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City notes concerns over Manchester Ave. underpass and parking lot

City notes concerns over Manchester Ave. underpass and parking lot

ENCINITAS — A plan from Caltrans to upgrade Interstate 5 includes building a 150-space parking lot and underpass for carpoolers on part of a strawberry field just off of Manchester Avenue.

With new agreement, more hopping on Amtrak’s Surfliner

With new agreement, more hopping on Amtrak’s Surfliner

REGION — Passengers are increasingly boarding the Pacific Surfliner following an agreement that expanded its service.

Amtrak’s Surfliner poised to stop at more Coaster stations

Amtrak’s Surfliner poised to stop at more Coaster stations

COAST CITIES — Those in North County who wish to hop on the Pacific Surfliner no longer have to make the trek to Solana Beach or Oceanside.

Gas Tax Funds to be used on rail trail expansion

Gas Tax Funds to be used on rail trail expansion

CARLSBAD — City Council approved nearly $800,000 in funds to modify and expand a portion of Carlsbad’s Coastal Rail Trail at its May 28 meeting.

Caltrans sheds light on I-5 expansion

ENCINITAS — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) held an open-house meeting Wednesday at the Encinitas Community and Senior Center to educate and gather input from residents on a planned Interstate 5 expansion designed to alleviate traffic.