The Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians performed the opening blessing of the Grand Opening of the Cross Valley Connector on March 27, 2010 for the City of Santa Clarita. Fellow by the Mayor Laurene Weste cutting the ribbon, joined by council members Ender, Ferry, Kellar and McLean, and Congressman Howard P. “Buck” McKeon.

Tribal Administrator Rudy Ortega Jr. and Issac Gonzalez (tribal member) performed the blessing with a traditional Tataviam song surrounded by audience of hundreds.