Situated on 31.5 square miles, Perris, CA lies in Riverside County. Perris was established in 1885, and was formally incorporated in 1911, naming itself in honor of Fred T. Perris, chief engineer of the California Southern Railroad. Agriculture was and is the mainstay of local industry, with alfalfa, potatoes, and sugar beets comprising the bulk of the crop. The city’s 39,100 residents and visitors alike enjoy the recreational activities offered by Lake Perris, such as swimming, boating, and fishing, and annual events such as the ice cream social.
Numerous Perris lawyers are drawn to this quiet community. Perris lawyers frequently handle cases involving business, real estate, family, crime, immigration, and many other issues.
Lawyers in Perris recently filed a lawsuit on behalf of the city against the Riverside County and the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO). The lawsuit argues that LAFCO should have conducted a more extensive environmental study before determining Menifee’s 48-square mile area was suited for incorporation as a city. Menifee officials counter that Perris is simply upset that LAFCO removed the Romoland area from its control. The lawsuit is ongoing.
Perris is part of the Riverside County court system. Attorneys in Perris may argue your case in the Riverside County Superior Court, the 4th District Court of Appeal
, or the Supreme Court of California
. The size and complexity of the California court system warrants consultation with a Perris attorney who can advise you of any special rules and procedures.
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