OCEANSIDE — The first meeting of the newly establish Senior Citizens Standing Committee was held March 17. The standing committee was formed at the request of residents 55 and older to ensure they have a voice in city decision-making.
OCEANSIDE — The state law requires 300 feet notification of building projects, most North County cities ask for 600 feet notification, and Oceanside is considering extending notification to 1,500 feet.
OCEANSIDE — Councilman Chuck Lowery requested that city staff look into whether Oceanside’s workers’ compensation provider is meeting city needs.
OCEANSIDE — The city has its eye on replacing the Coast Highway bridge and retrofitting the Douglas Bridge overpasses. City Council approved accepting $5.3 million in federal funds to begin environmental reports and design plans to get the projects started.
OCEANSIDE — A day of frolic turned into a rescue when a dog became stuck between two storage containers and needed the assistance of rescue personnel and the Jaws of Life to get out.
OCEANSIDE — An Oceanside couple was displaced from their home after a fire ravaged through the home’s garage and caused widespread damage throughout the home Monday night.
OCEANSIDE — After a $10,000 hiccup, Civic Center fountain refurbishments are back on track.
OCEANSIDE — A job fair will round up downtown businesses looking to hire, and launch a new job-posting site specifically for Oceanside businesses.
OCEANSIDE — The California Free Tax Assistance Event stopped in at the Civic Center Library to help people file their online taxes on Feb. 28. Oceanside is one of about a dozen statewide stops the event makes each February to provide free tax assistance for middle to low-income individuals and families.