City of Solana Beach

635 South Highway 101
858-720-2400

Mission

To have an efficient and effective City Government that works to balance fiscal sustainability with maintaining quality of life and community character.

About The City

The charming, seaside community of Solana Beach is nestled along the northern coast of San Diego County, and is approximately a 30 minute drive from downtown San Diego. Its main access routes include Interstate 5, Highway 101, Lomas Santa Fe Drive, and Via de la Valle. Amtrak and Coaster trains stop at the station located at 105 N. Cedros Avenue.

The City lives up to its name with temperatures that average 62 degrees in the wintertime and 77 degrees in the summertime. It offers 1.7 miles of coastline for swimming and surfing. Most days you will see locals drop by to watch the sun set at Fletcher Cove.

Recent News

City of Solana Beach - Lomas Santa Fe Corridor Study Community Input Requested

The City of Solana Beach is in the process of preparing a preliminary design for Lomas Santa Fe Drive from Highland Drive to Highway 101 to, among other things, improve the pedestrian and bicycling experience. The first phase of this project, which i…

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City of Solana Beach News - South Rios Road Closure

This is a courtesy notice that there is a partial road closure in the 200 to 300 block of South Rios Avenue due to the extension of the public sewer main. The work involves placing approximately 200 feet of sewer pipe and one manhole to serve additio…

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Solana Beach City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for July 11, 2018

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City of Solana Beach News - 4th of July Fire Safety

The safest way to enjoy fireworks is to attend a professional public display. Fireworks, including safe and sane are dangerous and illegal. In the City of Solana Beach, use or possession of fireworks is a misdemeanor and subject to a fine and/or impr…

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City Council Electoral District Boundary Maps For November 2020 Election

Please Take Notice that the City will hold the fifth public hearing to consider the adoption of Ordinance 488 establishing the City Council District Boundary Maps and Sequence of Elections pursuant to Election Code 10010 on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at …

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4th Public Hearing for Composition of City Council Electoral Districts

Following the May 30, 2018 public hearing, the City Council provided direction to modify alternative maps 404 and 410. These Focus Maps are available for review and will be considered for introduction at a public hearing scheduled for June 26, 2018 S…

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Solana Highlands CEQA Notice of Availability and SDP (Story Pole)

Proposed Solana HighlandsRevitalization ProjectProject Location:     The Project site is located at 661 to 781 South Nardo Avenue and 821 Stevens Avenue in the City of Solana Beach in north coastal San Diego County, California.Pursuant…

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Composition of City Council Electoral Districts

Composition of City Council Electoral DistrictsFocus Maps Available for ViewingFollowing the May 30, 2018 public hearing, the City Council provided direction to modify alternative maps 404 and 410. These Focus Maps are available for review and will b…

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June Public Hearings on SDGE Rate Case

The City of Solana Beach would like to notify the community of three upcoming opportunities for SDG&E customers to voice their opinions to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) regarding the request from SDG&E to increase rates in…

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City of Solana Beach - Agenda Posting

City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification  Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here) Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link ab…

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City of Solana Beach News - Bicycle Friendly Community Award Designation

Earlier on May 31st, 2018, the League of American Bicyclists recognized the City of Solana Beach with a Silver Level Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) award. With this award, Solana Beach joins a leading group of communities in every state that are tr…

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Solana Beach Citizen Commission Vacancy - Climate Action Commission

Citizen Commission Opening:Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are currently being accepted through Friday, June 8, 2018, 5:00 p.m. (Deadline Extended)Climate Action CommissionThe Climate Action Commission participates …

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Solana Energy Alliance (SEA) Begins in June

The City of Solana Beach has exciting news to share! Beginning in June, Solana Energy Alliance (SEA), a service of the City of Solana Beach, will begin providing cheaper, greener energy to its residents and businesses. Through a program known as Comm…

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City of Solana Beach Shorelines Newsletter - Spring 2018

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Traffic Advisory - North County Transit District Scheduled Maintenance May 29th, 2018

The City would like to send out a courtesy notice that starting Tuesday, May 29th, the North County Transit District (NCTD) will be performing scheduled maintenance work to repair the slopes on both sides of the railroad tracks in Solana Beach. The w…

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City of Solana Beach - Community Grant Program 2018-2019

The City of Solana Beach is soliciting grant applications until 5:00 p.m., Thursday, May 31, 2018. The City Council has a total of $25,000 available for community organizations. A maximum of two grant applications may be submitted per community orga…

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Composition of City Council Electoral Districts

The City is accepting public comments and submittals from the public of draft district maps for proposed electoral voting districts.   The Map (in both English and Spanish) are located here for markup and submittal to the City.  Direction…

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Sheriff's Community Outreach Solana Beach Library

Community Outreach is a top priority for the North Coastal  Sheriff's Station. Crime Prevention Specialists will be on - site to  discuss crime related topics and answer questions. The North Coastal Sheriff's Station invites the public to a…

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Poll Workers Needed for The June 5 Gubernatorial Primary Election

Poll workers, especially those who are bilingual in Spanish, Filipino, Vietnamese, Chinese, Arabic, or Korean are needed for the June 5 gubernatorial primary election. Poll workers receive a stipend ranging from $100 to $175 depending on the assignm…

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Composition of City Council Electoral Districts

PLEASE BE ADVISED that the City will hold public hearings concerning THE COMPOSITION OF CITY COUNCIL ELECTORAL DISTRICTS on the following dates and times: Monday, May 14, 2018, at 6:00 PMTuesday, May 15, 2018, at 5:30 PMWednesday, May 30, 2018, …

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Community Grant Program 2018-2019

The City of Solana Beach is soliciting grant applications until 5:00 p.m., Thursday, May 31, 2018.The City Council has a total of $25,000 available for community organizations. A maximum of two grant applications may be submitted per community organi…

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Beach Sand Replenishment at Fletcher Cove Beach

As part of Build NCC and the ongoing restoration efforts in the San Elijo Lagoon, crews are set to begin pumping beach quality sand onto Fletcher Cove Beach located along South Sierra Avenue in the City of Solana Beach.This work began Saturday, April…

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City of Solana Beach News - Solana Energy Alliance (SEA)

The City is excited to announce the next significant step in providing our community a choice in energy service providers. As the City works towards the June 1st launch of the Solana Energy Alliance (SEA), we have entered into the 60-day countdown…

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City Council Meeting Agenda for April 25, 2018

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Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Report for The Solana 101 Project

Summary: Notice is hereby given by the City of Solana Beach, Community Development Department, as the lead agency pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), that the above-named Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) is av…

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Build North Coast Corridor Construction Update - April 13, 2018

Planned Construction and Outreach ActivitiesThe following summary provides the planned construction and outreach activities over the next two weeks as part of I-5 and rail line improvements. Construction schedules are subject to change.Build NCC Cons…

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Anticipated Partial CRT Closure Dates

The North County Transit District will be performing maintenance work to repair the slopes on both sides of the railroad tracks in the area of the Solana Beach Train Station. The work will start approximately 350 feet south of Lomas Santa Fe Drive an…

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City Council Vacancy

Application Deadline: April 19, 2018 by 5:00 p.m.At the April 11, 2018 Regular Council meeting, Council approved an application period for submitting Candidate Applications (posting April 12, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. Noon) for consideration of appointment …

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Traffic Advisory: Solana Hills Road Closure

Access to Solana Hills Drive north of Lomas Santa Fe will be closed from April 9th to April 11th.Please be advised that access to Solana Hills Drive north of Lomas Santa Fe will be closed from Monday, April 9th to Wednesday, April 11th. Full access w…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for April 11, 2018

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Build North Coast Corridor Construction Update April 2, 2018

Planned Construction and Outreach Activities The following summary provides the planned construction and outreach activities over the next two weeks as part of I-5 and rail line improvements. Construction schedules are subject to change. Click here…

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City Council Vacancy - March 29, 2018

City Council Vacancy Application Period: Beginning March 29, 2018 12:00 p.m and accepted no later than April 5, 2018 5:00 p.m.At the March 28, 2018 Regular Council meeting, the City Council approved to accept applications to fill an unexpected Counci…

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Fletcher Cove Park Tot Lot Temporary Closure

Fletcher Cove Park Tot Lot Temporary Closure7:00 am to 5:00 pm on Tuesday, March 27thThe Fletcher Cove Park Tot Lot will be closed for planned maintenance 7:00 am to 5:00 pm on Tuesday, March 27th. While the work is relatively minor in nature, it is …

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Solana Beach City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for March 28, 2018

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for March 14, 2018

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March Rail Closures and Emergency Exercise

In order to facilitate infrastructure improvements along the coastal rail corridor, there will be no COASTER or Amtrak Pacific Surfliner service in San Diego County on the weekends of March 3-4 and 10-11.On Sunday, March 11, from approximately 10:00 …

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Inclusionary Housing Workshop - March 7, 2018

The March 7, 2018, Joint City Council and Housing Element Task Force has been canceled.  Instead, please join the City Council and Planning Commission on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 at 6pm (same date and time) in the Council Chambers to discuss i…

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City of Solana Beach Traffic Impacts for Encinitas Half Marathon on March 4, 2018

The Encinitas Half Marathon will be Sunday, March 4th, from 5:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and will travel through Leucadia, Encinitas, Cardiff and Solana Beach. There will be traffic impacts during this time, so please plan accordingly.Impacts to Solana Be…

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Beach Sand Replenishment in Cardiff Begins from the Week of February 26, 2018

Moving high quality sands from San Elijo Lagoon to Cardiff State Beach is set to begin.Now fully assembled, the Ross Island Dredge No. 10 in the Central Basin is about to begin its work in delivering sands from the lagoon overdredge pit to Cardiff St…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for February 28, 2018

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Fletcher Cove Park Tot Lot Temporary Closure from February 27 - March 1, 2018

The Fletcher Cove Park Tot Lot will be closed for planned maintenance beginning Tuesday, February 27 at 7:00 am and ending Thursday, March 1 at 4:00 pm. While the work is relatively minor in nature, it is best for the public to avoid the work zone du…

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City of Solana Beach News - Build North Coast Corridor Construction Update February 16, 2018

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City of Solana Beach News - Recruitment for Public Arts Commission Vacancy

Citizen Commission OpeningVolunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council  Applications are being accepted through Monday, February 20, 2018, 5:30 p.m.Public Arts CommissionAt the direction of the City Council, the Public Arts Commission partic…

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Citizen Commission Vacancy - Public Arts Commission

Citizen Commission Opening Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council  Applications are being accepted through Monday, February 20, 2018, 5:30 p.m. Public Arts Commission At the direction of the City Council, the Public Arts Commission…

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City Council Joint Regular Meeting in Agenda in January 24, 2018

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Build North Coast Corridor (NCC): Overnight and Weekend Work January 20-22 Near Cardiff-by-the-Sea

Construction crews in Cardiff-by-the-Sea will be installing new rail crossovers.Overnight and weekend work is planned for Saturday, January 20, beginning at 12:30 a.m. through 4 a.m. on Monday, January 22, as construction crews install the second pai…

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Sandbags Available to City Residents

Sandbags are now available in the Solana Beach City Hall and La Colonia parking lots. The current weather forecast calls for a strong storm tonight, January 8, 2018, through Tuesday, January 9, 2018. The rain may be heavy and the winds will be stro…

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Solana Beach Citizen Commission Vacancies - January 8, 2018

