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Base Line Safety Improvement Project - Improved Traffic Flow - 11/29/16
Construction of Base Line from SR-210 to Boulder Avenue is near completion. The next major work involves pavement rehabilitation, which begins this week. Existing pavement grinding is scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday. A changeable message sign has been set on Base Line at SR-210 to alert motorists of the rough road and encourage the use of an alternative route. Asphalt paving is then scheduled for Thursday, which will provide a smooth surface for the majority of Base Line. Friday the contractor will prep the roadway for the overlay paving. Construction of rubber asphalt cap is set for Monday, December 5, 2016. The remaining items of work include adjustment of manholes, construction of in-pavement vehicle detection loops at Caltrans signal, traffic signal modifications at the intersection of Base Line and Seine Avenue, slurry seal and signing/striping. This project is anticipated to be completed by December 30, 2016.

Santa Ana Canyon Road Closure Notification - 11/22/16
There will be a continuous, full closure of Santa Ana Canyon Road between Aplin Street and North Fork Road for three weeks, beginning Monday, November 28th, at 8:30 a.m., and ending Friday, December 16th, at 4:00 p.m. This closure is required for construction of new street improvements for the Highland Hills Residential Subdivision. Road closure notification signs have been placed in advance of the scheduled street closure and detour signs will be placed to guide traffic around the 3-week road closure.

Attention San Bernardino County Property Owners: The property tax deadline, December 12, is almost here!

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Dog Licensing Information

The City of Highland has a multiple year license program available. The brochure and application can be downloaded from here. Licensing may be done in person at City Hall or through the mail:

City of Highland, Finance Department
27215 Base Line
Highland, CA 92346

Spayed/Neutered Not Spayed/Neutered Senior Citizen (55+) or disabled with an altered dog

Q: Who do I call if my pet is missing, I find a stray animal, or I need a trap?
A: Please call the San Bernardino County Animal Control: (800) 472-5609 to handle all animal enforcement services in our city.

Finance Publications

You may obtain a copy of the budget or financial statements in person or through the mail along with appropriate fee:

City of Highland, Finance Department
27215 Base Line
Highland, CA 92346


You may contact the Finance Department for the copies available and appropriate mailing fees. If there are any questions regarding items listed in either document, please contact the Finance Department: (909) 864-6861.

Some documents are available online and can be downloaded free of charge. Please check out our Downloads page.

Special Taxes and Assessments

Your property tax bill pays for the following:

Purchasing Information

to be placed on the City's bid list for products or services, you need to mail or bring to the City the following information:

If mailing, send to:

City of Highland
Attn: Purchasing Division
27215 Base Line
Highland,CA 92346

As items or services are needed, the information will be extracted from the files and vendors will be notified of our needs. For any other purchasing questions, call the Purchasing Division: (909) 864-6861, ext. 208.

General Accounting Information

Finance Department: (909) 864-6861
For questions regarding:

Business Licenses

A business license is required any time you are providing a service or selling a product within the City limits. Depending on the type of license, the fees vary:

These are all first-year fees. The current renewal rate is $35 plus $1 SB1186 fee for all types of businesses.

All applications are available for download on our Downloads page.

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