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Palomar Medical Center

Innovate 78

The 78 Corridor is a hub of innovation.

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Daley Ranch

Daley Ranch

Located in the northeastern portion of the city, Daley Ranch is a 3,038-acre conservation area.

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Dixon Lake

Dixon Lake

Open year-round, Dixon Lake's gates open at 6 a.m. Night fishing is available during summer months.

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Lake Wohlford

Lake Wohlford

Open 7 days a week from mid-December through Labor Day weekend and weekends for the rest of the year.

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City Hall

City Hall

Located at 201 North Broadway, City Hall provides one-stop shopping for most municipal services.

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Recreation Camps


Offers life-enriching recreational programs and activities for people of all ages, from infants to older adults.

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Skate Park

Sports Center

Offers something for everyone – skateboarding, inline skating, bike freestyle, soccer and hockey.

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The California Center for the Arts, Escondido is now in the running to receive a grant to bring a 10 -12-week live music series to Escondido starting next year! 

Sponsored by the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, a national foundation dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of America through free live music, Escondido now has the chance to qualify as one of 15 winning organizations competing in the 2017 Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant Awards. 

Supporters are asked to visit to register and vote. Online public voting starts Wednesday, November 1st and ends November 20 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time. The Top 25 finalists will be selected through online public voting, with the final 15 winners being announced January 2nd, 2018.

Please consider voting for our Art Center!


Escondido’s Newest Community Leaders
On Monday, November 13, twenty community members graduated from our 10th Annual Neighborhood Leadership Training.  Along with 4 youth participants these new leaders had 8-weeks of training in strengthening interpersonal communication, team building and leadership skills. Graduates can apply these skills in their neighborhoods and bring about positive change that strengthens and improves the City of Escondido.


90 New Trees!
Five Rotary clubs have come together to donate 90 new trees in Escondido. The donated trees will be planted by volunteers and City staff on Saturday November 18. The majority of the trees will be going to Ryan Park; with others being planted at Mountain View, Jesmond Dene, Roy McLeod, Grape Day and Kit Carson parks. Thank you Rotarians for bringing new beautiful landscaping to our City! 

Paving Work Underway
The City’s annual paving maintenance contract for the northern sector is now in full swing.  Contractor Eagle Paving is hard at work grinding and resurfacing streets in this area of the City. More information can be found at 

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Contact Numbers

Building 760-839-4647
Business License 760-839-4659
City Attorney 760-839-4608
City Clerk 760-839-4617
City Council 760-839-4638
City Hall 760-839-4880
City Manager 760-839-4631
Code Enforcement 760-839-4650
Community Svcs. 760-839-4691
Economic Dev. 760-839-4587
Engineering 760-839-4651
Finance 760-839-4676
Fire 760-839-5400
Graffiti Hotline 760-839-4633
Housing 760-839-4841
Human Resources 760-839-4643
Library 760-839-4684
Neighborhood Svcs. 760-839-4841
Park/Picnic Rentals 760-839-4691
Planning 760-839-4671
Police 760-839-4721
Pothole Hotline 760-839-4349
Public Art Program 760-839-4671
Public Works  760-839-4668
Recreation 760-839-4691
Recycling 760-839-6216
Utilities 760-839-4657
Utility Billing 760-839-4682

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Water Conservation Update


For more information on Escondido's Water Conservation program, such as FREE landscape classes, click here.


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