SANDAG

Council removes mayor from SANDAG

Council removes mayor from SANDAG

OCEANSIDE — Shortly after Mayor Jim Wood won reelection the Council majority of Jerry Kern, Gary Felien and Jack Feller worked dogmatically to remove Wood from his seat on the SANDAG board. 

Scientists tracking movement of sand

Scientists tracking movement of sand

CARDIFF-BY-THE-SEA — Millions of dollars have been spent on local beach replenishment projects.

Changes to regional appointments process voted through in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — A series of City Council meetings and special meetings pushed through a 3-1 vote on Dec. 12 to allow council members to initiate appointments and recalls of city representatives to regional appointments, which includes the SANDAG Board.

Changes to regional appointment process speed forward

OCEANSIDE — City Council gave first approval to an ordinance amendment that will allow council members to nominate or make a motion to remove fellow council members on regional boards or commissions in a 3-2 vote Dec. 5.

Oceanside City Council majority motions for changes to regional appointments

OCEANSIDE — “It’s not over yet,” Mayor Jim Wood said, after a 3-2 City Council vote on Nov. 28 pushed forward the motion to draft a city ordinance to allow council members to nominate or make a motion to remove an individual from any regional board or commission.

City moves forward with housing plans

DEL MAR — City Council recently opted to possibly reclassify portions of the central and north commercial zones in an effort to meet state-mandated housing requirements.

Shoreline protection project moves forward

COAST CITIES — As work on one project to replenish sand on county beaches begins to wind down, Solana Beach City Council authorized staff at the Nov. 14 meeting to move forward with a more ambitious, long-term plan to reduce coastal erosion from storm damage predicted to occur during a 50-year period.

Sand replenishment resumes in Carlsbad, Solana Beach pipe still clogged

Sand replenishment resumes in Carlsbad, Solana Beach pipe still clogged

COAST CITIES — Work to place sand on area beaches was scheduled to resume Nov. 15, but in Carlsbad rather than Solana Beach, where an explosion that caused minor damage and no injuries suspended the project earlier this month.

SANDAG awards Carlsbad grant monies

CARLSBAD — The city of Carlsbad was recently awarded with $1.25 million from the San Diego Association of Governments for its regional Active Transportation Grants.

Wave quality to be recorded following beach project

Wave quality to be recorded following beach project

COAST CITIES — In the first program of its kind, San Diego Surfrider will monitor how an influx of sand from a beach-replenishment project affects the waves at local surf spots.