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RESPECT Project graduate Antonio Ramirez stands in front of the RESPECT Project logo

Success Story: County Man Finds Direction with RESPECT

| 12:19 PM

Five years ago, San Marcos resident Antonio Ramirez says, he was a teenager who was struggling with school, authority, peer pressure, gang influences, and the tragic death of a friend; luckily, he found his direction in life with help from the San Diego Sheriff’s Department and a little RESPECT.

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VIDEO: Wastewater Monitoring Piloted as Path to Safe School Reopening

| 10:50 AM

The County of San Diego is working with the University of California San Diego on a pilot program that may provide a roadmap for schools to safely reopen while our community gets vaccinated.

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An EMT approaches the vehicle of a Ramona resident scheduled to get the COVID vaccine.

County Fire Plays Key Role in COVID Vaccine Rollout

| 9:32 AM

San Diego County Fire Protection District personnel have played a key role in helping to vaccinate more than 9,000 county residents against COVID-19 over the past month as part of “Operation Collaboration.”

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Board Votes to Expand Rental Assistance, Small Business Grant Programs

| 6:21 PM

The County Board of Supervisors today decided on how the County will distribute pending emergency rental assistance funds allocated to the region by the state.