Carlsbad

Efficient water meters installed in 29,000 Carlsbad homes

Efficient water meters installed in 29,000 Carlsbad homes

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad Municipal Water District has just increased its efficiency by replacing customers’ water meters.

Carlsbad ‘steps into 21st century’ with four-story mixed-use building

Carlsbad ‘steps into 21st century’ with four-story mixed-use building

CARLSBAD— City Council unanimously approved the demolition of seven homes on the corner of State Street and Oak Avenue to make way for a four-story mixed-use building.

Carlsbad has lots of projects underway in 2015 and beyond

CARLSBAD — Over the next 15 years, city officials plan to spend $496 million on 258 new and continuing projects in the city, according to Public Works Director Patrick Thomas.

Team launches challenge to end homelessness

REGION — North County inland cities and nonprofits are banning together through Alliance for Regional Solutions to share data and resources to end area homelessness.

Carlsbad residents give city high marks

Carlsbad residents give city high marks

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad residents are generally pleased with the city, according to a report by BW Research Partnership, Inc., a Carlsbad-based consulting firm.

Carlsbad’s economy is on the upswing

Carlsbad’s economy is on the upswing

CARLSBAD — The U.S. is slowly bouncing back from the crippling economic effects of the Great Recession and Carlsbad is no different.

Police seek armed robbery suspect

CARLSBAD — The investigation and search for a suspect that robbed a Taco Bell Monday night continues.

Carlsbad takes steps to increase pedestrian safety

Carlsbad takes steps to increase pedestrian safety

CARLSBAD— City officials are looking at both short and long term plans to make Carlsbad safer for pedestrians and bicyclists.

Encina Power Station to be replaced by 2020

Encina Power Station to be replaced by 2020

CARLSBAD — The California Energy Commission held two public workshops on Jan. 12 and Jan. 13 to update the public on the “peaker” style power plant proposed by Carlsbad Energy Center LLC, which will take the place of the Encina Power Station.

Seawall graffiti becoming more prevalent in Carlsbad

Seawall graffiti becoming more prevalent in Carlsbad

CARLSBAD — The amateur graffiti along the seawall in Carlsbad is posing a problem, according to Beach Preservation Committee member Fred Briggs.