Election

Residents voice opposition to Escondido’s charter proposal

Residents voice opposition to Escondido’s charter proposal

ESCONDIDO — Local residents expressed opposition to and confusion about City Council’s proposition to place a revised charter city proposal on the November ballot during a public hearing on Wednesday.

Barth opts to not run for mayor

Barth opts to not run for mayor

ENCINITAS — Mayor Teresa Barth’s name won’t be on the ballot for mayor in November.

Escondido Council approves charter for ballot

ESCONDIDO — Despite debate over how the charter would be written and what would be included, the City Council directed staff to place a revised city charter proposal on the upcoming November ballot.

Escondido Council approves charter for ballot

Escondido Council approves charter for ballot

ESCONDIDO — Despite debate over how the charter would be written and what would be included, the City Council directed staff to place a revised city charter proposal on the upcoming November ballot.

Barth looks back on year as mayor

Barth looks back on year as mayor

ENCINITAS — Mayor Teresa Barth had one major goal when she was chosen to lead the city one year ago: change the tone of council.

Voters will decide use policy for Fletcher Cove Community center

Voters will decide use policy for Fletcher Cove Community center

SOLANA BEACH — Solana Beach will hold a special election, at a minimum cost of about $200,000, to let voters choose how and when Fletcher Cove Community Center can be used.

Kirk Effinger: View from inside Escondido political silo different than out

This coming election cycle in Escondido is shaping up to be one of the most interesting in years.

Prop A election triggers debate over land use

Prop A election triggers debate over land use

ENCINITAS — Pam Slater-Price, the mayor of Encinitas in 1990 and former county supervisor, noted that land use has consistently been a hot topic in the city.

‘Right to Vote’ initiative qualifies for ballot

‘Right to Vote’ initiative qualifies for ballot

ENCINITAS — An initiative that requires a majority vote on increases in housing density or height accrued enough signatures to be placed on a ballot for a potential special election this summer.

Campaign contributions highest on record in Rancho Santa Fe

Campaign contributions highest on record in Rancho Santa Fe

RANCHO SANTA FE — Forget red versus blue. This election was defined by green.