Citizen Commission OpeningsVolunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council  Applications are being accepted through Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 5:30 p.m. BUDGET & FINANCETwo vacancies - terms will expire January 2020This Commission provide…

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Solana Beach Citizen Commission Vacancies - December 20, 2017

Citizen Commission Openings:Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City CouncilApplications are being accepted through Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 5:30 p.m.BUDGET & FINANCETwo vacancies - terms will expire January 2020This Commission provides input t…

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Residential Waste and Recycling Service Transition

Effective Tuesday, January 2, 2018, EDCO will commence providing residential collection service to Solana Beach residents.Your current collection day will not change.The City has approved the transition from the current provider, Waste Management, to…

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Notice of 45-Day Public Comment Period for Proposed Fire Station Art and Landscape Project

The Public Review Process Ends December 16thThe is a courtesy announcement that the public review period for the City's Fire Station Art and Landscape Project is now open and the City is accepting comments on the proposed project. The 45-day public r…

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Winter 2017 Shorelines Newsletter - December 8, 2017

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Solana Beach Joint Commission Meeting Agenda December 13, 2017

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City of Solana Beach News - Red Flag and High Wind Warning from December 6 to December 9, 2017

A Red Flag and High Wind warning is in effect for the San Diego Region from Wednesday, December 6th through Saturday, December 9th. Winds are expected to be from 20-30 mph with gusts to 60 mph, the strongest winds occurring Wednesday night and into T…

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City of Solana Beach Citizen Commission Vacancies - November 28, 2017

Citizen Commission OpeningsVolunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 5:30 p.m.BUDGET & FINANCE:Two vacancies - terms will expire January 2020This Commission provides i…

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Solana Beach City Council Special Meeting Agenda for November 15, 2017

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Fire Station Art and Landscape Project

The selected proposal is titled the "Firewall" by artist Betsy Schulz and Van Dyke Landscape Architects. The materials for the sculpture consist of glass and steel with rusted patina, coated with 2-part epoxy paint. The structure will be approximatel…

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Seascape Sur Beach Access Stairway to be Closed for Maintenance and Repairs

The public beach access stairway and sidewalk connecting to South Sierra Avenue will be closed to the public beginning November 6, 2017 through approximately March 30, 2018. As part of this project, the concrete walkway that connects the top of the s…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for November 8, 2017

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Build North Coast Corridor: Overnight and Weekend WorkOctober 21-23, 2017

Overnight and weekend work is planned for Saturday, October 21, beginning at 12:30 a.m. through 4 a.m. Monday, October 23, as construction crews deliver new track material to staging areas at the northern and southernmost project limits. Construction…

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City of Solana Beach Seeking Junior Park and Recreation Commissioners

Junior Commissioners (ages 10 - 17) volunteer at City events such as Beach Blanket Movie Night at Fletcher cove, City Tree Lighting celebration, Skatepark events, and Spring Egg hunt. They attend one meeting a month, 4pm at the Fletcher Cove communit…

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Solana Beach Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day

To schedule a curbside collection for October 21st call 866-967-3292 between September 25th - October 19, 2017 This year's Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day is scheduled for Saturday, October 21st, 2017 from 9am to 3pm in the La Colonia Community Cent…

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Solana Beach Citizen Commission Vacancy: View Assessment Commission

Citizen Commission OpeningVolunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council  Applications are being accepted through Tuesday, October 17, 2017 by 5:30 p.m.View Assessment CommissionThe View Assessment Commission is tasked with reviewing filed vie…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for October 11, 2017

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Community Grant Program Guidelines and Application on October 31, 2017

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Construction Work at the Lomas Santa Fe and Stevens Intersection

Santa Fe Irrigation District will be performing repairs to their water line that runs along Lomas Santa Fe Drive at the intersection with Stevens Avenue. The work will take place this Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 6:00 pm to approximately 10:00 p…

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City of Solana Beach News - Southbound I-5 and I-805 Closures on September 23-25, 2017

All southbound lanes of I-5 and I-805 will be closed to traffic south of SR 905.Important road closure information from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA): Starting Saturday, September 23, at 3 a.m. and continuing through 12 p.m. on Monda…

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City of Solana Beach to Host 3rd Annual Kaaboo

KAABOO's annual event will take place September 15th-17th. This event provides the region with a unique entertainment experience that combines world-class music, local cuisine, craft libations, contemporary art and more, all into one upscale environm…

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Solana Beach City Council Special Meeting Agenda September 12 , 2017

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for August 23, 2017

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City of Solana Beach News - Paving on Stevens and Valley Avenues

The slurry seal work will be conducted on Stevens Avenue between San Rodolfo Drive and Genevieve Street and on Valley Avenue between Stevens Avenue and Via de la Valle. During this construction operation, there will be one lane open in each directio…

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Position Vacancy

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Rosa Street and Cliff Street Pedestrian Bridges Closed for Maintenance

This is a courtesy announcement that, as part of the City's routine maintenance program, the Rosa Street and Cliff Street pedestrian bridges that cross the railroad tracks between Cedros Avenue and Highway 101 will be closed as follows: Rosa Str…

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City of Solana Beach Skyline School Construction

As a courtesy to the public, the City would like to update the community of the status of the construction at Skyline School. Construction of Skyline School started in early July, 2017. This will be a relatively long construction project and may take…

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Road Closure Advisory for July 29 and July 30, 2017

Annual Solana Beach Triathlon & Duathlon Please be advised that the Annual Solana Beach Triathlon & Duathlon event is this Saturday, July 29th and Sunday, July 30th. This is an annual event that brings talented athletes to the area. Road Cl…

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Community Advisory: Road Closures Saturday, July 29 and Sunday, July 30, 2017

Please be advised that the Annual Solana Beach Triathlon & Duathlon event is this Saturday, July 29th and Sunday, July 30th. This is an annual event that brings talented athletes to the area. Road Closures (Sat & Sun)- South Acacia Stree…

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City of Solana Beach's Shorelines Newsletter - Summer 2017

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City of Solana Beach Regular Meeting Agenda July 12, 2017

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4th Of July Road Closure

Solana Circle will be closed to vehicular traffic For a safe viewing of the fireworks display at the Del Mar Fairgrounds - NO VEHICLES WILL BE ALLOWED TO ACCESS OR EXIT SOLANA CIRCLE OR ATTACHED DRIVEWAYS BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 8:00pm-10:00pm. The stre…

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City of Solana Beach Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration

Pursuant to the requirements the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines §15072, Notice Is Hereby Given that the City of Solana Beach (City) has prepared an Initial Study / Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND), for the Ocean Ra…

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City of Solana Beach Parks and Recreation Citizen Commission Vacancy

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4th of July Fire Safety

The safest way to enjoy fireworks is to attend a professional public display. Fireworks, including safe and sane are dangerous and illegal. In the City of Solana Beach, use or possession of fireworks is a misdemeanor and subject to a fine and/or impr…

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City of Solana Beach Regular Meeting Agenda for June 28, 2017

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City of Solana Beach Employment News - Temporary Parking Enforcement Officer

The City of Solana Beach is currently searching for a Temporary Parking Enforcement Officer with excellent customer service skills and a commitment to providing professional public service to the community. The ideal candidate will bring their skills…

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Citizen Commission Vacancy News - June 14, 2017

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Fletcher Cove Tot Lot - Closure on June 5, 2017

Fletcher Cove Tot Lot - Closure on June 5st For Minor RepairsThe City will perform minor maintenance and repairs to the rubber playground surface at Fletcher Cove Park on Thursday, June 5, 2017.This work will require the closure of the entire Tot Lot…

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City of Solana Beach Regular Meeting Agenda for May 24, 2017

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Solana Beach Limited Coaster Service May 20 and 21, 2017

The COASTER will operate on its normal schedule between Oceanside and Solana Beach, but will not service stations further south due to construction. No Amtrak Rail-2-Rail trains will be available on these dates. Passengers in North County will be abl…

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Temporary Street Closure and Traffic Control Plan for May 19-21, 2017

The Distillery Lot (parking lot across from the Post Office) will be closed at midnight on Thursday night. The following streets will be closed at 8pm on Friday night and will remain closed through Sunday night:  - Plaza Street  (Both direc…

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Solana Beach Go By Bike 2017

May is National Bike Month and for 2017 BikeWalkSolana has secured a GO By Bike mini-grant from SANDAG. "Go By Bike Solana Beach!" is a campaign spearheaded by BikeWalkSolana to encourage Solana Beach residents to use their bicycles as an effective t…

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Closure Advisory - Coastal Rail Closure on April 29 - 30, 2017

During the closure, there will be no COASTER, Metrolink, or Amtrak Pacific Surfliner service in San Diego County. Additionally, SPRINTER service between Coast Highway Station and Oceanside Transit Center (OTC) will be replaced with a shuttle service.…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for April 26, 2017

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City Council Closed Session Meetig Agenda for April 26, 2017

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for May 10, 2017

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City of Solana Beach's Shorelines Newsletter - Spring 2017

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Summer Camp Recreation Leaders - Seasonal and Temporary Position

Would you like to meet new people, work with children and spend your summer days in one of the most beautiful coastal cities in San Diego County? If so, READ ON!The City of Solana Beach Recreation Department is currently seeking fun, honest, hardwork…

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Junior Lifeguard Intern Summer 2017

The  CITY OF SOLANA BEACH is currently recruiting for SEASONAL JUNIOR LIFEGUARD INTERNS for its 2017 Summer JUNIOR LIFEGUARD Team!Do you have what it takes? If so, Come Join Our Fun Team!ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:- Must be at least 16 years of age by …

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City Council Meeting Agenda April 12, 2017

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Temporary Public Arts Program Seeking Artists

The City of Solana Beach Public Art Commission (PAC) is seeking artists who wish to display their sculptures all around our beautiful City as a part of our Temporary Public Arts Program.The Temp Art Program has numerous, highly visible, designated si…

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Solana Beach Civic & Historical Society Seeking Heritage Museum Curator

The Heritage Museum in La Colonia Park needs volunteers for curation of the museum. The Solana Beach Heritage Museum is located at 715 Valley Avenue, Solana Beach, California, in La Colonia Park. Built in 1887, the Museum is the first home built in t…

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Traffic Advisory - New Sewer Line on South Nardo

A new sewer line will be installed on South Nardo Avenue, near the intersection with Lirio Street.  Although the work will be staged to minimize impacts to traffic, parts of S. Nardo near Lirio will be closed to traffic during the construction of th…

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Traffic Advisory: Encinitas Half Marathon March 26, 2017

The inaugural Encinitas Half Marathon will be this Sunday, March 26th, from 5:30am - 11:30am and will travel through Leucadia, Encinitas, Cardiff and the northern-most portion of Solana Beach. There will be traffic impacts during this time so please …

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City of Solana Beach Regular Meeting Agenda for March 22, 2017

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Rail Service and Construction News: Night and Weekend Rail Work Planned

For two weekends in March, rail service will be suspended between Oceanside and San Diego along the Los Angeles-San Diego-San Luis Obispo coastal rail corridor due to planned Absolute Work Windows. No passenger or freight trains will run through the …

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City of Solana Beach Regular Meeting Agenda for March 8, 2017

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Community Walk Audit March 4, 2017

The City of Solana Beach is in the beginning stages of performing a study to make the Lomas Santa Fe Drive corridor more user-friendly and to improve safety for all modes of transportation including bicyclists, pedestrians (including school children)…

