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Lower building heights, fewer units possible, consultant says

Lower building heights and fewer units than what were proposed in Measure T could be possible in Encinitas' next housing element update, a consultant told the city's Housing Element Task Force in a meeting Aug. 10 at city hall. Dave Barquist, project manager for the Orange County-based Kimley-Horn...

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  • Suspect wanted in Encinitas hit-and-run

    Suspect wanted in Encinitas hit-and-run

    Authorities are looking for a person who struck a woman with their car and fled the scene on Aug. 11. in Encinitas. Deputies from San Diego County Sheriff's Department's North Coastal Station responded to the area of North Coast Highway 101 and Basil Street at 10:07 p.m. in response to reports...

  • Encinitas Rotary Wine & Food Festival raises $130,000

    Encinitas Rotary Wine & Food Festival raises $130,000

    The 14th Annual Encinitas Rotary Wine & Food Festival charity event raised more than $130,000 for 20 participating charities on June 3.

  • Solana Beach woman completes Camino de Santiago

    Solana Beach woman completes Camino de Santiago

    "When I first heard about it, I think I kind of took it lightly and thought, 'Hey, it's just walking,'" Elizabeth Gillingham said. "As it turns out, 20 miles [a day] is pretty far."

  • City approves electric vehicle charging stations

    City approves electric vehicle charging stations

    Encinitas residents and employees will soon have a public spot to charge their electric vehicles. The city council on Aug. 9 unanimously approved a three-year contract with Corridor Power for 10 parking spaces for electric vehicles in an existing City Hall lower overflow parking lot at 505 S. Vulcan...

  • Two poets tie for first place in Encinitas competition

    Two poets tie for first place in Encinitas competition

    Fourteen wordsmiths competed in the La Paloma Summer Poetry Jam, presented by Full Moon Poets, on July 30, with two ultimately coming out on top. Leon Alexander and Mario DeMatteo tied for first place at the annual competition. Danny Salzhandler, the evening's host, said both poets were a clear...

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