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Entries for August 2020

New Public Art In Encinitas

  • 08/30/2020
A series of 53 mosaics have been installed at the Santa Fe Drive undercrossing. The City of Encinitas funded a public art project to create 53 mosaic panels for permanent installation at the redesigned Santa Fe Drive undercrossing as part of the Caltrans and SANDAG Build NCC project. The mosaics were created by Encinitas high school and college students and adult artists. Interested artists submitted applications that were ...

City Council Approves Plans and Seeks Construction Bids for Leucadia Streetscape Phase 1 Project

  • 08/28/2020
In its meeting on Aug. 26, 2020, the Encinitas City Council unanimously approved construction plans for the first phase of the Leucadia Streetscape project and authorized advertisement for construction bids.     The Leucadia Streetscape Project includes a number of improvements aimed at preserving and revitalizing 2.5 miles of North Coast Highway 101. The approval comes after nearly a decade of work by C...

Fire Prevention Self-Certification for Businesses

  • 08/28/2020
The mission of the Encinitas Fire Department is to provide the highest level of service to the communities and the people we serve, by protecting life, property, and the environment. An annual business inspection is one of the most effective services provided to increase the safety of the entire community. Typically, a member of the Fire Department would pay a visit to every business location and perform an inspection based on...

Unscheduled Vacancy on the Senior Citizen Commission

  • 08/19/2020
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Encinitas is currently accepting applications to fill one (1) unscheduled vacancy on the Senior Citizen Commission with a term ending March 2023. Application forms must be completed online from the City’s  website.  All applicants must be registered voters of the City of Encinitas.  The deadline for applications is Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.  T...

Northbound I-5 On-Ramp Closure at Leucadia Boulevard this Weekend

  • 08/14/2020
On Friday, August 14, Caltrans and SANDAG Build NCC crews will conduct a planned Interstate 5 (I-5) weekend ramp closure in the City of Encinitas. Weekend on- and off-ramp closures allow crews to realign interchange ramps to accommodate two new Carpool/High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes, one in each direction on I-5. The ramp closure will begin Friday, August 14, at 9 p.m., and reopen on Monday, August 17, at 5 a.m. at the ...