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609, 2017

Its’ a Win-Win-Win on Poinsettia 61

SETTLEMENT AND COMMUNITY BENEFIT AGREEMENT This Settlement and Community Benefit Agreement ("Agreement") is entered into on March 14,2017, by and among NORTH COUNTY ADVOCATES, a non-profit corporation, on behalf of itself and its members (collectively "NCA"), the CITY OF CARLSBAD ("City"), a municipal corporation, LENNAR HOMES OF CALIFORNIA, INC. [...]

2708, 2017

La Costa Town Square (LCTS)

La Costa Towne Center, located on the southeast corner of La Costa Ave. and El Camino Real was slated for redevelopment but the developer has since cancelled the proposed design following objections raised by North County Advocates. Click Here for Reasons   La Costa Town Square (LCTS) – NCA is [...]

3006, 2016

Citizen’s Group Files Suit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - June 27, 2016 Citizen’s Group Files Suit Challenging Unconstitutional Settlement Agreement between City of Encinitas and Building Industry Association of San Diego\r\nToday, the Encinitas Residents Alliance, supported by the North County Advocates, filed a lawsuit against the City of Encinitas and CityMark Development. The lawsuit [...]

502, 2016

Objections to the Caruso Affiliated 85/15 Initiative

Overview Caruso Affiliated, a major high end shopping center developer, submitted an initiative to the City of Carlsbad in May 2015. Their proposed project was described as the 85/15 Plan which purported to preserve 85% of the site as open space while developing only 15% for a regional shopping [...]

801, 2016

NCA $50,000 grant

Check out this website about the $50,000 grant which NCA gave Buena Vista Audubon Society Check out this website about the $50,000 grant which NCA gave Buena Vista Audubon Society to help with the purchase of land by the lagoon. This purchase was just completed: https://www.thecoastnews.com/2016/01/05/buena-vista-audubon-purchases-3-5-acres/

2908, 2014

New Carlsbad General Plan

Where are all the parks and open spaces the City of Carlsbad promised us? Since 1986 when the Carlsbad Growth Management Plan (GMP) was adopted, we were promised 40 percent open space at buildout for parks, trails and natural lands. That space is now being reduced by up to 750 [...]

2908, 2014

San Onofre New Glass Power Plant

Hi friends, San Diego Gas & Electric wants to replace the recently shuttered San Onofre nuclear plant with massive amounts of new gas power -- and they're trying to do it through an insider deal that doesn't allow clean energy options to compete. This is no time to lock San [...]

2708, 2014

Preserve Calaveras’s Lake

Preserve Calaveras’s Campaign to Save Open Spaces (SOS) – NCA supports this campaign to ensure open spaces do not disappear in Carlsbad. This is a joint effort with Preserve Calaveras to protect the Buena Vista Creek Valley adjacent to the Buena Vista Creek Ecological Reserve from excess development. This area [...]