San Marino's Lacy Park, Old Mill, and Taiwanese Sister City

San Marino is home to one of the world’s greatest cultural, research, and educational centers the Huntington Library. A private, nonprofit institution, The Huntington was founded in 1919 by Henry E. Huntington, an exceptional businessman who built a financial empire that included railroad companies, utilities, and real estate holdings in Southern California. Huntington was also a man of vision – with a special interest in books, art, and gardens.

New Civic Center, Youth Master Plan, and Neighborhood Traffic Management Program Are Highlights in City of Diamond Bar's Profile

Situated among the meandering hills and valleys of Brea Canyon, Diamond Bar encompasses some 15 square miles and is home to approximately 59,000 residents. The city’s small-town feel, diverse opportunities for recreation, award-winning school districts, and continual recognition as one of the top three safest cities in the San Gabriel Valley make Diamond Bar one of the most coveted places to call home. Diamond Bar is the 115th city to launch on Strong Cities | Strong State.

Diamond Bar’s success stores include the following:

• New Civic Center, acquired in 2010 to address space needs for municipal operations and create a new home for the community’s nearly 40-year old County library branch.

• Youth Master Plan, implemented in 2005 to improve the coordination of services and opportunities for the community’s youth.

• Neighborhood Traffic Management Program, established to empower residents to contribute to solutions that address traffic safety-related concerns on residential streets.

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