Recycle Your Christmas Tree

City of San Diego Announces Launch of 44th Annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program 16 Drop of locations available for residents without curbside green waste collection service On Tuesday, December 26th The City of San Diego today kicked off...

Free Mulch and Compost for North County Residents Impacted by the Lilac Wildfire

pr: Please share with others in the North County: The City of San Diego is offering help to hundreds of homeowners impacted by the Lilac wildfire that struck neighborhoods in north San Diego County. From...


City of San Diego Buys Firehawk Helicopter to Bolster Firefighting Arsenal

pr:The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department will have a powerful new tool at its disposal to help fight wildfires, thanks to the purchase this week of a new Firehawk helicopter – a modified version of...

SDG&E is Offering Tips and Deals on Smart Home Devices this Holiday Season

I stopped into the SDG&E Energy Innovation Center on Clairemont Mesa Blvd today to check out an event they were having about smart homes.  If you have never been I would encourage any and...


San Diego Lifeguards Vote Overwhelming to Leave Fire Department

"Lifeguard Union Membership Calls for an independent Maritime Safety Department within City of San Diego" PR: On December 6th,  the full-time members of the San Diego Lifeguard Service took an overwhelming internal Union Vote, voting ­­80% to...

Pure Water Awash In Dirty Ethics

North City Project Pure Water San Diego Program Commentary Louis Rodolico In blatant violation of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) requirements Pure Water completed 60% Engineering plans before public comment. The Pure Water Environmental Impact...


Holiday Schedule for City Offices and Services

CLOSURES IN OBSERVANCE OF VETERANS DAY (OBSERVED) ON FRIDAY, NOV. 10, 2017 prAll City of San Diego Administrative Offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 in observance of the Veterans Day holiday. In...

Pure Water Rolls Dice with Sewage Spills

North City Project Pure Water San Diego Program Commentary Louis Rodolico The North City Project Pure Water San Diego Program EIR (Environmental Impact Report) is a raw sewage transport proposal. According to city officials the two...


Clairemont Times Squaremont Columnist Bill Swank Wins 4 San Diego Press Club Awards

A big congratulations to Bill Swank our monthly Squaremont contributor.  Swank took home Excellence in Journalism Awards at the 44th Annual San Diego Press Club’s held on October 24th with two second place awards...

Chesterton Elementary Walk Audit

Chesterton Elementary has joined Rady Children's Hospital to make our school zones safer and more walk-able for our children! Join the school staff, Rady Children's Hospital, City engineers, SD police officers, and community members on a walk around the...