Gary Barberio

Carlsbad selects new city manager

Carlsbad selects new city manager

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad has selected the former city manager of Bellevue, Wash., Steven Sarkozy, as its next city manager, replacing John Coates who resigned suddenly last October.

Deal secures cleaner, smaller power plant

Deal secures cleaner, smaller power plant

CARLSBAD — Facing the inevitability of a new energy plant along its coastline, Carlsbad used its only remaining power — its ability to influence how quickly that plant would be built — to negotiate with NRG for a cleaner, smaller new one.

Carlsbad devises new coastline strategy

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad has devised a new strategy for enhancing access and recreation along the city’s coastline.