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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Undergrounding contractor assessing utility poles

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Crews this week have started a survey of utility poles and service connections as part of a City-wide program to bury overhead utility lines.

Most of the information-gathering by the City’s contractor, LEE & RO, Inc., will be completed from p...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Sheriff: Report all suspicious activity

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Sheriff Bill Gore is encouraging residents to report all suspicious activity to law enforcement. 

The Sheriff is asking residents to be alert for suspicious activity, to write down whatever they see and to report it right away.  Crime Pre...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Sheriff offering free home security checks

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Leaving town for the holidays? The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department offers “vacation checks” as a free service to improve residential security. Residents also can schedule free home security assessments.

For vacation chec...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 8, 2018

New leadership in the Del Mar Finance Department

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Two highly-experienced professionals have taken top posts in the City’s Finance Department.

Bruce Foltz, former finance director for the cities of El Monte, Menifee, Wasco and Madras, Ore., began as finance director for Del Mar last month. His ex...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: November 9, 2018

City collecting blankets, clothing for needy families

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The City of Del Mar, in cooperation with the Del Sol Lions, is collecting blankets and clothing for people in need from Nov. 13 through Dec. 13 at the Del Mar Civic Center, 1050 Camino del Mar.

Donations will support Community Resource Center’s 3...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 30, 2018

Downtown Streetscape construction contract approved

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A long-awaited program to refresh streets and sidewalks in the heart of the village is set to begin next month after the City Council’s unanimous approval October 29 of $6.76 million in construction contracts.

The Downtown Streetscape Project wil...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Del Mar food donations reduce waste, help people

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To reduce solid waste and to help people in need, the City of Del Mar is encouraging residents and businesses to consider donating unwanted food before throwing it out.

Del Mar faces strict State mandates to reduce the amount of organic debris it sends to ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Plan for sea level rise rejects “Managed Retreat”

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In planning for sea level rise, City leaders have agreed to reject “managed retreat,” a State-promoted approach that would require homeowners to abandon their property. Del Mar instead will protect low-lying property through a combinat...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 15, 2018

New rules for dogs on Del Mar’s beaches

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New rules that expand the hours for off-leash dogs on portions of Del Mar’s beaches took effect this month. The change opens a section of the Main Beach -- between 25th and 29th streets -- to off-leash dogs before 8 a.m. during the off-season.

De...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Expanded “Go Green Del Mar” website offers how-to for sustainability

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From solid waste to clean water and air, a newly-expanded Go Green Del Mar portion of the City’s website is rich with information and ideas for residents to move their homes and the City toward meeting climate goals.

Del Mar’s Climate A...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: October 5, 2018

Del Mar Civic Center wins an Orchid

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The “beautiful detailing” of the Del Mar Civic Center and Town Hall has won a 2018 Orchid for Architecture from the San Diego Architectural Foundation.

City officials accepted the award during ceremonies Oct. 4 in San Diego, where Assem...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: September 26, 2018

New parking meters accept credit cards

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Need to park but can’t find quarters?  Not a problem for the parking meters and pay-and-display equipment in Del Mar -- the modern machines accept credit cards.

New equipment was installed recently at the North Beach, on Coast Boulevard ...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 29, 2018

Sheriff offering free home security assessments

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Del Mar residents can receive a free home security assessment by contacting the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station. The security evaluation is performed by Crime Prevention Specialists who are trained to see a home through the eyes of a burglar. Th...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Regional Mass Casualty Apparatus at the ready in Del Mar

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Del Mar Fire Department Captain Giovanni Maniscaclo reviews paperwork for the regional Mass Casualty Apparatus.

It’s the kind of rig that safety officials hope will never be needed. But if it were, the Mass Casualty Apparatus is ready to deploy f...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: August 2, 2018

Sheriff’s Senior Volunteer Patrol seeking new members

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Gerald Larsen (left) and Bill Simon volunteer for the Sheriff’s Senior Volunteer Patrol, which is seeking new members.

They don’t get paid but they love what they do.

The Sheriff Department’s Senior Volunteer Patrol needs new m...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 24, 2018

Free parking at Del Mar Civic Center

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In a coastal community where parking often is at a premium, visitors can park for free at the Del Mar Civic Center, 1050 Camino Del Mar.

Visitors to the stores and restaurants of downtown Del Mar are encouraged to park at the Civic Center. For community ev...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Gold Coast reigns over roundabout

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“Gold Coast” is standing tall in the Jimmy Durante Boulevard roundabout to greet motorists during the 2018 meet of the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club. Crews installed the life-size, gold-and-silver sculpture this week ahead of Opening Day o...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Every Saturday: Farmers Market at Civic Center

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The Del Mar Farmers Market is open from 1 to 4 p.m. every Saturday on the ocean view plaza of the Civic Center, 1050 Camino Del Mar.

Farmers from throughout the region and beyond offer organic and pesticide-free seasonal fruits and vegetables, potted herbs...

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City News & Announcements
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Humane Society providing animal services in Del Mar

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San Diego Humane Society is serving Del Mar with expanded animal services, humane law enforcement and specialty programs. Based in San Diego, the Humane Society offers adoption services, humane law enforcement and specialty programs like the Kitten Nurser...

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