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Sandbags Available to City Residents

Sandbags available now in the Solana Beach City Hall parking lot.The current weather forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) calls for a strong storm predicted to occur Friday, February 17 and Saturday, February 18, 2017. It …

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City of Solana Beach Regular Meeting Agenda for January 25, 2017

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Weather Advisory - Sandbags Available to City Residents

The current weather forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) calls for a series of strong storms predicted to occur Wednesday, January 18 through Monday, January 23, 2017. It is possible the City could receive between 2 to 3 i…

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Holiday Tree Recycling Collection Program

The City of Solana Beach, in partnership with Coast Waste Management, Inc., has a holiday tree recycling and collection program that allows residents to drop off their trees free of charge December 26, 2016 through January 7, 2017.Holiday Tree Recycl…

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City of Solana Beach Citizen Commission Vacancies

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Community Grant Program 2017

The City of Solana Beach is excited to announce the opening of the 2017 Community Grant Program for local non-profit organizations. The City of Solana Beach is soliciting grant applications until 5:00 p.m., Monday, October 31, 2016. The City Council …

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City of Solana Beach Regular Meeting Agenda for October 26, 2016

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City of Solana Beach Joint Meeting - Closed Session Agenda For October 26, 2016

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Solana Beach Citizen Commission Position Vacancy Notice - October 13, 2016

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City of Solana Beach Fire Prevention Week October 9-15, 2016

All residents are encouraged to know how old their smoke alarms are and to replace them every 10 years.To find out how old your smoke alarm is and its expiration date, simply look on the back of the alarm where the date of manufacture is marked. The …

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City of Solana Beach Announces its Community Grant Program 2017

The City of Solana Beach is excited to announce the opening of the 2017 Community Grant Program for local non-profit organizations. The City of Solana Beach is soliciting grant applications until 5:00 p.m., Monday, October 31, 2016. The City Council …

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Citizen Commission Vacancy

Citizen Commission VacancyVolunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council PUBLIC ARTS CITIZEN COMMISSIONThis Commission participates in reviewing certain matters regarding community art opportunities and conducts certain City events. One vacancy -…

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City of Solana Beach Fall Shorelines - 2016

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Top-Ranked Project Team from NCTD's RFP Selection Process to Unveil Proposed Solana Beach Train Station Project

At the City Council meeting on Wednesday, September 28th, the Project Team ranked highest after the North County Transit District (NCTD) Request for Proposals (RFP) selection process will introduce themselves and unveil their proposed project for the…

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Solana Beach Community Advisory: Traffic Impacts for Construction

South Cedros Avenue, 2 weeks, beginning 9/12Starting on Monday, September 12, 2016, construction work will begin on the installation of a new sewer manhole on South Cedros Avenue near Cofair Avenue.Due to the complex nature of this work, and in order…

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City Council Regular Agenda for September 14, 2016

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Rail Closures Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11, 2016

This is a courtesy notice being sent on behalf of the North County Transit District. There will be no COASTER or Amtrak service September 10 and 11, due to infrastructure improvements.Amtrak 796, which is scheduled to depart Oceanside on Friday night…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for August 24, 2016

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Road Closures Saturday, July 30 and Sunday, July 31, 2016

Please be advised that the 20th Annual Solana Beach Triathlon& Duathlon event is this Saturday, July 30 and Sunday, July 31. This is an annual event that brings talented athletes to the area. There will be a band and vendor booths for everyone's …

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda of July 13, 2016

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Road Closures Schedule of July 4, 2016

For a safe viewing of the fireworks display at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, no vehicles will be allowed to access or exit Solana Circle or attached driveways between the hours of 8:00pm - 10:00pm. Solana Circle will be closed at Via De La Valle and South…

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SFID Board Rescinds Water Shortage Level 3 Mandatory Water Use Restrictions

The Santa Fe Irrigation District Board of Directors voted unanimously to discontinue its Water Shortage Response Level 3. Effective immediately (June 16, 2016), the District's mandatory water restrictions are removed and water conservation actions ar…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda of June 22, 2016

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RFP for an Art and Landscaping Project for the Grass Area in frontof the Solana Beach Fire Station

The City of Solana Beach Is Requesting Conceptual Design Proposals for an Art and Landscaping Project for the Grass Area in front of the Solana Beach Fire StationThrough this Request for Qualifications and Proposals (RFQ/P), the City of Solana Beach …

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City of Solana Beach Shorelines - Summer 2016

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda of June 8, 2016

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City of Solana Beach News - Traffic Impacts for Construction

Recycled Water Pipeline Construction Update:Wednesday, May 11th, the contractor will be repairing and resurfacing the asphalt road along Via de la Valle from the Valley Ave/Jimmy Durante intersection to just east of Del Mar Downs Road from 9:00 p.m. …

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda of April 27, 2016

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City of Solana Beach : Walk, Ride And Roll to School Days

Bike/Walk/Skate to School Day, Tuesday, April 19th  Earl Warren Middle School is having a Bike/Walk/Skate to School Day on Tuesday, April, 19th as part of their Wellness Week. National Bike to School Day, Wednesday, May 4th National Bike to School D…

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Traffic Update: Traffic Impacts for Construction at Via De La Valle and Valley Intersection

Due to construction activity on the roadway, there are potential traffic impacts at the Via de la Valle and Valley Avenue intersection. This is an extension of work started earlier this week but was not completed. Starting at 6:00 am on Tuesday, Apri…

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City of Solana Beach News - Traffic Impacts for Construction at Via De LaValle and Valley Intersection

The City would like to notify the community of potential traffic impacts at the Via de la Valle and Valley Avenue intersection due to construction activity on the roadway. Starting at 6:00 am on Monday, April 11, 2016, and ending at 8:00 pm on Wednes…

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Traffic Alert : Traffic Impacts for Construction at Via De LaValle and Valley Intersection

The City would like to notify the community of potential traffic impacts at the Via de la Valle and Valley Avenue intersection due to construction activity on the roadway. Starting at 6:00 am on Monday, April 11, 2016, and ending at 8:00 pm on Wednes…

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City of Solana Beach - Agenda : April ,2016

Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.- Speaking at Council Meetings- Submitting Item for consideration on a cu…

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Public Arts Commission Position Vacancy

Public Arts CommissionOne vacancy - term will expire January 2017The Public Arts Commission participates in reviewing certain matters regarding community art opportunities and conducts certain City events. Members of this Commission are directly resp…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for March 23, 2016

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for March 9, 2016

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for February 24, 2016

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Notice of Preparation: Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report for the Proposed Santa Fe Christian Schools Master Plan Update

The City of Solana Beach (City) will initiate the preparation of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (SEIR) for the following "project" as defined by the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and set forth in Public Resources Code, Secti…

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Enroll Now: Junior Lifeguards

Summer is just around the corner and what could be more exciting than the Solana Beach Junior Lifeguards?Solana Beach Junior Lifeguards is one of San Diego County's longest running and most established water safety programs. We are dedicated to provi…

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Rainwater: Catch it Solana Beach!

$15.00 each rain barrel, after rebateThe City of Solana Beach is excited to announce a new partnership with the Solana Center for Environmental Innovation (Solana Center) to provide high quality rain barrel's for only $15! The City and the Solana Cen…

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Notice of Intent To Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration For The Proposed Feather Acres Project

Pursuant to the requirements the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines §15072, Notice Is Hereby Given that the City of Solana Beach (City) has prepared an Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND), for the Feather Acres …

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City of Solana Beach News: Sheriff's SADLE Team to Provide Extra City Patrols

In response to recent property crime incidents in the City of Solana Beach and neighboring coastal cities, Sheriff Captain John Maryon has secured the services of its Sheriff's Analysis Driven Law Enforcement (SADLE) Team to provide extra patrols in …

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Santa Fe Irrigation to Maintain Water-Use Restrictions But SuspendWater Allocations and Penalties

Customers Required to Continue Following Water Use Restrictions and Asked to Continue Extraordinary ConservationSanta Fe Irrigation District recently reevaluated its program of emergency water allocations and restrictions in recognition of recent rai…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for January 27, 2016

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Vacancies

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City CouncilApplications are being accepted through: Thursday, January 14, 2016 by 5:30 p.m.City Council will make appointments at the January 27, 2016 City Council Meeting.BUDGET & FINANCEThis Commission provi…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for January 13, 2016

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Public Informational Workshop: Draft Public Recreation Impact Mitigation Fee

The City of Solana Beach has extended the public review and comment period on the Draft Public Recreational Impact Mitigation Fee Study until Friday, January 22, 2016. All comments on the Draft Study must be received by the City no later than 5:00 P.…

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Citizen Commission Vacancies

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through:  Thursday, January 14, 2016 by 5:30 p.m. City Council will make appointments at the January 27, 2016 City Council Meeting. BUDGET & FINANCEThis Commissio…

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Holiday Tree Recycling Collection Program - December 26, 2015 through January 9, 2016

The City of Solana Beach, in partnership with Coast Waste Management, Inc., has a holiday tree recycling and collection program that allows residents to drop off their trees free of charge December 26, 2015 through January 9, 2016.DROP-OFF LOCATIONSR…

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City of Solana Beach - Winter 2015 - 2016 Shorelines

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City of Solana Beach News - North Coast Corridor (I-5 Widening) Public Works Plan

Solana Beach, CA -- North Coast Corridor (I-5 Widening) Public Works Plan/Transportation and Resource Enhancement Program Amendment On January 26, 2016, from 6-8 p.m., Caltrans and SANDAG will hold a public hearing at the Encinitas Community Center (…

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Vacancies - December 16, 2015

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council   Applications are being accepted through: Thursday, January 14, 2016 by 5:30 p.m.   City Council will make appointments at the January 27, 2016 City Council Meeting. Budget & Finance This Com…

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Community Advisory - Sheriff's Department News and Information

As a follow-up to the "Community Advisory" eBlast the City sent out on December 3rd, the City is pleased to announce that an arrest has been made as a result of the focused efforts of the Sheriff's Department. The suspect has been linked to multiple …

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San Elijo Lagoon Double Track Project - Soil Testing and Utility Location Work Planned between Cardiff-by-the-Sea and Solana Beach

Please be advised that the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) will be conducting soil testing work along the railroad tracks between Cardiff-by-the-Sea and Solana Beach next week in advance of a future double track project. Activities will…

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City of Solana Beach News - Community Advisory

In the interest of public safety and community awareness, please be advised that the City has been experiencing an increase in residential burglaries and property theft over the past several weeks. The City would like to reassure the community that t…

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City Hall Fumigation - City Hall Will Be Tented Through Sunday

This is a courtesy announcement that City Hall will be tented for fumigation over the Thanksgiving Holiday, from Thursday through Sunday.City Hall phone lines will not be functional and emails will be delayed, delivering to City Staff on Monday morni…

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Vacancies

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through: Thursday, January 14, 2016 by 5:30 p.m. City Council will make appointments at the January 27, 2016 City Council Meeting. Budget & Finance This Commiss…

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Updated Draft Public Recreation Fee Report/Study for Shoreline Protective Devices Available for Review and Comment

Review and comment period ends January 19th, 2015In February 2013, the Solana Beach City Council adopted the California Coastal Commission (CCC) modified and approved Local Coastal Program (LCP) Land Use Plan (LUP) under Solana Beach City Council Res…

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Special City Council Meeting Agenda for November 18, 2015

