Pico Rivera, California

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Pico Rivera is a city located in southeastern Los Angeles County, California, United States.wikipedia
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Pico Rivera Sports Arena

Sports Arena
The north side of the city is home to the Pico Rivera Sports Arena, where concerts and other events are held.
The Pico Rivera Memorial Sports Arena is a multipurpose arena located in Pico Rivera, California in the United States.

Los Angeles Assembly

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It had a Ford Motor Company plant for many years: Los Angeles Assembly.
Los Angeles Assembly was a former american Ford Motor Company assembly plant located at 8820 Washington Boulevard and Rosemead Boulevard, in Pico Rivera, southwestern Los Angeles County, California.

Santa Fe Springs, California

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It is bordered by Downey on the southwest, Santa Fe Springs on the southeast, Whittier on the east, City of Industry on the northeast, Montebello on the northwest, and Commerce on the west.
It is bordered by the unincorporated West Whittier-Los Nietos to the north, Pico Rivera to the northwest, Downey to the west, Norwalk to the southwest, Cerritos to the south, La Mirada and the unincorporated South Whittier to the east, and Whittier to the northeast.

Gateway Cities

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Pico Rivera lies below the Whittier Narrows, making it one of the “Gateway Cities”.

Whittier, California

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It is bordered by Downey on the southwest, Santa Fe Springs on the southeast, Whittier on the east, City of Industry on the northeast, Montebello on the northwest, and Commerce on the west.
Pico Rivera lies at the west, La Habra Heights to the east, La Habra to the southeast and Santa Fe Springs to the south.

San Gabriel River (California)

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Situated on a rich alluvial plain between the Rio Hondo and the San Gabriel River, the area was once predominantly agricultural; but, at the end of WWII, the fast rising demand for homes lured builders to the attractive terrain.
It flows through Whittier and Pico Rivera and under the Interstate 5 to Downey, where the river becomes a concrete channel.

Los Angeles County, California

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Pico Rivera is a city located in southeastern Los Angeles County, California, United States.

Beverly Boulevard

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There are nine parks and playgrounds throughout the city, including Smith Park on Rosemead Boulevard, Rivera Park on Shade Lane, Pico Park on Beverly Boulevard, Rio Vista Park, and Stream Land Park at the north end of Durfee Road.
A separate Beverly Boulevard (carrying Montebello Transit line 40) begins off 3rd Street and Pomona Boulevard in East Los Angeles, runs through Montebello and Pico Rivera, and becomes Turnbull Canyon Road in Whittier near Rose Hills Memorial Park.

Downey, California

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It is bordered by Downey on the southwest, Santa Fe Springs on the southeast, Whittier on the east, City of Industry on the northeast, Montebello on the northwest, and Commerce on the west.
The cities of South Gate and Bell Gardens are adjacent to the west and northwest, Pico Rivera lies to the northeast, Santa Fe Springs and Norwalk to the east, and Paramount and Bellflower are to the south.

Gregory Salcido

As of January 2018, the city council comprised Mayor Gustavo V. Camacho, Mayor Pro Tem Brent A. Tercero, Councilmembers Bob J. Archuleta, David Armenta and Gregory Salcido.
Gregory Salcido (born July 4, 1968) was a Pico Rivera city councilman, former candidate for Congress and former educator in Pico Rivera, California.

Montebello, California

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It is bordered by Downey on the southwest, Santa Fe Springs on the southeast, Whittier on the east, City of Industry on the northeast, Montebello on the northwest, and Commerce on the west.
The surrounding cities are Monterey Park, South San Gabriel, and Rosemead to the north, Commerce to the south, Pico Rivera to the east, and Los Angeles and East Los Angeles to the west.

California State Route 19

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There are nine parks and playgrounds throughout the city, including Smith Park on Rosemead Boulevard, Rivera Park on Shade Lane, Pico Park on Beverly Boulevard, Rio Vista Park, and Stream Land Park at the north end of Durfee Road.
Upon changing to Rosemead Boulevard, SR 19 enters Pico Rivera.

Pío Pico

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Pico Rivera was founded in 1958, from the merger of the long-standing unincorporated communities of Pico (named for Pío Pico, the last Mexican governor of California) and Rivera.
Pico Rivera, a city located in southeastern Los Angeles County, is named for the last Mexican governor.

David Armenta

As of January 2018, the city council comprised Mayor Gustavo V. Camacho, Mayor Pro Tem Brent A. Tercero, Councilmembers Bob J. Archuleta, David Armenta and Gregory Salcido.
David Armenta (born 1950 in Commerce, California) is a former mayor of Pico Rivera, California.

Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit

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Upon the unveiling of the B-2 Spirit bomber in 1988, it was revealed that much of the development for the former black project had in fact occurred at the site.
For the manufacturing, a former Ford automobile assembly plant in Pico Rivera, California, was acquired and heavily rebuilt; the plant's employees were sworn to complete secrecy regarding their work.

Whittier Boulevard

Whittier Blvd.
Noteworthy redevelopment has taken place in recent years along historic Whittier Boulevard, bringing in such businesses as Target and Panda Express. The main arterial roads that run from west-east include Whittier Boulevard, Slauson Avenue, Washington Boulevard, Beverly Boulevard, and Telegraph Road.
The portion of State Route 72 up to State Route 19 was relinquished back to Pico Rivera in the early 2000s and the portion of State Route 72 between State Route 19 and Downey Road was deleted from SR 72 in 1992.

Armenian Mesrobian School

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The Armenian Mesrobian School, a K-12 Armenian private school, is also located in Pico Rivera.
The Armenian Mesrobian School is a K-12 Armenian school located in Pico Rivera, California, in the Los Angeles metropolitan area.

Jeanette Jurado

Jeanette Livier Jurado (born November 14, 1965, Pico Rivera, California) is a member of the popular girl group Exposé, along with Ann Curless, Gioia Bruno and, in the group's later years, Kelly Moneymaker.

El Rancho High School

Pico Rivera, CA, El Rancho
El Rancho High School is a public high school located in the city of Pico Rivera, California, United States.

El Rancho Unified School District

El Rancho Unified
Most students attend schools in the El Rancho Unified School District.
The El Rancho Unified School District is located in the City of Pico Rivera, California.

Los Angeles County Fire Department

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Fire protection in Pico Rivera is provided by the Los Angeles County Fire Department with ambulance transport by Care Ambulance Service.

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

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The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) operates the Pico Rivera Station in Pico Rivera.

Old Maizeland School

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The Old Maizeland School was built in 1868 in what is today Pico Rivera, California, Orange County by James C. Shugg.

Slauson Avenue

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The main arterial roads that run from west-east include Whittier Boulevard, Slauson Avenue, Washington Boulevard, Beverly Boulevard, and Telegraph Road.
It passes through Culver City, Ladera Heights, View Park-Windsor Hills, Baldwin Hills, City of Inglewood, South Los Angeles, Huntington Park, Maywood, Commerce, Montebello, Pico Rivera, Whittier, and Santa Fe Springs.

Cristian Roldan

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Roldan was named the 2013 Gatorade National Player of the Year in soccer while attending El Rancho High School in Pico Rivera, California.