22nd DAA board

Fairgrounds helps fund nearly $5 million in improvements

DEL MAR — Board members approved the transfer of $2.7 million from the 22nd District Agricultural Association, which governs the Del Mar Fairgrounds, to the Del Mar Race Track Authority at the Feb. 15 meeting for more than a dozen projects in 2012.

Fair board settles legal woes

DEL MAR — Legal issues that have plagued the Del Mar Fairgrounds may soon be over after the 22nd District Agricultural Association board of directors reached settlement agreements on potential and pending lawsuits following a 30-minute closed-session meeting Feb. 15.

Cities seek better representation on DAA board

COAST CITIES — With one vacancy and three expired terms on the 22nd District Agricultural Association board of directors, officials in Del Mar and Solana Beach are working to ensure that at least one of those appointments is a resident from their cities, something they feel will result in better representation from the agency that […]

Fair board member comes under fire

DEL MAR — A new appointee to the 22nd District Agricultural Association board of directors who has been on a mission for complete transparency is being questioned about his relationship with an attorney whose law firm is representing an agency that is suing the district. Tom Chino, one of five directors — and the only […]