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UCR Hosts Neighborhood Meeting

UCR Hosts Meeting with Neighborhood Residents

Administrators and city officials update the community on programs and plans.

(September 19, 2006)

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — ( -- University neighborhood residents are invited to a community meeting Thursday, September, 21, 2006, hosted by the University of California, Riverside and the City of Riverside.

This third such meeting focusing on the interface between the city, university and the neighborhood will begin at 7:30 p.m. in room J-102 of Bannockburn Village, 3637 Canyon Crest Drive.

Both the university and the city will provide updates on programs and plans affecting the neighborhood and listen to neighborhood concerns.

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The University of California, Riverside ( is a doctoral research university, a living laboratory for groundbreaking exploration of issues critical to Inland Southern California, the state and communities around the world. Reflecting California's diverse culture, UCR's enrollment has exceeded 21,000 students. The campus opened a medical school in 2013 and has reached the heart of the Coachella Valley by way of the UCR Palm Desert Center. The campus has an annual statewide economic impact of more than $1 billion.

A broadcast studio with fiber cable to the AT&T Hollywood hub is available for live or taped interviews. UCR also has ISDN for radio interviews. To learn more, call (951) UCR-NEWS.

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