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COMMUNITY COMMENTARY: Social host ordinance will crack down on house parties

The Del Mar City Council heard from its youth who want teen parties to be safer during open comments at a recent City Council meeting. The youth encouraged the council to adopt a social host ordinance that will hold adults accountable for their role in underage drinking. They recognize that Del Mar parents should not […]

COMMUNITY COMMENTARY: Citizens praise smoke-free North County Transit District

The San Dieguito Youth Partnership, a youth prevention coalition sponsored by San Dieguito Alliance for Drug Free Youth serving the cities Del Mar, Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad, decided to find out if the North County Transit District smoke-free ordinance was working at its train stations and bus stops. NCTD’s board of directors had voted unanimously […]