Beaches

Watching the Waters

Watching the Waters

So far this year, agencies have captured 43,290 pounds of drugs in maritime smuggling events

City discusses beach sand retention action

OCEANSIDE — Kevin Byrne, Harbor and Beaches Advisory Committee member, said beach sand erosion has reached a crisis level.

S.O.S. Save our shorebirds

What environmental hypocrites we are here in Southern California!

Outdated beach restrooms will soon see wrecking ball

Outdated beach restrooms will soon see wrecking ball

OCEANSIDE — City Council earmarked a chunk of funds from the city Laguna Vista Mobile Home Park sale to pay for rebuilding and refurbishing beach restrooms.

Council adjusts laws to make beaches safer

DEL MAR — The size and location of tents, screens and canopies will soon be limited in an effort to make city beaches and parks safer before summer gets under way.

Solana Beach hears update on Army Corps sand project, OKs $150k

SOLANA BEACH — The fate of a joint project between Encinitas, Solana Beach and the Army Corps of Engineers that has been in the works for more than 10 years will be decided by the end of 2013, according to an update provided during the April 10 Solana Beach City Council meeting.

Restaurateurs want to bring butler services to city beach

Restaurateurs want to bring butler services to city beach

CARLSBAD — To the apprehension of the California Coastal Commission, two local entrepreneurs are applying to open an umbrella and chair rental and butler service on one of Carlsbad’s beaches. 

Oceanside committee discusses sand retention and harbor safety

OCEANSIDE — In addition to its ongoing focus to maintain the harbor, the Harbor and Beaches Committee discussed long-term solutions for beach sand retention and adding safety ladders to harbor docks Jan. 24.

Researchers look to follow flow of offshore pollutants

Researchers look to follow flow of offshore pollutants

COAST CITIES — Plumes of pink dye can occasionally be spotted in San Diego waters.

Public safety, maintaining beaches, harbor are some key priorities for residents

OCEANSIDE — Community feedback from six budget workshops was shared at the Strategic Planning Workshop on Jan. 23.