May 13, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT At the request of the DBA, we are considering a pilot program changing the parking on Grand Avenue in Downtown Escondido from 2-hour to 3-hour parking. Prior to doing so, we are soliciting feedback from downtown business owners to gauge their support or opposition to increasing the parking time limit. The City has . . . read more

March 6, 2015

NEW ASSISTANT CITY MANAGER SELECTED Graham Mitchell, the current City Manager of Lemon Grove, has accepted the position of Assistant City Manager. His first day will be July 1, 2015. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Members of the Economic Development Division staff met with Keith Roynon of the Roynon Paleontology Museum last week to discuss ways the . . . read more

April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The cities of Carlsbad, Escondido, Oceanside, San Marcos and Vista received two Awards of Merit from the California Association for Local Economic Development (CALED) on April 22. The first was in the category of Economic Development Programs for the creation of the regional collaboration of the 78 . . . read more

April 15, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT This weekend we will be hosting a Cal South soccer tournament at Ryan Park. There will only be 40 games scheduled with 48 teams playing. The games are bracket play games of rounds of 32, 16, and quarter finals. Once a team is eliminated, they are done for the weekend. We will see teams from the Boys 17 & 19 year old . . . read more