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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Traffic delays, water main work on Jimmy Durante Boulevard

Jimmy Durante Bridge water main replacement

Traffic on Jimmy Durante Boulevard at the San Dieguito River Bridge could be subject to brief delays as workers replace a water main. The temporary closure of traffic lanes -- with traffic control provided by flaggers -- is expected to continue into early...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 15, 2019

May 20: Public hearing on utility rates

Water Faucet

The City Council received presentations on utility rate studies March 18 as an early step toward setting rates for the next five years. Council members agreed to move forward with the mailing of informational notices to all ratepayers in preparation for a...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Civic Center awarded for designs in wood

Del Mar Town Hall Cupola

WoodWorks, a Washington D.C.-based nonprofit that provides technical support and resources for the construction of wood buildings, has selected the Del Mar Civic Center as its 2019 Wood Design Award Winner in the category of Wood in Government Buildings. ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Del Mar bans plastic straws and stirrers

plastic straws

Plastic straws and stirrers will no longer be allowed in Del Mar after a unanimous vote of the City Council on March 4. With the council’s action, Del Mar’s ban on straws and stirrers (PDF) becomes effective April 4.

Another ban &nd...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Community Choice Energy vetting continues with March 21 meeting in Carlsbad

SolarPanels

Community Choice Energy, and the possibility of coastal cities joining forces to provide renewable electricity to residents, is the topic of a public meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. March 21 at the Carlsbad Senor Center Auditorium, 799 Pine Avenue, Carl...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 21, 2019

March 29 and March 30: Del Mar Art Show

Anderson Canyon Sunset

The Arts Advisory Committee has scheduled an art show (PDF) and reception at the Del Mar Civic Center Town Hall from 6 to 8 p.m. March 29. Demonstrations are scheduled for 1 to 4 p.m. March 30.

The March 29 event includes a wine and cheese reception, UCSD ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 20, 2019

EV charging rates approved at Del Mar Civic Center

electric vehicle charger

The free ride for electric vehicle charging in the Del Mar Civic Center parking garage is about to end.

Since May, when the Civic Center opened at 1050 Camino del Mar, EV drivers have been able to plug in for free at three charging stations assigned to fiv...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Moving toward Zero Waste: Food Waste

food

A key component of Del Mar's Climate Action Plan is reducing the amount of solid waste that is sent to landfills. A great place to start is reducing food waste.

Help Del Mar move toward becoming a zero waste community with these tips from Save the Food and...

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