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5 IE state parks to cut hours due to budget

Five state parks in the Inland Empire will be closed two days a week in the off season because of budget cuts.

August 13, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Five state parks in the Inland Empire will be closed two days a week in the off season because of budget cuts.

Starting in October, Lake Perris will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Day-use hours are also being trimmed.

Silverwood Lake will be shut down Wednesdays and Thursdays.

The parks return to full schedule next May.

Also facing partial closures are California Citrus State Park, Chino Hills State Park and Mount San Jacinto State Park.


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