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NCTD Train Station Development Proposals

North County Transit District (NCTD) has solicited and received proposals to develop the entire NCTD-owned property currently occupied by the Solana Beach Train Station and adjoining train station parking lot. The site is located at the northwest cor…

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City of Solana Beach - Community Grant Program 2016

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Special City Council Meeting Agenda for November 4, 2015

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El Nino/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) Information - October 28, 2015

"There is an approximately 95% chance that El Nino will continue through the Northern Hemisphere in Winter 2015-16." - National Weather Service, September 10th, 2015.By now, most of us have heard of the impending El Nino for this winter. But what are…

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NCTD Train Station Development Proposals To Be Shown at 2 Public Workshops in November

Solana Beach, CA -- North County Transit District (NCTD) has solicited and received proposals to develop the entire NCTD-owned property currently occupied by the Solana Beach Train Station and adjoining train station parking lot. The site is located …

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Written Word Challenge Event POSTPONED Until January, 2016

The Written Word Challenge writers and poets community event scheduled for this Sunday, October 25th, has been postponed until January of next year.This new event promises to be an interesting and entertaining affair for the community. We apologize f…

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City of Solana Beach - City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification

Council Meeting Agendas/Videos Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website. - Speaking at Council Meetings- Submitti…

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2015 City-Wide Pavement Rehabilitation Project

The 2015 City-wide pavement rehabilitation project is underway. This project consists of removing and replacing areas of damaged asphalt or dig outs, placing slurry seals in various streets throughout the City and placing new striping and pavement le…

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Community Grant Program 2016

Deadline is Friday, October 30th, 2015The City of Solana Beach is excited to announce the opening of the 2016 Community Grant Program for local non-profit organizations. The City is soliciting grant applications until 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 30th, …

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Solana Beach Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day

This year's Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day is scheduled for Saturday, October 17th, 2015 from 9am to 3pm in the La Colonia Community Center parking lot at the Valley Avenue entrance. Waste Management will provide roll-off containers for easy drop off…

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City of Solana Beach Receives two Beacon Spotlight Awards

The City of Solana Beach is proud to announce that it has just been awarded two Beacon Spotlight Awards from the Institute for Local Government (ILG) for efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, save energy and adopt policies that promote su…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for October 14, 2015

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City of Solana Beach - Community Grant Program Request for Financial Assistance FY 2015-16

The City of Solana Beach is excited to announce the opening of the 2016 Community Grant Program for local non-profit organizations. The City is soliciting grant applications until 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 30th, 2015. The City Council has a total of …

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Citizen Commission Vacancies - Parks & Rec and PublicArts

PARKS & RECREATIONThis Commission participates in reviewing certain matters regarding the City's parks, programs, and conduct certain City events.One vacancy - term will expire January 2017Regular Meetings: 2nd Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m.…

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City of Solana Beach-Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification

Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here) Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.- Speaking at Council Meeting…

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City of Solana Beach Autumn 2015 Shorelines

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Vacancy

Citizen Commission Vacancies. Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City CouncilVIEW ASSESSMENTThis Commission is tasked with reviewing feasible solutions for development when an assessment request is filed and makes definitive decisions on projects ut…

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SDG&E Burn Ash Site Maintenance

San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E) owns and maintains the former burned-ash site located at the southeast corner of the intersection of Santa Helena and Santa Victoria (under the large power lines). This burned-ash site is, through the County Dep…

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Traffic Advisory - Giro di San Diego Expo and Cycling Event

This is a courtesy notice that a Special Event will occur this weekend that includes a expo on Saturday and a bike ride on Sunday. There will be increased bicycle use of the local roads, as well as temporary parking lot and street closures.ExpoSaturd…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for September 9, 2015

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Citizen Commission Vacancies - Parks and Rec, View Assessment, Public Arts

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City CouncilApplications are being accepted through: Friday, September 4, 2015, at 5:30 p.m.City Council will make appointments at the September 9, 2015 City Council Meeting.PARKS & RECREATIONThis Commission pa…

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City of Solana Beach Announces New Director of Community Development

The City of Solana Beach is proud to announce the hiring of Bill Chopyk as the new Director of Community Development. Mr. Chopyk has over 30 years of experience in city planning and community development. He joins the City of Solana Beach from the Ci…

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City Council Special Meeting Agenda for August 25, 2015

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Vacancy

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. City Council will plan to make appointments at the August 25, 2015 City Council Meeting. Parks and Recreation Com…

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Comment Period for the Proposed American Assets Project 'AAT Solana 101' Property at the Corner of Dahlia and Highway 101

Please be advised that the comment period for the proposed American Assets Project "AAT Solana 101" Notice of Preparation (NOP) ends on Monday, August 17th, 2015. The NOP for the Project Environmental Impact Report (EIR) was prepared for the propos…

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Annual Suit Drive - Make Giving Your Strong Suit!

Help low-income job seekers prepare for career success by donating to Robert Half's annual Suit Drive. Provide job seekers with interview-appropriate attire. You are invited to donate locally! The City of Solana Beach is participating by providing a …

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Traffic Advisory - August 1- 2, 2015

20th Annual Solana Beach Triathlon & DuathlonPlease be advised that the 20th Annual Solana Beach Triathlon & Duathlon event is this Saturday, August 1st and Sunday, August 2nd. This is an annual event that brings talented athletes to the area…

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Creative Fence Art Opportunity on the CRT

Deadline is August 5, 2015 Fence Art ideas/proposals are due Wednesday, August 5, with the completed piece due August 19th.The City of Solana Beach Public Arts Commission is proud to present Music's Alive on the Coastal Rail Trail featuring San Diego…

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Public EIR Scoping Meeting for the Proposed American Assets Project ‘AAT Solana 101’ Property at the Corner of Dahlia and Highway 101

Please be advised that a Public Scoping Meeting will be held in the City Hall Council Chambers at 635 S. Highway 101, City of Solana Beach, CA 92075. If you cannot attend in person, the Scoping Meeting will be broadcast live on Cox Communications (Ch…

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Citizen Commission Vacancy - Parks and Recreation

Citizen Commission Vacancy Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 by 5:30 p.m. City Council will plan to make appointments at the August 26, 2015 City Council Meeting.Park…

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Tree Sculpture Proposed- Public Comment Period Now Open

There is a new Public Art Piece proposed for the Coastal Rail Trail. The Solana Beach Seaweeders organization is sponsoring the venture and has found a local wood carver, Tim Richards, to carve a pelican, fish, and kelp design into the large tree stu…

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City of Solana Beach Announces Permit Required for Recreational Vehicles

A new regulation, Solana Beach Municipal Code 10.28.210, was recently adopted requiring a temporary permit to park a recreational vehicle longer than 8 hours within a 24-hour period on any public street.- The permit will allow any resident or their g…

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Notice of Preparation: Corner of Dahlia and Highway 101

Notice of Preparation:EIR for Proposed AAT Solana 101 Project Property on the Corner of Dahlia and Highway 101Public comment period: July 1 - August 17The City of Solana Beach announces the preparation of an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the …

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City of Solana Beach News: 4th of July Fire Safety

Be safe this Holiday WeekendThe safest way to enjoy fireworks is to attend a professional public display. Fireworks, including safe and sane are dangerous and illegal. In the City of Solana Beach, use or possession of fireworks is a misdemeanor and s…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for June 24, 2015

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City of Solana Beach Summer 2015 Shorelines

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City Council Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for June 10, 2015

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Bike to Work Day

Rescheduled from May 15th due to Weather Join thousands of bike riders throughout the San Diego region on the morning of Friday, May 29, as they attempt to log 25,000 miles - the equivalent of one trip around the world and one million calories burned…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for May 27, 2015

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The City Hall Gallery Presents 'Sub Lingual: No Language No Limits'

Paintings by Mark JesinoskiThe colorful paintings of Mark Jesinoski are currently on display in the Solana Beach City Hall Gallery. The exhibition themed "Sub Lingual: No Language No Limits" allows viewers the freedom to have their own emotional resp…

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Encinitas and Solana Beach Coastal Storm Damage Reduction Project

A Final Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (EIS/EIR) has been prepared for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, City of Solana Beach & City of Encinitas Coastal Storm Damage Reduction Project to identify and evaluate the pote…

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Solana Beach City Council Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for May 13, 2015

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San Diego Forward: The Regional Plan - Draft Released

Provide Your Opinion on the Plan for our Region’s FutureThe Draft San Diego Forward: The Regional Plan combines the big-picture vision for how our region will grow over the next 35 years. The SANDAG Board released the Draft Plan on April 24, 2015. …

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City Council Meeting Agenda for April 29, 2015

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City of Solana Beach News - Complete Rail Closure

There will be no coastal rail service offered Saturday and Sunday, May 2-3. NCTD said the rail closure is from Oceanside to downtown San Diego, and urged customers to plan ahead to take other forms of transit during the two-day service interruption.S…

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Notice of Continued Public Hearing for May 6, 2015

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing (which was opened on March 11, 2015 and continued on April 8, 2015) has been continued by the City Council to a special meeting of the City of Solana Beach in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 635 South H…

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Solanna Beac NNews: Comprehensive Active Transportation Strategy

The City of Solana Beach has prepared a Comprehensive Active Transportation Strategy (CATS) plan that, if adopted, would lay the foundation for improved bicycle and pedestrian facilities within the City and connections to adjacent jurisdictions and g…

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Solana Beach City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for April 22, 2015

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Ragnar Relay 2015 Running Event - No Road Closures

The Ragnar Relay 2015 running event will be entering Solana Beach this Saturday, April 11. The event is a 182-mile overnight relay race that starts in Los Angeles on Friday and finishes in San Diego on Saturday. The first runners will pass through So…

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City Council Meeting Agenda for April 8, 2015

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City of Solana Beach News - Earth Hour 2015

As many of you know, each year people and cities around the world honor our planet by turning their lights out for one symbolic hour-EARTH HOUR. The event, sponsored by World Wildlife Fund, began in Sydney Australia in 2007 when two million people sw…

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Important Safety Alert from the City of Solana Beach

Attempted Child Abduction March 23As you may already be aware, yesterday (Monday, March 23rd) at approximately 3:25 pm, during student dismissal at Skyline, a man came on campus and attempted to abduct a 7-year-old female student. The child is safe a…

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Spring 2015 Shorelines Newsletter - March 19, 2015

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City Council Meeting Agenda for March 25, 2015

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Solana Beach City Current Openings - Seasonal Ocean Lifeguards

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City Council Meeting Agenda for March 16, 2015

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Solana Beach City Current Openings - Code Compliance Officer; Recreation Leader

Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Code Compliance Officer $4,054 to $4,927 monthly salary Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Application Part-Time Recreation Leader $11.84 - $15.90 per hour Wednesday…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for March 11, 2015

Click to view Agenda Council Meeting - Closed Session --- 05:00 PM Council Mtg - Regular --- 06:00…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for February 25, 2015

View Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for February 25, 2015 below, Closed Session at 05:00 PM      Special Session at 05:30 PM Regular Session at 06:00…

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Traffic Advisory: California 10/20 Special Program

Parts of Highway 101 will be closed February 15 On Sunday, February 15, 2015, the California 10/20 special event will take place through Solana Beach along Via De La Valle and Highway 101. This special event is a 10-mile race where runners, walkers a…

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City Council Meeting Agenda for February 11, 2015

