Norco Area Chamber of Commerce's Weekly Newsletter
March 25, 2019
The mission of the Norco Area Chamber of Commerce is to enhance the community by strengthening business.
"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great." -- John D. Rockefeller
NACC Networkers
Wed., Apr. 3rd, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Bob's Big Boy, 3521 Hamner., Norco
Attend the Norco Area Chamber's monthly Business Referral Group Meeting and grow your businesses network. Bring your business cards and order a delicious lunch from our host - everyone is welcome!
NACC Monthly Luncheon "There's a new Sheriff in town"
Wed., Apr. 17th, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
American Legion Post 328, 3888 Old Hamner Rd., Norco
Join us for a special Monthly Luncheon as "lunch is on us". We invite all community leaders and businesses to enjoy lunch as we meet Lt. Elia! Come see what the chamber has to offer- Click here to register online.
Norco Visitors Guide 2019-20 **COMING SOON**
It's time to start planning and working on the 2019-20 Norco Community Profile, Map & Business Resource Guide. Our last guide was a huge success in the community as it was placed at local businesses, hotels, and our very own Visitors Center. This year's guide is going to be even bigger and better than before because we are including a member only directory with more things to do, more places go, more places to shop, dine, etc... You won't want to miss this amazing opportunity to showcase your business to the community, and to all the visitors coming in and out of Norco.
To reserve an ad space in our upcoming Norco Community Profile, Map & Business Resource Guide, download our application by clicking here and return it to our office. If you would like to see a copy of the current Norco Visitors Guide, please visit our website and click the "visitors Center" tab at the top of the page: .
Members Spotlight
Be part of Norco College's Facilities Master Plan Process
Norco College would like to invite you, and the community to take part in the process of planning the future of Norco College. Join them on April 2 nd , from 12:50 p.m. – 2:50 p.m., in the Center for Student Success, room 217 for their first Open House. A light lunch will be provided.  
New & Renewing
If you would like to sponsor an event, host a Business Mixer or Grand Opening, Click Here !
Community Events
National Vietnam War Veterans Day
Fri., Mar. 29th, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
George Ingalls Veterans Memorial Plaza, 3737 Crestview Ave., Norco
Free presentation of Services and Benefits by the Riverside County Veterans Services. Free breakfast 8am, presentation 9am, Veterans Remembrance Ceremony 10am.
Lets Talk Safari
Fri., Mar. 29th, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Safari Kay L Trotman's House, 6340 Plum Ave., Eastvale
Learn more about a safari, what is it, what it is not....what you can expect, cost, safety, what do you eat, where do you stay. Everything you want to know will be covered. Who knows, maybe you too might decide that you will be joining us soon on safari.
10th Annual Lake Norconian 5K Run/Walk - Norco Kiwanis Club
Sat., Mar. 30th, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Norco College, 2001 Third St., Norco.
You won't want to miss this event as you get a chance to see the Lake Norconian up close!
Sip & Shop - Country Rose Boutique
Fri., Apr. 12th - Sun., Apr.21st
Country Rose Boutique, 1157 Sixth Street ., Norco
Come one come all for Country Rose Boutique's one year anniversary Sip and Shop Celebration. Free wine and eats during this event. Take 10% off all merchandise not already reduced. Free raffle ticket w/ purchase. Raffle prizes include furniture, gift baskets & gift cards.
Norco Horseweek
Fri., Apr. 12th - Sun., Apr.21st
George Ingalls Equestrian Event Center, 3737 Crestview Ave., Norco
Join the Norco Community for a Week of Western Festivities and Rodeo! There will be plenty of food, beer, w estern wear, and so much more! Click here to find out more!
NDR Therapeutic Riding Grand Re-Opening
Sun., Apr, 28th, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
NDR Therapeutic Riding, 3659 Pedley Av e., Norco
NDR Therapeutic Riding cordially invites you to its Grand Re-Opening. Please join them for the unveiling of their brand new lift system, demonstrations by their riders, raffle, and more! For information on sponsoring this amazing fundraiser please call Donna Hyde at 951-283-3967. IF you would like to purchase tickets please click here .
Norco/Eastvale Rotary Club's 51st Anniversary Celebration - "Pitchfork Steak Fun-Do"
The Rotary Club of Norco/Eastvale is proud to announce its 51st Anniversary celebration on May 27th. They are introducing this as their 2nd Annual Fundraiser on Memorial Day. All proceeds will benefit the "POW-MIA" Monument. Adult meal ticket $40.00; Child meal ticket $10.00. If you would like to sponsor this event call, 951-291-7116, or to purchase tickets please click here...
Community News & Sharing
Sixth Street Attracts New Development
Norco residents may have noticed some changes on the southeast corner of Sixth Street and Sierra Avenue...Approximately three acres of land have been cleared in preparation for the development of a new shopping center tentatively called Norco Gateway. Multiple properties were consolidated by Waypoint Development Group to create this opportunity, the largest assembly of land on Sixth Street since the construction of Norco Country Center (anchored by Boot Barn). Click here to view more...

