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Council concerned with double-tracking of railway, new train platform

Council concerned with double-tracking of railway, new train platform

DEL MAR — Having not received a response to a letter sent in December, council members voted 3-1-1 at the April 7 meeting to send a follow-up letter to the San Diego Association of Governments that outlines concerns with a proposed project that will add a seasonal train platform at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, double […]

Input sought from cyclists, walkers

Input sought from cyclists, walkers

SOLANA BEACH — The city is seeking input on ways to improve how pedestrians and bicyclists get around town, especially after only about 10 people attended a Feb. 20 workshop to kick off its “active transportation” master plan process.

Details stepping up on sidewalk project

Details stepping up on sidewalk project

DEL MAR — Plans to improve sidewalks throughout the city moved a few steps forward at the Feb. 18 meeting when council members unanimously approved a contract to design the remaining segments of the project and adopted resolutions needed to finance the work.

Cardiff community weighs in on rail trail fencing, lighting

Cardiff community weighs in on rail trail fencing, lighting

ENCINITAS — Should the rail trail run next to the train tracks or be placed a bit further east, next to San Elijo Avenue?

City to borrow $3 million for sidewalk improvements

DEL MAR — Council members opted at the Jan. 21 meeting to take a walk on the wild side and borrow 100 percent of the $3 million needed to complete the first three segments of a sidewalk improvement project.

Residents raise concerns about fencing for Encinitas rail trail

Residents raise concerns about fencing for Encinitas rail trail

ENCINITAS — During an open house last week introducing the Encinitas “rail trail,” reoccurring worries about fencing cropped up.

Council to weigh in on seasonal platform,  double tracking, bridge replacement

Council to weigh in on seasonal platform, double tracking, bridge replacement

DEL MAR — Following two presentations at the Nov. 4 meeting on a project that will double track the railroad, replace the nearly 100-year-old San Dieguito River Bridge and add a special events platform at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, council members agreed to send a letter listing their concerns to the San Diego Association of […]

Mosquitoes plague Buena Vista Lagoon residents

Mosquitoes plague Buena Vista Lagoon residents

OCEANSIDE — Homeowners along the Buena Vista Lagoon say the mosquito problem has never been so bad.

Residents in Del Mar voice concerns with double-track project

Residents in Del Mar voice concerns with double-track project

DEL MAR — If at first they don’t succeed, Del Marians will persist until the opposition caves.

Rail project will add more double-tracking in Oceanside

Rail project will add more double-tracking in Oceanside

The rail bridge across the San Luis Rey River in Oceanside is coming down— as soon as there’s a way to pay for it.