Our Readers Write: Vendors; Point La Jolla; streets and traffic

Sept. 18, 2023 3:02 PM PT La Jolla is being wrecked from the outside Reading the hollow explanation from San Diego city representative Venus Molina about doing something [about sidewalk vendors operating on First Amendment claims] proves the effort that has been put forth has made no difference (“Regulations being drafted to address ‘First Amendment … Read more

La Jolla traffic board pauses plan for stop sign at intersection that draws speeding complaints

The La Jolla Traffic & Transportation Board moved to continue consideration of a request for a stop sign on Rutgers Road at Vista Claridad pending further information after some board members raised questions. The board this week heard resident Gerry Soderstrom explain why he asked the city of San Diego for the stop sign. Soderstrom … Read more

La Jolla traffic board hears request for ‘critical’ temporary no-parking zone in Windansea

The La Jolla Traffic & Transportation Board heard a request this week for a temporary no-parking zone near Windansea Beach but took no action and will revisit the issue in June. Suzanne Baracchini of the Preserve Windansea Beach Association asked the board May 16 to back a temporary no-parking zone on the east side of … Read more

La Jolla Half Marathon street closures and no-parking zones win traffic board’s OK

Temporary street closures and no-parking zones for this year’s La Jolla Half Marathon and the concurrent La Jolla Shores 5K got unanimous approval from the La Jolla Traffic & Transportation Board on March 21, two months before the events. The plan for the Half Marathon on Saturday, May 20, the major annual fundraiser for its … Read more

La Jolla traffic board gives approval to street closures and no-parking zones for Concours d’Elegance

The La Jolla Traffic & Transportation Board gave its approval to requests for street closures for the 2023 La Jolla Concours d’Elegance and a memorial bench at the La Jolla Bike Path during its meeting last week, the group’s first since October. Concours d’Elegance: On Jan. 18, T&T unanimously approved temporary street closures and no-parking … Read more