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City of Solana Beach News - Register for Junior Lifeguards

It's almost time to enroll in the Solana Beach Junior Lifeguard Program for Summer 2015. Online enrollment will open Monday, February 2, 2015, at 9:00 am. If you have any questions about schedules, prices, calendars, or uniforms, please visit our…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Closed Session Agenda for January 28, 2015

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Regular Session Agenda for January 28, 2015

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The City Hall Gallery Presents By the Water's Edge by Tina Christiansen

The bold, beautiful paintings and luxurious silk scarves created by artist Tina Christiansen are currently on exhibit at the Solana Beach City Hall Gallery. Suggested motion and reflected light are strong elements of the water and sea themed painting…

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A New Job Opening has been Posted! Marine Safety Sergeant

A New Job Opening has been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Marine Safety Sergeant $4,258 - $5,175 monthly February 2, 2015 Application Finance Department Intern None Open Until F…

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Solana Beach City Council Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for January 14, 2015

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Citizen Commission Vacancies

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through: Thursday, January 15, 2015 by 5:30 p.m. City Council will make appointments at the January 28, 2015 City Council Meeting.BUDGET & FINANCEThis Commission p…

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Solana Beach City Council Closed Session Meeting Agenda for January 05, 2015

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Holiday Tree Recycling Collection Program

The City of Solana Beach, in partnership with Coast Waste Management, Inc., has a Holiday tree recycling and collection program that allows residents to drop off their trees free of charge December 26, 2014 through January 10, 2015.Holiday Tree Recyc…

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Structure Development Permit Request: AAT Solana 101 Mixed Use Project

The 30-day View Assessment period has opened for the AAT project (American Assets Project), located at Highway 101, Dahlia and Sierra Avenue. The View Assessment period will end at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 26, 2015. Click here for…

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City of Solana Beach Joint Special Meeting Agenda for December 10, 2014

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City of Solana Beach Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for December 10, 2014

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Winter 2014 Shorelines - Available Now!

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - December 2, 2014

Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Principal Planner $5,286 to $9,059 monthly Monday, December 22,  5:00 P.M. Application Code Compliance Officer $3,931 to $4,778 monthly Monday, December 2…

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Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at Fletcher Cove Park

The City of Solana Beach's Parks and Recreation Commission is hosting the annual Holiday Tree Lighting Event at Fletcher Cove Park. This family friendly event is free and open to the public.Where else will you find Santa Claus, a nutcracker youth dan…

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Notice of New City Entry Sign Public Review and Comment Period Now Open

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Solana Highlands Revitalization Project Notice of Preparation and EIR Public Scoping Meeting

The City of Solana Beach is preparing an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the proposed Solana Highlands Revitalization Project (Proposed Project). The Project site consists of 13.41 acres and is located at 661 to 781 South Nardo Avenue, Solana B…

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Public Information Open House: San Dieguito Double Track and Special Events Platform

SANDAG and the North County Transit District are hosting an open house on the San Dieguito Double Track and Special Events Platform Project.Project team members will discuss and answer questions about the project's Environmental Assessment (EA), whic…

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City Council Meeting Agenda for November 12, 2014

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City of Solana Beach Job Posting - Maintenance Worker I

A New Job Opening has been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Maintenance Worker I (Temporary, Part Time) $16.10/hr to $19.57/hr Open Until Filled Application Code Compliance Assistant (…

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City of Solana Beach New - Job Opening

Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Maintenance Worker II $3,255 - $3,957  approximate monthly 5:30 p.m. Thursday, October 23, 2014 Application Code Compliance Assistant (Temporary, Part Time) …

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Application Deadline for Solana Beach City Community Grant Program

The City of Solana Beach is excited to announce the opening of the 2015 Community Grant Program for local non-profit organizations. The City is soliciting grant applications until 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 31, 2014. The City Council has a total of $2…

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City of Solana Beach Job Posting - Maintenance Worker II

A New Job Opening has been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Maintenance Worker II $3,255 - $3,957  approximate monthly 5:30 p.m. Thursday, October 23, 2014 Application Finance Departm…

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Citizen Commission Vacancy - Public Arts

City Of Solana Beach Resident Volunteers Public Notice Of Unscheduled VacancyOpportunity to serve on a Solana Beach Citizen CommissionNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to California Government Code § 54974, that an unscheduled vacancy exists for the …

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Solana Beach City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for October 8, 2014

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Solana Beach Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day

This year's Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day is scheduled for Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 9am to 3pm in the La Colonia Community Center parking lot at the Valley Avenue entrance. Waste Management will provide roll-off containers for easy drop off i…

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Solana Beach City 2014 Fall CERT Academy

2014 Fall CERT AcademyDel Mar, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe and Solana BeachDel Mar, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe and Solana Beach residents are being asked to participate in a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training to become disaster workers.…

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City of Solana Beach News - September 19, 2014

Citizen Commission Vacancies Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 by 5:30 p.m. City Council will plan to make appointments at the October 8, 2014 City Council Meeting…

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City of Solana Beach News - The Three Feet for Safety Act

Effective September 16The Three Feet for Safety Act, AB 1371, requires motorists to give at least three feet clearance to bicyclists when passing from behind. The law also requires drivers to "slow to a speed that is reasonable and prudent" and pass …

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City of Solana Beach Fall 2014 Shorelines

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - September 8, 2014

Current Openings Job Title & Description -- Administrative Assistant II/III Salary -- $16.83hr to $25.46hr Deadline -- 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Application -- Application Job Title & Description -- Finance Department Intern Sa…

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications.Date: Saturday, Sept. 27, …

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Level 2 Water Shortage Response Condition

At its August 21, 2014 meeting, the Santa Fe Irrigation District's Board of Directors took action to declare a Level 2 Water Shortage Response Condition within the District's service area. The District had been at a Level 1 Water Shortage Response, c…

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Solana Beach Comprehensive Active Transportation Strategy Community Workshop

The second Community Workshop in support of the CATS project is scheduled at the Solana Beach City Hall. The workshop is a great opportunity to learn about the progress made, to ask questions, and comment. We hope to see you there!The workshops are g…

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The City Hall Gallery Presents 'Mar y Luz - Sea and Light'

Paintings by Angela E. JacksonThe City Hall Gallery is pleased to present the works of Angela E. Jackson, in an exhibition titled, "Mar Y Luz - Sea & Light." Ms. Jackson masterfully uses, paint, bee's wax, texture mediums, and sanding techniques …

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City of Solana Beach - Agenda Posting

City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here) Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above o…

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Solana Beach City Council Joint Special Meeting Agenda for August 20, 2014

Click here to view the Solana Beach City Council Joint Special Meeting Agenda for August 20,

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City of Solana Beach News - Annual Suit Drive

Make Giving Your Strong Suit! Help low-income job seekers prepare for career success by donating to Robert Half's Annual Suit Drive! Until August 21, the City of Solana Beach will be partnering with Robert Half in supporting Dress for Success and …

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City of Solana Beach General Plan Update

draft Program Environmental Impact ReportThe City of Solana Beach announces the availability of the draft Program Environmental Impact Report (PEIR) for the General Plan Update. The draft PEIR is available for review and public comments on the City's…

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Public Hearing Regarding San Elijo Lagoon Restoration

The public is invited to attend a public meeting to hear a presentation about the proposed SELRP, followed by an opportunity to ask questions and share ideas and concerns regarding the proposed project below. Project: San Elijo Lagoon RestorationComm…

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Arts Alive On The CRT

The City of Solana Beach and the Public Arts Advisory Commission invite everyone to attend this free, art and cultural event on Sunday, September 28, 2014, from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Come to meet family, friends, and neighbors at this must see event, …

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The Rancho Pantalones Trailer Park Poets - Postponed

The Rancho Pantalones Trailer Park Poets event that was scheduled for Friday, August 1, 2014 has been postponed and will be held at a later date, to be

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City of Solana Beach News - Car Burglaries Prevention Tips

Crime Stoppers Tips Car burglary is one crime you can really help us prevent. All car burglaries have one thing in common: something to steal. Car burglaries are "crimes of opportunity". You can stay away from the radar of car burglars by following t…

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The City Hall Gallery Presents 'Stills of Solana Beach' by David S. Kloz

The current City Hall Gallery artist is David S. Kloz, a photographer who knows Solana Beach well. His exhibition, titled "Stills of Solana Beach" is a wealth of photographic imagery depicting the everyday to the spectacular found in our small City. …

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Traffic Advisory – Solana Beach Triathlon and Duathlon

17th Annual Solana Beach Triathlon & Duathlon Koz Events is holding their classic beach party triathlon event this Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27. This is an annual event that brings talented athletes to the area. There will be a band and …

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - July 15, 2014

Current Openings: Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Lead Maintenance Worker $3,742 - $4,548 monthly Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. ApplicationSupplemental Questionnaire Fiscal Services Specialist $3,668 …

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Solana Beach Day at Petco Park

The Solana Beach Chamber of Commerce invites you to join them at Petco Park for Solana Beach DaySan Diego Padres vs Atlanta Braves.Come celebrate the spirit of our community!Your discounted tickets includes: Padres vs Braves game, Special Group Seati…

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Solana Beach Announces New Dogs on the Beach Regulations

Stricter fines up to $1,000 were also adoptedThe City of Solana Beach City Council just adopted new regulations that will allow dogs on-leash in limited areas of the beach, starting on July 12, 2014. The new rules are as follows: Dogs will be allowed…

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City of Solana Beach News: Sheriff's Graduation and Summer Safety Bulletin

Please make safe, sober, responsible and drug free choices.One bad decision causes a lifetime of consequences. Please make safe, sober, responsible and drug free choices. As we approach the end of the school year and welcome the start of summer, ther…

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City of Solana Beach Summer 2014 Shorelines

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City of Solana Beach Traffic Alert - Via de la Valle Minor Lane Detours

The City of Del Mar is performing traffic striping activities along Via de la Valle, between South Cedros Avenue and Del Mar Downs Road, which will require minor lane detours (lanes will remain open and traffic can still drive through) on Thursday an…

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City of Solana Beach Construction Update - Plaza St and Hwy 101 Improvements

This construction project is expected to be completed by the end of August 2014.The construction improvement project, which includes the sidewalk extension along the west side of HWY 101 from Ocean Street to the northern city limit boundary and the l…

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Fence Art 'Dream Along the Trail' for 2014

The Solana Beach Public Arts Advisory Commission (PAAC) is looking for artists or teams of artists to create fence art for the Coastal Rail Trail (CRT) along Highway 101, north of Lomas Santa Fe. The fence art will decorate the CRT for viewers to adm…

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LCP/LUPA Notice of Availability and Public Hearing - June 11, 2014

The City of Solana Beach‘s Local Coastal Program (LCP) Land Use Plan Amendment (LUPA) with modifications as approved by the California Coastal Commission (CCC) is available for public review. The public hearing is for the City Council to consider a…

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City Council Meeting Agenda for May 28, 2014

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City of Solana Beach News - Traffic Advisory - Highway 101

The City of Solana Beach would like to bring to your attention an upcoming special event.The northbound and southbound lanes of Hwy 101 will be used by hundreds of bicyclists participating in the American Diabetes Association “Tour De Cure” bike …

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Community Emergency Response Team CPR Training

You are invited to attend a CPR training, hosted by the Solana Beach Fire Department and Solana Beach CERT (Community Emergency Response Team).Date and Time: Monday, May 19, 2014 at 7:00 PM Location: Solana Beach Fire Station, 500 Lomas Santa FeFREE …

