KVCR Feature Report: Inland Empire Economic Growth Soars, But Some Challenges Remain

Mar 21, 2018

The Inland Empire's booming logistics economy - now the biggest jobs provider in the region - has helped turn once-unincorporated Moreno Valley into Riverside County's second-biggest city. But as this photo at sunset shows, increased truck traffic has brought more smog over the area.
Credit Arman Thanvir for EarthJustice

The Inland Empire has experienced major economic growth and development over the last five years.  UC Riverside Political Science student and KVCR news intern Ezequiel Ramirez spoke with economist Robert Kleinhenz and community organizer Esther Portillo about the changes underway in the IE.