Simi Valley


Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Simi Valley

(sē`mē, sĭm`ē), city (1990 pop. 100,217), Ventura co., SW Calif. in an oil, fruit, and farm region; laid out 1887, inc. 1969. Highly residential, the city also produces a variety of light manufactures, including electrical, electronic, computer, and medical equipment; clothing; metal and plastic products; and furniture. The population of Simi Valley more than doubled between 1970 and 2000, with the growth of the Los Angeles metropolitan area. Of interest are a historical park, Native American caves, and the old stagecoach road.
References in periodicals archive ?
It is just a coincidence," said Jerry Clark, Simi Valley city landscape architect.
We believe charity starts at home, and Simi Valley is the home of our Farmers CA State Office," said Jerry Carnahan, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Farmers.
SIMI VALLEY -- The city's office of emergency services is accepting applications for its Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training program.
Participants include the Rotary Clubs of Simi Sunrise, Simi Sunset, Simi Valley and Moorpark.
Ben Bartolotto, research director for the Research Board, said the number of housing permits was down generally in California, but the sharp drop in Simi Valley was unusual.
He's got ice water in his veins,'' Simi Valley head coach Christian Aurand said.
The Simi Valley Town Center mall celebrated its one-year anniversary in October.
Extra shoppers mean added temptations for thieves,'' said Simi Valley police Sgt.
Applications are available at the Simi Valley Police Department, 3901 Alamo St.
Special recognition was given Saturday to Dick Hlebasko, a Simi Valley veteran of World War II who has given nearly 50 years of service to the Veterans of Foreign Wars and was instrumental in the creation of the plaza.
SIMI VALLEY -- The Friends of the Simi Valley Library is seeking donations of books, music, videos and recent magazines for the group's Fall Blowout Book Sale on Nov.
He has met with officers and members of the City Council and will soon be going into the community to meet leaders of various agencies and community groups, including the Simi Valley Unified School District and the local Chamber of Commerce.