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for May 14, 2014

Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda: Click here to view the Council Meeting - Special (Closed Session) Click here to view the Council Meeting - Regular…

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Date: Saturday, April 26,…

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - April 16, 2014

Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Deputy City Clerk $4,033 to $7,134 monthly Monday, May 5, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. ApplicationSupplemental Questionnaire Seasonal Ocean Lifeguards $13.20 to $16.04/hr (Lifeguard)$1…

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - April 14, 2014

Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Seasonal Ocean Lifeguards $13.20 to $16.04/hr (Lifeguard) $13.87 to $16.86 (Lifeguard + EMT) Monday, May 5, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. Application Fiscal Services Specialist $3,668 -…

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - April 4, 2014

Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Fiscal Services Specialist $3,668 - $4,458 monthly Tuesday, April 24, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. ApplicationSupplemental Questionnaire Seasonal Junior Lifeguard InstructorsSeasonal Jun…

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Solana Beach City Council Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for April 9, 2014

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Solana Beach City Council Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for March 26, 2014

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - March 13, 2014

A New Job Opening has been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Maintenance Worker II $3,255 - $3,957 approximate monthly salary. Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. Application P…

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City of Solana Beach Street Closure Notice for March 16, 2014

Annual Puppy Love 5k Run/WalkThe Annual Puppy Love 5k Run/Walk, presented by Helen Woodward Animal Center, will take place on Highway 101 in Solana Beach, CA, this Sunday, March 16, 2014.In order to facilitate a route for event participants, HWY 101 …

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City of Solana Beach Spring 2014 Shorelines

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San Diego Gas and Electric Warns Customers About Payment Scam

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is continuing to alert customers to be aware of an ongoing wire fraud that has been targeting SDG&E residential and business customers. Reports indicate that individuals are misrepresenting themselves as u…

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City of Solana Beach News - Tide Beach Access Closure

Closed for repairsThis is a courtesy Blast meant to inform you that the Tide Beach access stairs will be closed due to maintenance and repairs until 3:00pm on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.The Fletcher Cove and Seascape Sur access points will remain open…

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Solana Beach City Council Meeting Agenda for March 12, 2014

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City of Solana Beach News: Tide Beach Access Closure March 10 - 12, 2014

Closed for repairsThis is a courtesy eBlast meant to inform you that the Tide Beach access stairs will be closed due to maintenance and repairs from 7:00am on Monday, March 10, until 3:00pm on Wednesday, March 12.The Fletcher Cove and Seascape Sur ac…

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Solana Beach City Council Joint Special Meeting Agenda for March 5, 2014

Click here to view the Solana Beach City Council Joint Special Meeting Agenda for March 5,

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City of Solana Beach New Job Openings - February 27, 2014

A New Job Opening has been Posted! Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Part-Time Recreation Leader $11.77 - $15.80 per hour Open Until Filled ApplicationSupplemental Questionnaire Seasonal Ocean…

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City of Solana Beach Public Meetings Notice For 701 South Nardo Avenue

Two public meetings are scheduled for a potential project located at 701 South Nardo Avenue. The developer, H.G. Fenton, is inviting the public to attend the workshops and encourage comments.Date: Tues., Mar. 4 & Thurs., Mar. 13Time: 6 to 8 p.m.P…

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Summer Day Camp at Fletcher Cove!

Summer is just around the corner and what could be more exciting than the Solana Beach Summer Day Camp?Camp staff has many things planned for the upcoming summer. We will be holding camp for 7 weeks (July 7-August 22), each one with a different theme…

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City of Solana Beach News - Register for Junior Lifeguards

It’s time to enroll in Solana Beach Junior Lifeguards for Summer 2014. Online enrollment is open. Some sessions fill up very quickly, so register early if you need specific dates.What’s New This Year - Junior Guard Website! We have a brand new w…

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HERO Program Available for City Residents

HERO is an acronym that stands for: Home Energy Renovation OpportunityThe City is excited to announce that the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing Program is now available to property owners (residential and commercial) of Solana Bea…

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City of Solana Beach Traffic Advisory: Parts of Highway 101 will be Closed on February 16, 2014

On Sunday, February 16, 2014, the California 10/20 special event will take place through Solana Beach along Via De La Valle and Highway 101. This special event is a 10 mile race where runners, walkers and wheelchair participants will pass 20 stages o…

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City of Solana Beach News - February 5, 2014

City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here)Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on…

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RFP/RFQ: Median Landscape and Entry Sign Monument

Deadline is Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014The City seeks an artist/artists or landscape architect to conceptualize and fabricate a site-integrated artistic entry sign/monument in a median at the intersection of Lomas Santa Fe Drive and Highland Drive - east…

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City of Solana Beach News: Encinitas Sheriff's Station - Crime Prevention Alert

Theft of Catalytic ConvertersBetween January 5, 2014 and January 13, 2014, there have been eight reported cases involving the theft of catalytic converters in Cardiff-By-The-Sea. The vehicles targeted were primarily Toyota pick-up trucks; the Tacoma …

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Deadline for 2014 Citizen Commission Applications is January 15, 2014

Citizen Commission VacanciesVolunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 by 5:30 p.m. City Council will make appointments at the January 22, 2014 City Council Meeting.Budget &am…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for January 8, 2014

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The City Hall Gallery Presents 'The Shore' Paintings by Joshua Serafin

The dazzling paintings of artist Josh Serafin draw you to the depths of the “deep blue sea.” Using an ancient process of reverse painting with layers of oil on glass, Mr. Serafin reveals his underwater visions.Schedule:- Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 -…

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Winter 2013 Shorelines - Available Now!

ShorelinesThe newest edition of the Shorelines Newsletter is now available on the City website. Check it out for the latest City news and upcoming events.Printing from home? Click here for a low resolution black & white version of…

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Holiday Baskets 2013

Help the City of Solana Beach Brighten the Lives of 1,700 North County Families!The City of Solana Beach is a proud supporter of Holiday Baskets - the largest holiday distribution of its kind in San Diego County. This unique program creates a warehou…

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Holiday Season Safety Tips from the San Diego Sheriff's Department

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FLEX 374 to Serve All of Solana Beach

Curb-to-Curb Service Expanding Next MonthBeginning Monday, December 9, passengers will be able to ride the North County Transit District’s economical, on-demand FLEX 374 bus service throughout the entire city limits of Solana Beach and most of Enci…

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Solana Beach CATS Grant

The City of Solana Beach was recently awarded a grant from SANDAG to prepare its first Comprehensive Active Transportation Strategy (CATS). Active transportation is any self-propelled mode of travel, such as walking or cycling. The CATS will identify…

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City of Solana Beach Current Openings - November 21, 2013

Current Openings Temporary Seasonal Recreation Leader - Click here for MoreFinance Department Intern - Click here for…

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City of Solana Beach News - November 14, 2013

City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification  Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here) Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above …

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City of Solana Beach Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for November 13, 2013

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Veterans Day Ceremony 2013

Solana Beach, CA - The City of Solana Beach and Solana Beach Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 5431 will jointly host a Veterans Day ceremony. A “Feathers from Heaven” doves release will occur, Camp Pendleton Young Marines will be the honor gua…

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Bike Safety Rodeo at Skyline Elementary School

A Kids’ Bike Safety Rodeo event will be held in Solana Beach. The event is co-sponsored by BikeWalkSolana, Del Sol Lions, City of Solana Beach, Revolution Bike Shop and GoodOnYa Bars. Kids and parents are encouraged to bring their bikes and helmets…

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City of Solana Beach Announces City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification

Click here to view 'Council Meeting Agendas and Videos'Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.Click here to view…

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Solana Beach Fire Department Annual Open House

The City of Solana Beach Fire Department invites you to their Annual Open House at the Solana Beach Fire Department Station, 500 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, in Solana Beach.The event will have a safety trailer to promote safety in the home, face painting f…

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SANDAG Community Meeting on the San Dieguito Double-Track

SANDAG Community Meeting on the San Dieguito Double-Track and Special Events Platform Please join the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and North County Transit District (NCTD) at a public information open house to learn more about the Sa…

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City of Solana Beach Announces City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification

Click here to view 'Council Meeting Agendas and Videos'Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.Click here to view…

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Early October 2013

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City Council Special Meeting Agenda for October 16, 2013

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Solana Beach Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day

This year's Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day in the La Colonia Community Center parking lot at the Valley Avenue entrance. Waste Management will provide roll-off containers for easy drop off items such as furniture, appliances, mattresses, and yard was…

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City of Solana Beach News - 2013 Fall CERT Academy

Del Mar, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe and Solana BeachCERT training is designed to prepare you to help yourself, your family, and your neighbors in the event of a catastrophic disaster. Because emergency services personnel will not be able to help ever…

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City of Solana Beach News - Community Grant Program

The City of Solana Beach is excited to announce the opening of the 2014 Community Grant Program for local non-profit organizations. The City is soliciting grant applications until 5:30 p.m., Thursday, October 31, 2013. The City Council has a total of…

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City of Solana Beach News - October 2, 2013

City of Solana Beach Announces City Logo City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here) Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel…

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City of Solana Beach News - September 18, 2013

City Council Meeting Agenda  Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.- Speaking at Council Meetings - Submit…

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City of Solana Beach Fall 2013 Shorelines

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Discover Arts Alive and the Grand Re-Opening of the 101

“Discover Arts Alive and the Grand Re-Opening of the 101” is coming to Solana Beach. This year the award winning Arts Alive event will celebrate on the revitalized Highway 101 as well as the versatile Coastal Rail Trail (CRT). Arts Alive …

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SDG & E Warns Customers About Payment Scam

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is alerting customers to be aware of an ongoing wire fraud that has been targeting SDG&E residential and business customers. Reports indicate that individuals are misrepresenting themselves as utility empl…

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Early September 2013

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Scoping Meeting For Draft General Plan Environmental Impact Report

A scoping meeting will be held to seek public comments regarding the preparation of a draft Program Environmental Impact Report (PEIR) for the update of the City’s General Plan. Please take advantage of this opportunity to provide comments and …

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General Plan Update: Draft Program Environmental Impact Report

We value your input! The City of Solana Beach announces the preparation of a draft Program Environmental Impact Report (PEIR) for the update of the City’s General Plan and the kick-off of a scoping process to seek public comments regarding its …

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Sheriff’s Coffee with the Community

Community outreach is a top priority of the San Diego County Sheriff's Department. Members of the community should feel comfortable bringing problems related to safety and security as well as deputy‐community relations to our staff. The Encinitas S…

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City of Solana Beach News: Fletcher Cove Community Center Private Rentals

At the Special City Council Meeting held on August 7th, 2013, the City Council approved the development of a policy governing private rentals of the Fletcher Cove Community Center (FCCC). The following are some of the general guidelines tentatively a…

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First Annual Iron Mike Paddle to Honor Late Solana Beach Lifeguard

Solana Beach, CA -- RERIP, a non-profit dedicated to keeping old surfboards out of the landfill, is partnering with the Solana Beach Lifeguard Association for the First Annual Iron Mike Paddle. The community event At Fletcher Cove in Solana Beach, wi…

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Late July 2013

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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FREE Paper Shredding and E-Waste Event!

