SANDAG

Funding will expand bike network in Encinitas, rest of county

Funding will expand bike network in Encinitas, rest of county

ENCINITAS — Cyclists will pedal on a path that runs alongside the railroad tracks in the not-too-distant future as a result of a recent vote.

SANDAG chugs towards Oceanside Transit Center expansion

SANDAG chugs towards Oceanside Transit Center expansion

OCEANSIDE — The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and North County Transit District (NCTD) are partnering together to expand the Oceanside Transit Center’s train capacity as early as next year.

Newest section of Rail Trail to be built

OCEANSIDE — A 2,000-foot section of the 44-mile Rail Trail from the San Luis Rey River in Oceanside to the Santa Fe Depot in downtown San Diego has received SANDAG funding and can now move forward with its design process and construction.

SANDAG will consider alternatives for Buena Vista Lagoon enhancement

SANDAG will consider alternatives for Buena Vista Lagoon enhancement

COAST CITIES — As the latest lead agency for the Buena Vista Lagoon Enhancement Project, SANDAG will soon draft engineering studies and an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) to evaluate alternatives for the project.

Oceanside’s Council majority makes changes

OCEANSIDE — Councilman Gary Felien requested the replacement of mayor-appointed city representatives to regional boards with himself on SANDAG, Councilman Jerry Kern on North County Transit District (NCTD) and Councilman Jack Feller on the San Diego County Water Authority board.

Del Mar forms committee, addresses impacts for San Dieguito rail project

Del Mar forms committee, addresses impacts for San Dieguito rail project

DEL MAR — As SANDAG moves forward with plans to add a seasonal train platform at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, double track a 1.1-mile stretch of the railway and replace the San Dieguito Railway River Bridge, Del Mar officials have submitted a letter stating their concerns and formed a citizens committee to possibly reduce any […]

Feller, Felien to serve on boards temporarily

Feller, Felien to serve on boards temporarily

OCEANSIDE — Mayor Jim Wood announced his Council member nominations to boards, commissions and committees Jan. 30. 

Council makes changes to housing standards, regional appointments process

OCEANSIDE — To help meet its goal to provide more inclusionary housing, City Council approved changes to inclusionary housing standards for building projects that exceed base density on Jan. 16.

SANDAG board questions priorities, funding splits

COAST CITIES — Returning and new SANDAG board members met for an information-only session Jan. 11.

SANDAG arrest reports compile data, yield little in useable information for authorities

COAST CITIES — Paid for with an unknown amount of funds, SANDAG produced a report on arrests in 2011 throughout San Diego County.