Parks and Recreation

City Council rejects parks upkeep outsourcing

CARLSBAD — After two years of study and debate, the Carlsbad City Council decided not to outsource the city’s parks maintenance on Feb. 25, preventing the layoff of 22 city employees.

Staff supports city-operated Alga Norte Park

Staff supports city-operated Alga Norte Park

CARLSBAD — The city’s Parks and Recreation Commission is recommending that the city operate and maintain the soon-to-be-completed Alga Norte Community Park after three companies proposed operating the park’s amenities at higher costs.

Ranch entrance getting colorful makeover

RANCHO SANTA FE — Colorful landscaping for the La Bajada entrance to Rancho Santa Fe is in the offing thanks to the efforts of CONE, the Committee on the Natural Environment.

Carlsbad proclaims July Parks and Rec Month

Carlsbad proclaims July Parks and Rec Month

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad City Council Chambers celebrated the beginning of its meeting Tuesday with the presentation of proclamations, highlighting Parks and Recreations Month.