The City of Solana Beach and EDCO are sponsoring a FREE Electronic-Waste collection event and a FREE shredding event at Solana Beach City Hall, 635 S. Highway 101, Solana Beach. - Limited to two bankers boxes per householdE-Waste Collection- computer…

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Summer 'Concerts At The Cove' - San Diego Symphony Brass Quintet

Please join us for summer “Concerts at the Cove” continues at Fletcher Cove Park with the San Diego Symphony Brass Quintet performing!Each Brass Quintet concert offers a kaleidoscopic set of styles and composers, from the rich Baroque son…

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News from City of Solana Beach - July 3, 2013

City of Solana Beach Announces  City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification  Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here) Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as …

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The City Hall Gallery Presents - Geometry and Assemblage: Exhibition

A solo exhibition of geometric paintings and wooden sculptures by artist Stephen M. Wilkens is on display in the City Hall Gallery. Intricate wood assemblages of ornate and everyday paraphernalia are in contrast with the simple, clean compositions of…

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The City Hall Gallery Presents - Geometry and Assemblage: Exhibition

A solo exhibition of geometric paintings and wooden sculptures by artist Stephen M. Wilkens is on display in the City Hall Gallery. Intricate wood assemblages of ornate and everyday paraphernalia are in contrast with the simple, clean compositions of…

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City of Solana Beach News - Highway 101 Construction Update - Early July 2013

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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Special Event Notice of Road Closures - July 4, 2013

Solana Circle at Via De La Valle & S. NardoDue to the fireworks display at the Del Mar Fairgrounds on July 4th, Solana Circle at Via De La Valle & S. Nardo at Solana Circle East and West will be closed from 8:00pm to approximately 10:00pm.For…

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A New Job Opening Has Been Posted!

A New Job Opening Has Been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Accountant $4,430 to $5,385 monthly Wednesday, July 10, 2013  at 5:30 PM Appli…

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The City Hall Gallery Presents - Paintings and Silk Scarves by Tina Christiansen

The City Hall Gallery is currently draped in the elegant silk scarves and sea-inspired paintings created by artist and former Community Development Director for the City of Solana Beach, Tina Christiansen.The City Hall Gallery will host a closing rec…

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City of Solana Beach News - June 19, 2013

City Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notification Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here) Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link abo…

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Mid June 2013

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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SANDAG Community Workshops San Diego Forward - The Regional Plan

Important Issues Facing the RegionSANDAG and its partners have embarked on San Diego Forward – The Regional Plan. Bring your ideas to the table on the biggest issues facing the San Diego region between now and 2050 — issues like the econo…

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City of Solana Beach SUMMER 2013 Shorelines - Available Now!

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Solana Beach Announces 6th Season of Summer 'Concerts At The Cove'

The City of Solana Beach and the Belly Up Tavern are proud to announce the return of the summer “Concerts at the Cove” series. Concerts at the Cove will bring local musicians to the Fletcher Cove Park stage in performances designed for au…

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City Council Regular Meeting Agenda for June 12, 2013

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Fletcher Cove Community Center Discussion - Notice of Public Meeting

PROJECT NAMECouncil discussion on potential Council Use Policy to allow weekend rentals of the Fletcher Cove Community CenterPROJECT DESCRIPTIONThe City of Solana Beach is considering a Council Use Policy that would allow rental of the Fletcher Cove …

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Late May 2013

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Solana Beach Celebrates Memorial Day

Free Community Event with David Jacinto as featured speaker and entertainment by the Santa Fe Christian School bandThe City of Solana Beach and Solana Beach Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 5431 will co-host a Memorial Day ceremony at La Colonia C…

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New Job Openings: Temporary Management Assistant

A New Job Opening has been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Temporary Management Assistant $20.86 to $25.35 per hour Open Until Filled Application …

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Sharrows Are Coming To Solana Beach

"Bicycles May Use Full Lane"Sharrows are additional roadway markings that show cyclists and motorists where bicycles are most safely operated on the road. Expect to see sharrows late May/early June 2013, as part of the Highway 101 improvements on Sou…

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Late April 2013 And Mid May 2013

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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City of Solana Beach Joint Regular Meeting Agenda for May 22, 2013

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A New Job Opening has been Posted! Jr. Lifeguard Program DirectorAssistant

A New Job Opening has been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Seasonal Jr. Lifeguard  Program Director Assistant $16.92 to $20.57 per hour Open Until Fille…

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Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program Forum

Space is limited, and filling up fast. Visit paceforum.eventbrite.com to RSVP.Are you interested in learning more about PACE programs and how they can help you or your community save energy, money and improve property values all at little or no upfro…

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Bike to School Day and Bike to Work Day

May 15 & May 17Bike to School Day is a great way to generate excitement about bicycling. The event gives students and parents a chance to celebrate biking to school and for some, a chance to give bicycling a try. Walking and bicycling to school e…

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City of Solana Beach News: Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program Forum

Are you interested in learning more about PACE programs and how they can help you or your community save energy, money and improve property values all at little or no upfront cost? Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) programs may be able to help re…

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Vacancy

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City CouncilPublic Safety CommissionThis Commission participates in reviewing certain matters regarding public and traffic safety. One vacancy - term will expire January 2014  (appointed by Deputy Mayor C…

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City of Solana Beach News: Climate Action Plan Public Workshop

The City of Solana Beach would like to invite the community to attend a special public workshop to discuss the formation of the City’s Climate Action Plan (CAP). The City is beginning the process of developing a CAP in conjunction with the Gene…

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Highway 101 Project Update - April 30, 2013

The Highway 101 Renovation Project is still very much on schedule, with the majority of road and sidewalk work to be completed by June 8, 2013, prior to the opening of the San Diego County Fair. The new traffic signal light poles have been installed;…

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City of Solana Beach Earth Day Reusable Bag Giveaway

Von’s, in cooperation with the City of Solana Beach and in support of the City’s Plastic Bag Reduction Ordinance, will be celebrating Earth Day by giving away 1,000 reusable bags*. The giveaway will occured on Monday, April 22nd at the So…

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City of Solana Beach News: Sheriff’s Coffee with the Community

Community outreach is a top priority of the San Diego County Sheriff's Department. Members of the community should feel comfortable bringing problems related to safety and security as well as deputy‐community relations to our staff. The Encinitas S…

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City of Solana Beach News: Volunteers Needed! 2013 Spring CERT Academy

Del Mar, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe, and Solana Beach residents are being asked to participate in a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training to become disaster workers. The classes are free and open to all residents or employees of Del Mar, …

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News from City of Solana Beach - April 17, 2013

City Council Meetings Agenda Posting Notification  Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.- Speaking at Cou…

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New Job Openings: PT Human Resources Analyst / Maintenance Worker I

A New Job Opening has been Posted!Current Openings Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Principal Planner $5,286 to $9,059 monthly Friday, April 19, 2013at 5:00 p.m. Application …

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SDG&E Energy Showcase - Designed to Help Your Business Save Energyand Money

The City of Solana Beach invites you to attend SDG&E’s Energy Showcase, featuring over 75 local, national, and international exhibitors highlighting cutting-edge, energy-saving technologies and services; the Energy Showcase is designed to h…

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Hwy 101 Project Update - Mid April 2013 Newsletter

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City of Solana Beach News: A New Job Opening has been Posted!

Job Title & Description Salary Deadline Application Principal Planner $5,286 to $9,059 monthly Friday, April 19, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Application Seasonal Ocean Lifeguards $13.20 to $16.…

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City of Solana Beach News: Creek to Bay Cleanup

I Love a Clean San Diego’s 11th annual Creek to Bay CleanupSolana Beach, CA -- The City of Solana Beach will be participating in I Love a Clean San Diego’s eleventh annual Creek to Bay Cleanup. Last year’s event attracted more than …

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Local Coastal Program - Land Use PlanAmendment

The City of Solana Beach would like to announce the availability of the draft Local Coastal Program (LCP) Land Use Plan (LUP) Amendment. The draft LUP Amendment is available for a six-week public review and comment period beginning on March 29, 2013 …

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Hwy 101 Project Update - Mid March Newsletter

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Local Coastal Program - Land Use Plan

The City Council adopted the LCP/LUP    The City of Solana Beach has been actively engaged in the preparation of a Local Coastal Program (LCP) Land Use Plan (LUP) since 2000. In October 2011, the City of Solana Beach submitted its seve…

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New Online Registration Program!

Register online for Jr Lifeguards and Summer Day CampThe City is excited to announce that online registration is now available for our Junior Lifeguard and Summer Day Camp Programs! The City hopes this process will be much more convenient for our com…

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City of Solana Beach Nature and Culture International Presentation

The community is invited to a special presentation by Nature & Culture International (NCI) at the next Solana Beach Civic & Historical Society general meeting at the beautiful, newly remodeled Fletcher Cove Community Center. All are welcome t…

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City of Solana Beach Announces City Council Meetings Agenda Posting Notification - March 6, 2013

Council Meeting Agendas/Videos - Click hereMeetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.- Speaking at Council Meetings…

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General Plan Update Survey

Circulation Element UpdateOn February 21, 2013, the City held a General Plan Update Workshop with an emphasis on land use and circulation. An interactive survey was conducted to get citizen opinions on circulation and sustainability; the polling resu…

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Hwy 101 Project Update - Late February 2013

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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Temporary Public Art Program - Yoga Tree

Created by artist Brennan HubbellA new sculpture has been added to the City’s popular Temporary Public Art Program at the corner of Highland Drive and Sun Valley Road, across from San Dieguito Park. Titled “Yoga Tree” the twelve-foo…

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Community Clean Up/Beautification Project

The Solana Beach Garden Club, Solana Beach Civic & Historical Society, and North County Transit District are working together to clean up and beautify the highly visible undeveloped lot at the NW corner of Lomas Santa Fe Drive and Cedros Avenue, …

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Mid February 2013

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General Plan Update Public Meeting

Public input has been and continues to be a vital part of the update process and we welcome you to join your neighbors for our next public workshop. Thanks to your help, the draft Housing Element has been accepted by the State Department of Housing a…

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County Encourages Cat Owners to Beat The Heat

The County and six participating cities are offering residents $100.00 coupons to spay cats during the month of February to prevent unwanted kittens.Cats as young as four to five months old go into heat in February and March and when spring arrives s…

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Solana Beach Council Meeting Agenda Posting Notice

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Housing Element Update Hearing

The Housing Element establishes specific goals, policies, objectives, and programs relative to the provision of housing across the community. The City’s draft Housing Element was received by the California Department of Housing and Community De…

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New Sculpture Installed - Heavy Metal Guitar

The City is pleased to announce the latest installment of its Temporary Public Art Program, intended to promote and enrich the quality of life in the community through enhanced art and culture. A new sculpture, titled “Heavy Metal Guitar,&rdquo…

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City of Solana Beach News - Suspicious Person Alert

On January 29, 2013, at about 11:00 AM, an individual falsely representing himself as a Public Utilities employee, servicing the Solana Beach area, gained entry to a resident's home by stating he needed to perform water pipe tests due to construction…

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Two Citizen Commission Positions Available

Citizen Commission Vacancies Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through: Friday, February 8, 2013 by 5:00 p.m. City Council will plan to make appointments at the February 13, 2013 City Coun…

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Highway 101 Construction Update - Late January 2013

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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General Plan Update - Draft Housing Element

Draft Housing Element ModifiedThe draft Housing Element was sent to the State Housing and Community Development Department (HCD) for review in December. HCD required a few modifications and subsequently determined that the document addresses the nece…

