FEATURED THIS WEEK
City Staff Met with Residents Out in the Community
Last week City engineers met on location with three concerned citizens about the conditions of the intersection at 9th Avenue and Valley. City staff will evaluate their concerns at and see what can be resolved in the near future. The three residents appreciated that City engineers met with them and listened to their concerns in the field on such a warm day.
Large Cross Country Meet This Weekend at Kit Carson
This Saturday, September 9, 2017 the Cross Country season starts up at Kit Carson Park. This meet is one of the largest meets that we will take place in Kit Carson Park. Schools from all over San Diego County and just outside of San Diego County will be visiting the City of Escondido and run one of the top Cross Country race courses in Southern California. We can expect around 1200 High School aged cross country runners with another 1200 spectators in the Kit Carson Park area throughout the morning.
Escondido Firefighters on Scene at the Ponderosa Fire
Engineers Dom Polito and Brad Bihun were deployed to the Ponderosa Fire in Butte County on August 31, 2017. They were both assigned in the Command staff of the incident management structure serving as Public Information Officers. The Ponderosa Fire has burned 4,016 acres destroying 46 structures and is currently 68% contained. On September 4, 2017 they were reassigned to the Mission Incident which is a 650-acre fire burning a few miles from North Fork (Near Yosemite).
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