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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Report: Greenhouse gas reductions ahead of schedule

CAP progress report cover

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 to begin at Court Street Park

Court Street Park rendering

A long-awaited landscaping and drainage improvement project at 21st and Court streets is set to begin Jan. 21 and run through mid-April.

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

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Saturday: Recycling and paper shredding at Shores Park

shredded papers

Del Mar residents and businesses are encouraged to bring up to three boxes of documents for shredding and fluorescent bulbs and batteries for recycling to the lower parking lot at Shores Park between 9 a.m. and noon Jan. 18.The Del Mar Recycles Drop-off E...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Jan. 23: Measure G forum at Civic Center

Vote Button

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.Measure G will appear on the ballots of Del Mar voter...

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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: December 23, 2019

Residents, businesses asked to weigh in on fees

Powerhouse at sunset

Residents and business owners are encouraged to review an analysis of fees presented to the City Council Dec. 16 ahead of a workshop in February.Rental fees for the Powerhouse Community Center and charges for services from the planning, public works, comm...

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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: December 23, 2019

New FEMA flood map takes effect

FEMA map

A new Federal Emergency Management Agency flood map took effect Dec. 21 to regulate and manage areas subject to flooding. The map shows floodway and floodplain areas generally in the North Beach neighborhood and along the San Dieguito River. To comply wit...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: December 17, 2019

An interactive map for Del Mar’s parks

Explore Del Mar! screen grab

With a few quick mouse clicks, residents and visitors can gather information on Del Mar’s parks.

“Explore Del Mar!” is an interactive map that shows the locations of 10 parks as well as a number of public paths and trails.

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 10, 2019

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

Dog playing on beach

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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