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City of Solana Beach: CASH MOB Program at Noon Jewelry and Paper Goods Store

CASH MOBs, hosted by the Solana Beach Chamber of Commerce, help local businesses boost their sales in this tough economy. They bring awareness to the community of great unique stores here in Solana Beach.Date and Time: Friday, January 25, 2013 from 4…

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City of Solana Beach: Public Workshop - USACE Encinitas/Solana Beach Shoreline Project

The City of Solana Beach and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host a public meeting in the Council Chambers. The purpose of the meeting is to: 1. provide the public with information about the proposed 50-year USACE Solana Beach-Encinitas Coastal…

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Hwy 101 Project Update - Mid January 2013

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City of Solana Beach: Garden Club Welcomes New Members

Last May a group of garden enthusiasts came together to form a local garden club. The group calls themselves Seaweeders and operates under the umbrella of the Civic and Historical Society. The purpose of the club is for those who enjoy gardening to c…

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City of Solana Beach News - Citizen Commission Vacancies

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City Council Applications are being accepted through: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 by 5:30 p.m. City Council will make appointments at the January 23, 2013 City Council Meeting.Budget & FinanceThis Commission prov…

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Draft EIR/EIS Coastal Storm Damage Reduction Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, City of Solana Beach, and City of Encinitas have prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR)/Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Coastal Storm Damage Reduction Project to identify and evaluate potenti…

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News from City of Solana Beach - December 20, 2012

All of us have been saddened by recent events in Sandy Hook, the village in Newtown, Connecticut. Solana Beach Library's Art instructor Joel Harris has coordinated a message of support and hope, from one community to another, by coordinating an arti…

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Hwy 101 Project Update - Dec 14, 2012

4th Update - Mid December NewsletterIn an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a…

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City of Solana Beach City Council Reorganization Notice

On December 12, 2012 the City Council of Solana Beach was reorganized as follows:CITY COUNCIL MIKE NICHOLS - Mayor (Dec 2012 - Dec 2013)Councilmember appointed term expires Dec 2014 THOMAS M. CAMPBELL - Deputy Mayor (Dec 2012 - Dec 2013)Councilmember…

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City of Solana Beach: Day Without a Bag

On Thursday, December 20, we are asking holiday shoppers and retailers to forego single-use shopping bags in favor of reusable bags. Join residents in Solana Beach and the San Diego Region, and throughout the state, in pledging to use a reusable shop…

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Highway 101 Construction Update – Evening Work

In an effort to accelerate construction of some critical underground work that is being installed as part of the Highway 101 improvement project, and to improve access to the businesses within the construction zone, the contractor was authorized to e…

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Solanbeach Beach Winter 2012/2013 Shorline

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Citizen Commission Vacancies

Volunteers Serving on behalf of the City CouncilApplications are being accepted through: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 by 5:30 p.m.City Council will make appointments at the January 23, 2013 City Council Meeting.BUDGET & FINANCEThis Commission provid…

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Hwy 101 Project Update - Late November Newsletter

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City of Solana Beach: Fletcher Cove Community Center Draft Use Policy – CEQA Initial Study

An Initial Study/Environmental Checklist/Mitigated Negative Declaration has been prepared for the City of Solana Beach Draft Council Use Policy for the Fletcher Cove Community Center to identify and evaluate the potential environmental impacts of the…

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Proposed California 10/20 Event - Informational Meeting

This is not a City sponsored event. The producer of the proposed California 10/20 running event will be presenting the 10-mile course and event to Solana Beach businesses and residents on Thursday, November 29 at 6:00 PM. Please stop by the Solana Be…

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WalkSanDiego Event - Solana Beach Walk

The City would like to announce an upcoming event that will showcase parts of Solana Beach to the rest of the region while at the same time collect important data about the walkability of the community. WalkSanDiego is a regional, grassroots organiza…

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City of Solana Beach News November 21, 2012

Click here to view City Council Meetings AgendaMeetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.Click here to view City Co…

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City of Solana Beach News: Comprehensive Energy Efficiency and Conservation Upgrade Program

The next phase of the City’s comprehensive energy efficiency and conservation upgrade program has officially started. As you may recall, the City Council authorized a comprehensive program to upgrade various City facilities to reduce energy demand …

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Urban Fence Gardens - Own Your Own Fence Garden Art!

The Arts Alive 2012 event was as enthusiastic as always. This year the community has the opportunity to enjoy an artful element of the Event, which will remain for another few weeks, in the form of the Urban Fence Gardens. They will be removed the la…

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City of Solana Beach News: Hwy 101 Project Update

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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City Council Meetings Agenda Posting Notification

Council Meeting Agendas/Videos (click here)Meetings are broadcast LIVE on cable (Cox Channel 19, Time Warner Channel 24, and AT&T U-verse Channel 99) as well as Webcast online at the link above on the City's website.- Speaking at Council Meetings…

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Sand Replenishment Project Incident

The regional "Sand Replenishment Project" administered by SANDAG began at Fletcher Cove beach on Sunday, November 4th, 2012. Yesterday, the contractor experienced technical problems that halted the operation. At around 5:00 P.M. this aftern…

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Environmental Review for Housing Element

An Initial Study/Environmental Checklist & Negative Declaration has been prepared for the Solana Beach Housing Element Update pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). The document is located on the homepage of the City website…

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City of Solana Beach News: Keep Up To Date On The Hwy 101 Project

In an effort to keep the community updated on the ongoing progress of the Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project, the City has put together a construction update newsletter. The newsletter will be updated twice a month until the end of the project.…

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City of Solana Beach News: Community Grant Program

Deadline extended to November 15The City of Solana Beach is soliciting grant applications until 5:30 p.m., Thursday, November 15, 2012 (extended deadline). The City Council has a total of $15,000 available for community organizations. A maximum of tw…

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The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department Needs Your Help!

Chubby Bandit wanted in connection with four local robberiesSolana Beach, CA -- The San Diego County Sheriff's Department and FBI want your help in identifying the so-called "Chubby Bandit." He is wanted in connection with four robberies in…

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2012 Regional Beach Sand Project Update - Oct 19, 2012

Sand placement at Fletcher Cove is scheduled to begin in early to mid-NovemberSand placement at Fletcher Cove is scheduled to begin in early to mid-November and last approximately six days. Sand will be placed from the north end of Fletcher Cove towa…

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Vehicle Burglaries on the Coast

The best kind of prevention is an informed citizen.Solana Beach, CA -- Over the past few months, the Encinitas Sheriff's Station has seen an increase in vehicle burglaries in our cities, and throughout the County of San Diego. The San Diego Sheriff's…

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City of Solana Beach News: Revised Draft Local Coastal Program - Land Use Plan

The City of Solana Beach has been actively engaged in the preparation of a Local Coastal Program (LCP) Land Use Plan (LUP) since 2000.Proposed changes to the October 2012 LUP, (from the previous City LUP issued in October 2011) are shown in redline /…

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Solana Beach Fire Department Annual Open House

The City of Solana Beach Fire Department invites you to their Annual Open House  at the Solana Beach Fire Department Station, 500 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, in Solana Beach.The event will have a safety trailer to promote safety in the home, face pain…

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Draft Housing Element for the General Plan Update

The Draft Housing Element for the General Plan Update is now available for review on the homepage of the City’s website at www.cityofsolanabeach.org.Copies of the Draft Housing Element are also available at City Hall in the Planning Department and …

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Arts Alive 2012

The City of Solana Beach and the Public Arts Advisory Commission (PAAC) are excited to present the award winning Arts Alive event. “Arts Alive 2012” will occur from noon until 4:00 pm, on the north half of the Solana Beach Coastal Rail Trail (CRT…

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SANDAG Public Participation Plan Survey

Request for Comment Extended-Public Participation Plan UpdateSANDAG is seeking public input in order to update its Public Participation Plan (PPP). As part of the update, San Diego County residents are invited to take an online survey.The PPP establi…

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Solana Beach Annual Bulky Item Clean-Up Day

Waste Management will provide roll-off containers for easy drop off items such as furniture, scrap metal, mattresses, and yard waste. Additionally, Solana Beach residents may call Waste Management at 1-800-386-7783 between October 1 through October 1…

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City Launches New Website

The City of Solana Beach is excited to announce the launch of our newly designed website, which goes live today, and is located at the same address www.cityofsolanabeach.org.A lot of focus has been put into creating a user-friendly site that we hope …

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City of Solana Beach Fall 2012 Shorelines

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California Coastal Cleanup Day

Please join the City as we participate in the California Coastal Cleanup Day (CCD). CCD is a statewide beach, coastal and inland waterway cleanup held throughout California each year and is part of the largest single-day cleanup in the country. Organ…

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City of Solana Beach News - Highway 101 Improvement Project FAQs

The City is extremely excited about the start of the long anticipated Highway 101 revitalization project. The project will bring much needed improvements and enhancements to the Highway 101 corridor that, once completed, will become a true destinatio…

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2012 Street Repair Project

The 2012 street repair project is currently underway. This project will rehabilitate portions of many streets throughout the City. As part of this project, various asphalt and concrete streets as well as concrete sidewalks will be repaired.On Monday,…

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City of Solana Beach News: Single-use Plastic Bag Ban Effective August 9, 2012

On May 9, 2012, the Solana Beach City Council unanimously voted to ban single-use carryout plastic bags at point-of-sale within Solana Beach.The effective dates of the ordinance are as follows: - August 9, 2012 for Grocery Stores, Food Vendors, …

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City of Solana Beach Announces Annual Suit Drive

The City is partnering with Robert Halt International to bring this event to you.Dress for Success promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to he…

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Pourable Gel Fuels Pose Life-Threatening Safety Risks

Firepots; Gel Fuel and Flammable LiquidsThe Del Mar, Encinitas, and Solana Beach Fire Departments and Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District are urging members of their communities to cease using pourable gel fuels in decorative firepots or lantern…

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Solana Beach Family Camp Out

Pitch your tent at Solana Beach’s 5th annual Family Camp Out event at La Colonia Park on Saturday, August 4. Families will be setting up camp on the spacious field and sleeping under the stars! Activities include a traditional campfire program with…

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HWY 101 Construction/Traffic Update - July 23, 2012

Traffic Congestion to be ReducedThe City is actively monitoring the traffic impacts of the Highway 101 construction project and making adjustments where appropriate. This will be an ongoing practice to try and alleviate traffic impacts throughout the…

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Concerts At The Cove Returns At Fletcher Covepark!

With Kevin MisoKevin Miso is a Southern California singer/songwriter. Born and raised in Long Beach, California, Miso’s music is very much a product of his background and upbringing. His father is of Hawaiian descent and his mother is full-blooded …

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Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project - Construction Update

Please be advised that construction activities on Highway 101 will be suspended starting tomorrow through the weekend to accommodate the increased traffic expected at the Del Mar Racetrack. All lanes will be open on Highway 101 Wednesday, July 18th t…

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Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project - Phase One

The City is excited to announce the beginning of a landmark construction project that has been in the works for over a decade. The City’s Highway 101 Westside Improvement Project will transform the Highway 101 corridor into a vibrant, bicycle and p…

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City of Solana Beach eBlast

City of Solana Beach eBlast Notification SystemThe City of Solana Beach's eBlast notification system has been temporarily disabled due to problems with the City's webhosting company. Although the City's website remains largely functional, unfortunate…

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