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Oceanside's General Plan Update

May 18, 2022 

The City of Oceanside is in the process of updating its General Plan. A General Plan discusses a city's goals, policies, and implementation actions regarding future development. As part of its General Plan Update (GPU) and through community input, Oceanside Planners developed a “Community Vision” which summarizes the broad goals to be achieved through the GPU and companion planning documents.

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Tar Ball Sightings

May 17, 2022 

Oceanside Beach Lifeguards have spotted evidence of some tar balls in the water and some on the beach around the Pier. The tar balls have been reported and an assessment and cleanup team has been ordered.

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Friends of Library Bookstore Grand Opening

May 16, 2022 

The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library invite the community to the Grand Opening of Jane & Evie’s Used Books, a Friends of the Oceanside Public Library Bookstore. The event will be held on Thursday, June 9, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 323 North Coast Highway in Oceanside.

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Heritage Park Day - May 14

May 4, 2022 

Oceanside Parks and Recreation and the Friends of Oceanside Parks will be hosting Heritage Park Day as a fundraiser for the Summer Concerts in the Park series. The event will be held on Saturday, May 14 from noon to 3:00 p.m. at Oceanside’s beautiful Heritage Park, located at 220 Peyri Road.

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Author Speaks on New Book that Honors Camp Pendelton Marines

April 29, 2022 

The Oceanside Public Library is proud to host award-winning multimedia journalist and Marine Corps veteran Amy Forsythe to discuss her book, Heroes Live Here: A Tribute to Camp Pendleton Marines Since 9/11, and to talk about its inception and the war memorials and tributes located within the Base. ?

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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

April 25, 2022 

Saturday, April 30, 2022 is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Drop by Tri-City Medical Center located at 4002 Vista Way in Oceanside between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm to responsibly dispose of unwanted medications.

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New Mental Health Resources in Oceanside

April 18, 2022 

People experiencing a mental health or substance abuse crisis in Oceanside now have a new resource available to them. San Diego County is opening a new Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU) next week at its North Coastal Live Well Center located at 1701 Mission Avenue at Barnes in Oceanside.

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Free Art Making Classes for Older Adults

April 4, 2022 

The Oceanside Public Library is hosting a series of three free Art Making classes for older adults at El Corazon Senior Center in April. This series will be in-person at the El Corazon Senior Center at 3302 Senior Center Drive, home of a new Oceanside Public Library mini-library.

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City Manager Transition

March 23, 2022 

After a 34-year career in public service, including the last several years serving as Oceanside’s City Manager, Deanna Lorson announced her departure.

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Pure Water Oceanside Makes History

March 22, 2022 

Today, the first operating advanced water purification facility in San Diego County was officially dedicated in the City of Oceanside. Elected officials and water leaders throughout southern California commemorated the milestone, aptly celebrated on World Water Day.

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Measure X Project Update

March 15, 2022 

Review the latest Oceanside Measure X projects update! Learn how Measure X is impacting Oceanside's public safety programs, road repairs, homelessness aid, and infrastructure.

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Catalytic Converter Etching Event

March 2, 2022 

The Oceanside Police Department invites you to attend a free Catalytic Converter Etching Event on Saturday, March 12, 2022 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. The event is hosted by Len's Auto Body located at 510 Jones Road in Oceanside.

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Plane Crash

February 24, 2022 

On Thursday, February 24, 2022, at approximately 12:46 pm, Oceanside Police responded to the call of a plane crash in the field just shy of the Oceanside Municipal Airport located at Foussat Road and the 76 Highway.

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2021 Annual Report

February 21, 2022 

The City of Oceanside announced the release of its annual report today, an ensemble of highlights, accomplishments and initiatives in 2021.

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S. Morro Hills Community Plan Design Workshop Mar. 16

February 18, 2022 

The Oceanside Planning Division will host a public workshop for the South Morro Hills Community Plan (SMHCP) on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at 300 N. Coast Highway. Virtual attendance will also be available via Zoom.

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Assault with a Deadly Weapon Suspect Arrested

February 2, 2022 

On Monday January 31, 2022, at 7:15 am, Oceanside Police responded to a call from a resident who stated an adult family member, who had been evicted from the residence eight months prior, was refusing to leave the home located at the 3900 Block of Pala Road. Officers arrived on scene and contacted the male adult. Mental health and housing resources were offered. The man was cooperative and compliant with the homeowner’s wishes for him to leave the premises.

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New Social Justice Book Club

January 31, 2022 

The public is invited to join a new in-person and online adult book club covering social justice topics on the first Wednesday of each month from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at the Mission Branch Library Community Room,3861-B Mission Ave. Oceanside, CA 92058.

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