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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Undergrounding Project team making progress

utility poles as seen from Del Mar Civic Center

The Del Mar Undergrounding Project, made possible by voter approval of Measure Q in 2016, is making important progress in the first quarter of 2020. Together with the Undergrounding Project Advisory Committee, the City has selected a specialty dry utility...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Tonight: Measure G forum at Civic Center and on live stream

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The League of Women Voters is set to moderate a forum on Measure G, the Marisol Specific Plan Initiative, at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Del Mar Civic Center Town Hall, 1050 Camino del Mar, and live stream can be viewed on Del Mar TV. In addition, the station ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 22, 2020

A reminder on campaign activity and signage

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As the March 3 Presidential Primary Election approaches, residents are reminded to follow both State and City regulations regarding campaign signs and political activity.

The City welcomes you to express your opinion, but when it comes to the public right-...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 19, 2020

Christa Johnson approved as City Manager

Christa Johnson

Christa L. Johnson, Assistant City Manager for the City of Laguna Beach, is set to become Del Mar’s City Manager next month after the City Council’s unanimous approval of her employment contract on Monday. She replaces Scott Huth.Her f...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Report: Greenhouse gas reductions ahead of schedule

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Del Mar is ahead of schedule in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and is advancing its goals to divert solid waste from landfills, encourage alternate forms of transportation, preserve the urban forest and promote social equity across the City’s...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Improvements begin at Court Street Park

Court Street Park construction

A long-awaited landscaping and drainage improvement project at 21st and Court streets is set to began in January and is expected to run through mid-April.

Plans for Court Street Park call for the removal of non-native foliage and planting of new trees and ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Jan. 31 and Feb. 1: Del Mar Youth Art Show

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The Del Mar Youth Art Show is an opportunity to bring together the youth of the Del Mar community, their families and friends to view our local young artists creations and to have a party at the Town Hall. 

The show will also integrate dance and s...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 21, 2020

New crosswalk for Coast Boulevard at Camino del Mar

22nd Street Improvements drawing

The Coast Boulevard intersection at Camino del Mar and 22nd Street is set to receive a new crosswalk and other safety improvements with a federal grant covering much of the cost.Construction is set to begin Jan. 27 and run through mid-April.Plans show a n...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Survey and workshops for fairgrounds plan

Del Mar Fairgrounds Aerial View

As the 22nd District Agricultural Association prepares a strategic plan for the 350-acre Del Mar Fairgrounds, the state agency is polling people about their experiences at the property and how they could be improved.The strategic plan also is the topic of...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Comment on zoning proposals through Feb. 18

North Commercial (NC) Zone

North Commercial (NC) Zone Professional Commercial (PC) Zone

Through Feb. 18, the public can submit written comments on a City proposal to allow housing in two commercial zones. 

The City is soliciting comments as part of public review of ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Off-season rules for dog-friendly beaches through June 15

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From Sept. 3 through June 15, 2020, the rules for Del Mar's dog-friendly beaches are as follows:

  • Between 29th Street and Solana Beach border, off-leash dogs are allowed.
  • Between Powerhouse Park and 29th Street, dogs must be leashed. (From dawn to 8 a.m., of...
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