Virulent Newcastle Disease Update: Quarantine Boundaries Modified in Southern California
California State Veterinarian Dr. Annette Jones today modified Southern California’s quarantine area to further restrict bird movement as work continues to eradicate virulent Newcastle disease (VND). The quarantine mandates the reporting of sick birds and prohibits poultry owners from moving birds in all of Los Angeles County, and in large areas of San Bernardino and Riverside counties. Click here to view more...

Norco, CA—At its regular meeting on Wednesday, January 16, the Norco City Council voted unanimously to approve a proposed CarMax development on 6.74 acres located off of the I-15 Freeway at the intersection of Second Street and Valley View Avenue. The vote included related approvals of a Site Plan, Specific Plan Amendment, Zone Change, and General Plan Amendment. Click here to view more...
I-15 Express Lanes

Crews will be closing one lane Monday, March 25 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. on northbound 15 at El Cerrito Rd. for bridge widening work and equipment relocation. Thank you for your patience and please remember to drive safely through the construction area.  

Intermittent lane reductions are scheduled on northbound and southbound
I-15, between Weirick Rd. and SR-60, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights. During lane reductions, at least one lane will remain open at all times.  

No nighttime lane closures are scheduled for Friday, March 29. 

Daytime flagging and lane reductions will take place on Tuesday, March 26 from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.  

In addition, a new, temporary traffic configuration is in place on El Cerrito Road at I-15 to allow crews to widen the bridge. Please allow for extra travel time and use caution when traveling through the area. 

Daytime flagging operations will continue weekdays for bridge widening work on Corona Ave. at I-15 through March. 
Cajalco Rd. / I-15 Interchange Improvement Project: Lane reductions and intermittent daytime traffic breaks are expected at Cajalco Ave. over the next several weeks. Visit for more information. 

Limonite Ave / I-15 Interchange Improvement Project: Lane reductions and full freeway closures are scheduled on the 15 at Limonite Ave. over the next few weeks. Visit for dates and more information.  

The 15 Express Lanes project will add two tolled express lanes in each direction on I-15 between Cajalco Road and SR-60, a distance of approximately 15 miles. Drivers will be able to enter and exit the tolled facility at multiple locations, and the project continues RCTC's ongoing commitment to expand the express lanes network. Construction in the median began in March 2018. The new lanes are expected to open in 2020. 

Due to the dynamic nature of construction, this information is subject to change.
News From Our Local Restaurants & Taverns
Free History & Political Philosophy Classes - Sons of Liberty Aleworks
1780 Town and Country Dr #101
Sip on some great beer while learning about our Western Heritage starting at 6:00 pm every Monday.
KB Kings Poker Night - Slam Dunk
Poker nights every Monday evening starting Feb. 25th, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Slam Dunk Sports Bar, 2854 Hamner Ave, Norco. Fake money, real fun!
Free Line Dancing Lessons - The Maverick Saloon
Every Monday and Wednesday from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
T he Maverick Saloon , 3841 Old Hamner Rd , Norco. Grab your friends and come Have some fun!
Full Rack of Ribs Wednesday - The Derby Room
3230 Hamner Ave., Suite 401, Norco
Come into The Derby Room on Wednesday evenings and enjoy a full rack of ribs dinner for only $15.99
Steak Night - Black Horse Tavern & Grill
1825 Hamner Ave., Norco
Enjoy a delicious steak dinner starting at 12.49 every Thursday evening!
Acoustic Saturday's - Dinner and live music at SilverLakes
SilverLakes FieldHouse Restaurant & Bar , 5555 Hamner Avenue, Norco. Enjoy Dinner and life music every Saturday evening!
City of Norco
City Council Meeting Videos
Norco City Council Meetings are held the first and third Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. Can't make the meeting? They're recorded, and the videos can be viewed  here .

Public Notice: City of Norco Recruits for Measure R Citizens’ Oversight Committee
The City of Norco is accepting applications to fill seven vacancies for the Measure R Citizens’ Oversight Committee. The deadline to submit applications for appointment to the Measure R Citiz ens’ Oversight Committee is 6 p.m. on Monday, March 25, 2019.  Click here for more information...
Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control District
West Nile Virus * Yellow Fever * Dengue * Chikungunya
These are all diseases mosquitoes can transfer. Call Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control District if you see a problem and need them to come spray. Their services are free with no questions asked. Click here to be linked to their website.
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