CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 17, 1987
Newhall Land & Farming Co. and the state Department of Transportation on Friday opened privately financed freeway on- and off-ramps in Valencia. Ramps serving the southbound side of the Golden State Freeway at Rye Canyon Road were built to ease congestion in the growing Valencia Industrial Center, said Jim Backer, spokesman for Newhall Land & Farming, which is developing the center. Newhall Land covered the about $2 million cost of building the ramps, Backer said.
February 1, 1994
In the wake of the recent earthquake, Pacific Bell, Great Western Bank of Chatsworth and Cigna have signed long-term leases for space at the Valencia Corporate Telecommuting Center, a 30,000-square-foot telecommuting building that has been wired with fiber-optics and other voice and data networking systems. The center's owner, Valencia-based Newhall Land & Farming Co.
October 27, 1985
The Mervyn's department store chain has leased 50,000 square feet in the $9-million Lincoln Distribution Center recently completed on a 22.95-acre site at 8858 Rochester Ave., Rancho Cucamonga. The project, developed in a joint venture by Lincoln Property Co. and Aetna Life & Casualty Co., was built by Breton Construction Inc., Irvine, and features two one-story buildings of 164,975 and 143,524 square feet, each with office and warehouse space.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 26, 1994 |
More than $3 million worth of aluminum castings and other items used to make cargo planes was stolen from two storage trailers in the Valencia Industrial Center, apparently by burglars looking to sell it as scrap metal, authorities said Tuesday. The burglary is by far the largest in a series of about 10 similar heists at the aircraft supply company and other businesses in the industrial center during recent months, according to sheriff's officials.
February 26, 1989
Valencia Co., developer of Valencia Industrial Center, reports record 1988 land sales of 70 acres for $27.5 million, up 145% from 1987.
August 16, 1987
A mid-September start of construction is scheduled for a $2.7-million industrial building complex in the Valencia Industrial Center following acquisition of 2.5 acres by Tibbits Business Park. JDO & Associates of Woodland Hills, is architect, the Mackel Co. of North Hollywood, general contractor, and Daum/Johnstown American, marketing agent.