August 12, 2015

August 12, 2015 RECLAIMED WATER ON CCP MEDIANS The medians on Centre City Parkway have all been retrofitted with reclaimed water pipes, so irrigation of the turf there has begun again using recycled water. SPECIAL EVENTS No special events this week. For information about activities taking place in Escondido, please visit . . . read more

August 5, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Transient Occupancy Tax (Hotel Tax) revenue at the end of Fiscal Year 2014/2015 increased by 8% compared to the prior fiscal year. In Fiscal Year 2013/2014 revenue also was up 9 % compared to the previous fiscal year. This is tangible evidence that we are achieving success with our tourism efforts. The asbestos removal . . . read more

July 29, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT A growing group of businesses on East Valley Parkway (motivated by being included in the current NTP area) have been meeting regularly since June 23, and have officially organized as the East Valley Parkway Business Group. Their mission is “to create a family-friendly business environment where all can thrive.” . . . read more

July 22, 2015

WATER CONSERVATION IS WORKING City of Escondido water customers reduced their water consumption by 32% in the month of June, surpassing our goal of 20%. The regional numbers looked good too. Within the County Water Authority the reduction was approximately 26%. RECYCLED WATER LINES TO BE INSTALLED ON REMAINDER OF CCP MEDIANS We are on track . . . read more