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Carlsbad grants pay raise for city attorney

Carlsbad grants pay raise for city attorney

Council also sets aside building for possible higher-ed institute

E-cigarettes banned in Carlsbad

E-cigarettes banned in Carlsbad

CARLSBAD — Citing concerns about enforcement, potential health risks and possible risks for minors, Carlsbad banned the smoking of electronic cigarettes, known as “e-cigarettes,” in public spaces.

Carlsbad’s fire chief named interim city manager

Carlsbad’s fire chief named interim city manager

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad Fire Chief Kevin Crawford has officially been selected as the interim city manager, while John Coates, who formerly held the position, remains on paid administrative leave through mid-March.

SDG&E customer submits claim against Carlsbad

CARLSBAD — An unnamed SDG&E customer has submitted a legal claim against the city.

Updated: Carlsbad City Manager resigns without explanation

Updated: Carlsbad City Manager resigns without explanation

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad City Manager John Coates resigned from his position for undisclosed reasons in an announcement on Wednesday night.