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Crime Up in SD Region in First Half of 2016 According to New SANDAG Report

San Diego County CA— Property crime went up by 4 percent countywide in the first half of 2016, compared to the same time period last year, while violent ...

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200,000+ Households will be Invited to Participate in Countywide Transportation Survey

Data will be used to enhance regional planning San Diego County CA— Starting this week, SANDAG will invite approximately 200,000 households in San Diego County to participate in ...

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Meeting for Input Regarding Parking in Carlsbad Set for August 24

Carlsbad CA— The City of Carlsbad will hold a community meeting to get public input about parking in the Village, Barrio and nearby beach area. The meeting will ...

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SANDAG Makes Available $7M in Competitive Grants to Improve Transportation Services for Seniors, Disabled

Local Organizations Urged to Apply for Grants San Diego County CA—  Local agencies and community organizations throughout the county are invited to submit applications for $7 million in ...

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61 Local Employers Recognized for Embracing Green Transportation Choices

San Diego County CA— The Diamond Awards are administered by the SANDAG iCommute program, which provides a variety of commuter assistance and employer services to help reduce traffic ...

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SANDAG Earns AAA Ratings from Two Agencies as it Prepares to Issue $350m in Bonds

San Diego County CA— Two national bond rating agencies – Standard & Poor’s and Fitch – have assigned AAA ratings to $350 million in tax revenue bonds that ...

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$100M Allocated to SD Region for I-5 and Rail Improvements

California Transportation Commission Allocates Funds for Highway and Rail Improvements in North County San Diego County CA— The California Transportation Commission voted recently to allocate $103.7 million to ...

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SANDAG Board Puts Measure on November 2016 Ballot

San Diego County CA— Elected officials countywide who make up the SANDAG Board of Directors voted, on Friday, to place a countywide measure on the November 2016 ballot ...

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New Scripps Study: San Diego Beaches Wider, Higher and Less Eroded

Thanks to 2012 Sand Replenishment Effort by SANDAG San Diego County CA— Although it may not have felt like it to beach goers over the holiday weekend, local ...

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New Report: Big Jump in Mental Health-Related Calls to Local Law Enforcement

San Diego County CA— Over the past six years, law enforcement agencies throughout the region have seen an 84 percent increase in the number of calls for service ...

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Oceanside Transit Center Improvement Project Information Sessions

Oceanside CA— The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) will begin construction at the Oceanside Transit Center in June 2016. The project will improve the efficiency and on-time ...

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New Signs to Guide Commuters Along Alternative Routes During Major Freeway Incidents

San Diego County CA— Officials from SANDAG and Caltrans are activating the final piece of a system designed to guide motorists around major incidents when they occur along ...

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Carlsbad’s Violent Crime Rate Dropped in 2015

Carlsbad CA— On April 14, 2016, SANDAG released the “Thirty-Six Years of Crime in the San Diego Region: 1980-2015” report.  As SANDAG notes and as a matter of ...

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San Diego Region’s Crime Rate Up In 2015

Increases seen in property crimes, domestic violence and violent crimes against seniors San Diego County CA—  The overall crime rate in San Diego County increased by 6 percent ...

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SANDAG Offers Walking And Biking Mini-Grants To Schools

Applications accepted through April 22 San Diego County CA— A total of $30,000 in grant funding is available to local schools and school districts to help fund programs ...

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