City Headlines, 8/31/18

Updated: Sep 7, 2018

Labor Day City Service Schedule

In observance of Labor Day, city offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 3. A full holiday schedule for city services is listed below.

Trash pickup: Delayed one day

City offices: Closed

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Watch the State of the City Video

Carlsbad residents can get an update about city issues, priorities and projects by watching the 2018 State of the City video online and on the city's Charter Spectrum, AT&T and Cox channels. View online at the city website,

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Know Your Options: Don't Drink and Drive This Holiday Weekend

The City of Carlsbad Police Department is urging drivers to consider their options when enjoying the holiday weekend: 1) An ambulance could take you to the hospital; 2) A police car could take you to jail; or 3) A sober driver can get you home safely. Follow along with two of our DUI enforcement officers as they explain these options and encourage ride sharing for a safe and legal night out.

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"Night at the Library" Gala, 9/15

Live Broadway entertainment will be a highlight of Carlsbad Library & Arts Foundation's third annual "Night at the Library" Gala Saturday, Sept. 15, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., at Carlsbad City Library, 1775 Dove Lane. The event will feature an evening of Broadway show tunes by acclaimed performer Jeri Sager and a full course dinner within the Carlsbad City Library.

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Family Movie Night Under the Stars 9/8

Enjoy movie-themed games and activities plus a free showing of Despicable Me 3 (rated PG) at the City of Carlsbad's annual Family Movie Night Saturday, Sept. 8, at Stagecoach Community Park at 3420 Camino de los Coches in Carlsbad.

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Free Composting Workshop, 9/15

The City of Carlsbad has partnered with reEarth to host a series of high-quality, hands-on composting workshops that are FREE to Carlsbad residents.

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How They Voted

Find out how the City Council voted at its last meeting. To see the full agenda, staff reports, the calendar of upcoming meetings and other City Council information, please visit the city website. Sign up to receive email notifications of agendas and other meeting information.

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