Parks and Rec
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Supervisor Jacob, County Parks Break Ground for Lakeside Equestrian Park

| 3:33 PM

County Supervisor Dianne Jacob and parks officials held a first-ever “virtual” groundbreaking to mark the start of construction of the long-awaited $16.9 million Lakeside Equestrian Park Wednesday.

Animals
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You can be a Hero, Adopt a Hurricane Dog!

| 3:20 PM

You can be a hero for dogs affected by disaster! County Animal Services is looking for people to help put a happy wag in the tales of several dogs rescued from Hurricane Delta in Louisiana by adopting or providing a temporary foster home for one.

Environment

Air Pollution Control District’s Kid’s Calendar Contest is Back

| 9:00 AM

The “calend-air” contest is back! San Diego County’s Air Pollution Control District (APCD) is calling on local student artists to submit their original artwork illustrating the importance of clean air in the District’s 2021 Kids’ Calendar Contest.

Government
ARCC office at night Credit: courtesy of Chipper Hatter

New Assessor/Recorder/County Clerk Office and Archive Wins Coveted Orchid Award

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The County of San Diego’s new Assessor/Recorder/County Clerk’s Office & Archive building in Santee has a new record to file — 2020 Orchid award winner for outstanding architecture.

Environment
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County Moves Forward to Create New Climate Action Plan

| 6:41 PM

The County of San Diego moved forward Wednesday to start building a new Climate Action Plan but continue to follow 26 measures that cut 130,075 metric tons of greenhouse gases in 2019, nearly meeting all the County’s 2020 goals.