Room local materials display (upstairs display cabinet)
    • Read More
December 3, 2020

Ontario, CA – Ontario Council Member Alan Wapner recently received a Presidential appointment to become Chairman of the Natonal League of Cities (NLC) Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy Committee. As Chair of this committee, Wapner also was elected to NLC board of directors by NLC’s membership at the 2020 Virtual City Summit.

Wapner was elected to a one-year term and will provide strategic direction and guidance for NLC’s federal advocacy, governance and membership… Read More

April 5, 2020

The Ontario Police and Fire Departments are actively monitoring the reports of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and considering how COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases (e.g. cold and flu) will impact our City.  In collaboration we are working to respond to the challenges posed by the outbreak.  Our focus is the health, safety, and wellbeing of our… Read More

April 5, 2020

The safety and well-being of our staff and our community is our highest priority. In response to evolving information of the spread of COVID-19, Ontario Public Works & OMUC is implementing decisive measures to help prevent the spread of the virus and to protect the health and safety of all.  The City of Ontario is operating to provide essential services in compliance with the stay at home recommendations.  

Essential Ontario Public Works & OMUC services include providing clean, safe drinking water; assuring… Read More