Special water rate to change to permanent status

The San Diego County Water Au¬thority has a program called the Transitional Special Agricultural Water Rate, and the SDCWA will be transitioning the TSAWR...

More weight for Padre Dam

The San Diego County Wa­ter Authority has a weighted vote allocation for actions taken by the SDCWA board, and the weighted vote had used...

Supervisors direct MOU with MTS and NCTD on bus shelters

Metropolitan Transit Service and North County Transit Dis­trict buses use county-main­tained roads for some of their routes, and bus stop benches and shelters are...

Supervisors take steps to reduce Potrero Valley Road speed limit

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors reduced the speed limit on Potrero Valley Road between State Route 94 and Potrero Park Road. A 5-0...

Reclamation pilot program gets funding

It may be possible to recharge captured stormwater runoff in basins and treat that stormwater for re-use. The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California...

Supervisors direct $28 million to remain for roads

In 2017 the San Diego County Board of Supervisors authorized the use of $28,000,000 of general fund revenue to improve the county’s road conditions....

Plan update approval by December targeted

When the San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved an update to the county’s general plan in August 2011 the county supervisors directed county...

Building a community park with scissors and glue

When roughly 90 people walked into the Alpine Com­munity Center Aug. 29 to dis­cuss plans to develop a park by Wright’s field, they were...

County to consider Dehesa easement in September voting

A September hearing will determine whether the county of San Diego acquires two agri­cultural easements including a 154.84-acre property in Dehesa. A 5-0 San Diego...

County opens bidding process for road repair

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors authorized the advertisement for bid and subsequent award of a contract to re-move and replace damaged sidewalks,...
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