______City Manager's Weekly Update
Sept. 2, 2022
The following is provided as an update regarding programs, services and issues within the City.
Weekly Update Video
Community News & Updates
City facilities offer relief from heat wave, high temps

A long-duration heat wave is expected from the beaches to the desert through Labor Day weekend. In Coronado, residents may visit the Coronado Public Library, Spreckels Center or Community Center pools during regular operating hours for some relief from the heat.

Coronado to launch e-bike safety campaign as use soars

Electric bikes are everywhere. They are faster than a traditional bike, raising potential safety concerns. While there have been no serious incidents in Coronado, the City is taking steps to educate the public and pursue greater enforcement.

City to observe Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 5

The City will observe the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 5. Public Services crews will not sweep streets. EDCO will not perform regular residential trash collection. As a result, service will be delayed one day. A reminder that the Free Summer Shuttle program for 2022 will end on Labor Day. 
Ferry Landing announces second public meeting

The Coronado Ferry Landing will host a second public meeting on Sept. 22 to allow the community to review updated concepts for proposed enhancements to the property. The meeting will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Coronado Public Library’s Winn Room, 640 Orange Ave.

Upcoming election is reminder of yard sign rules

As the Nov. 8 election nears, the City would like to remind the community about yard signs and the City’s ordinance with respect to signs. Political signs have been observed around town in increasing numbers and more are expected. The City strives to be consistent when enforcing its municipal codes. 
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Community Meetings
Public Meeting Calendar
Please note, all meetings subject to cancellation.

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 4 p.m.
City Council
City Hall Council Chamber

Thursday, Sept. 8, 11 a.m.
Spreckels Center Advisory Committee
Spreckels Center

Thursday, Sept. 8, 5:30 p.m.
Civil Service Commission
City Hall Council Chamber
City Council Actions
Find out how the City Council voted on Aug. 16.

The Council's next meeting is set for Sept. 6.
Community Programs & Events
Coronado Public Library
Author Talk: Elena Armas
Veterans Benefits Counseling 
New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of “The American Roommate Experiment” Elena Armas is kicking off her U.S. tour for her latest book, in person at the Coronado Library on Thursday, Sept. 8, from 7 to 8 p.m. 
The County office of Military and Veterans’ Affairs will bring a mobile office to the Library on Thursday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The truck will provide in-person benefits counseling and other assistance to veterans. 
Recreation & Golf Services
Find out what the
Spreckels Center offers
Skateboard classes for all levels
The National Council on Aging designates September as National Senior Center Month. The John D. Spreckels Center is proud to play an important role in enhancing the quality of life for adults 50-plus and there are no membership dues to participate. Stop by the facility at 1019 Seventh St. Call (619) 522-7343 for more information. 

This fall and winter, introduce your children to skateboarding lessons in a safe and controlled environment with expert instructors from SD Skatelife.
Arts & Culture
Four on Friday: Find out the four hottest upcoming arts and cultural events going on in Coronado with "Four on Friday," a feature brought to you by CoronadoARTS.com. Click on the Four On Friday logo to view this week's edition.

Nugget, a 4-year-old Chihuahua mix, is this week’s Pet of the Week. Nugget is a happy dog that seems to never stop smiling. He’s not much for toys but loves walks and spending time with people. He is initially shy but opens up quickly. He would love to be the only dog in the house to soak up all the attention. Nugget’s adoption fee is $125. To find out more about Nugget, call Paws of Coronado, which runs the city’s Animal Care Facility at (619) 522-7371.

Boards, Commissions & Committees
Board, commission and committee vacancies