Information about Lake Elsinore, California

Lake Elsinore City Government

The City of Lake Elsinore has a council/city manager form of government. The City Council is composed of five members elected at large by voters within the city to serve four year terms. The City Council establishes policy and acts upon all legislative matters concerning the city by approving and adopting ordinances, resolutions, contracts, and the annual budget. City Council elections are staggered every two years. The Mayor is appointed by the City Council to serve a one-year term.

Lake Elsinore History

The City of Lake Elsinore was incorporated on April 23 1888 through the efforts of pioneer/financier, Franklin H. Heald. In the early 1880s, Heald's partner, D. M. Graham, wrote this vision for their new city, "We can imagine no more enchanting picture than Elsinore will present when the taste and energy of the settlers shall have made it a valley of fruit and flowers in the midst of which the lake shall lie like a priceless gem in its casket."

COMMUNITY DIRECTORY

The City of Lake Elsinore California (951) 674-3124
130 South Main Street, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530

Animal Control/Pet adoption/(Animal Friends of the Valleys)
(951) 674-0618
Emergency only 800-283-6042

Boat Launch, Seaport Boat Launch. 500 Lakeshore Dr. Open sunrise to sunset.
(951) 245-9308

Campground/Boat Launch (Lake Elsinore Recreation Area )
(951) 471-1212

City Hall
(951) 674-3124

Fire Dept. - Business
(951) 674-2161

Lakeland Village
(951) 678-2161

Graffiti
(951) 674-5170

Pothole Repair (Public Works Department)
(951) 674-5170

Lake Community Center
(951) 245-0442

Lake Use Information
(951) 674-7730

Police/Sheriff's Department (if an emergency, call 911 first)
(951) 245-3300
Riverside Dr. Substation
(951) 245-4282
Riverside County Sheriff (after hours/Dispatch)
800-950-2444

Senior Citizen Center
(951) 674-2526
Sr. Citizen Nutrition Program
(951) 674-5671

Cable TV - Comcast (formerly ATT Broadband)
888-255-5789

Chamber of Commerce
(951) 245-8848

Child Abuse/Domestic Violence
800-442-4918

Crisis Center - Riverside
800-464-1123
(24-hour hot line) (951) 686-4357

Diamond Stadium
(951) 245-HITS

Dump Site - Temescal Can. Rd.
(951) 955-1370

Employment Devel. Dept.
(951) 245-0516

Health Department, Lake Elsinore Family Health Clinic
(951) 471-4200

H.O.P.E. (Food Assistance)
(951) 245-7510

Hospital - Inland Valley Regional
(951) 677-1111

Rancho Springs Med. Center (Murrieta)
(951) 696-6000
Immunizations 888-246-1215

Lake Elsinore Family Health Center (and WIC Program)
(951) 471-4200

Lake Elsinore Recreation Area
(951) 471-1212

Library
(951) 674-4517

Marriage Licenses
(951) 486-7000

Mt. San Jacinto College
(951) 672-6752

Post Office
800-275-8777

Pre School (400 W. Graham)
(951) 471-4036

Rape Crisis 24-hour hot line
(951) 686-7273

Recycling Information
800-553-2962

Regional Occupational Prog (ROP)
(951) 788-5097

Rideshare
800/286-RIDE

Social Services/Medi-Cal
(951) 245-3100

Trash Collection (CR&R Disposal)
800-755-8112
We-TIP 800-78-CRIME

Youth Opportunity Center (Planet Youth)
(951) 471-8415

Lake Elsinore Historical Society
951-245-4986

Lake Elsinore NAACP
951-674-7146

Lake Elsinore Rotary Club
951-471-2793
Lake Elsinore Women's Club
951-674-3445

LAKE ELSINORE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

(all numbers are area code 951)
L.E.U.S.D. Administrative Offices
674-7731
Butterfield Elementary
678-8470
Cottonwood Canyon Elementary
244-2585
Donald Graham Elementary
678-8450
Elsinore Elementary
674-2164
Jean Hayman Elementary
674-4711
Luiseno Elementary
674-0750
Machado Elementary
674-2137
Railroad Canyon Elementary
674-8671
Rice Canyon Elementary
471-2184
Tuscany Hills Elementary
245-6850
Wm. Collier Elementary
678-8488
Withrow Elementary
678-0132
Canyon Lake Middle School
244-2123
David Brown Middle School
678-8400
Elsinore Middle School
674-2118
Terra Cotta Middle School
674-0641
Elsinore High School
674-3194
Ortega High School
678-3613
Temescal Canyon High School
245-4484
Valley Adult School 2
45-2093
Headstart/Preschool Program (LEUSD)
245-6790

TRANSPORTATION

AMTRAK
800/872-7245

Car Pool Information

VAN-Ride
800/826-7433
Community Transportation System
(951) 684-7433
Commuter Assistance
800/464-3576
Dial-A-Ride
800/795-7887
Greyhound (Perris)
800-231-2222
Metrolink
800/371-5465
Riverside Transit Authority (RTA)
800/800-7821
Park and Ride (Rideshare and Club Ride information)
1-866-RIDESHARE (743374273)

UTILITIES

Electricity (So. CA Edison)
800/655-4555
Gas Dept. - So. CA Gas Co.
800/427-2200
Telephone (Verizon)
800/483-4000 Repair: 800/483-2000

Water/Sewer Service:
Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District (EVMWD)
(951) 674-3146
Elsinore Water District (water service only)
(951) 674-2168

YOUTH SPORTS GROUPS

Lake Elsinore Little League
(951) 805-6460
Elsinore Valley Soccer Club
(951) 674-2088
Elsinore Valley Soccer Club Little League
(951) 674-2576
Lake Elsinore Girls Softball
(951) 245-8368
Lake Elsinore Jr. Storm Baseball
(951) 471-0791
Lake Elsinore Youth Basketball League
(951)-259-4625
Legacy Youth Wrestling
(951) 674-9504
Inland Valley Babe Ruth Baseball
(951) 677-2882
MESA Aquatics Swim Team
(951) 461-6603
Stronghold Wrestling
(951) 678-4666
Sunday Basketball League
(unknown)
Tri-Lakes Thunder Youth Football
(951) 609/3691

ADULT SPORTS GROUPS
American Valley Soccer
(951) 471-3263



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Comments

what's the youth's basketball phone #. the one you have there is for target!

for the Youth basketball, try: (951)-259-4625

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