Designed, installed and and donated to the City of Del Mar three Lifeguard Station downtown directories/maps to connect beach visitors to downtown Del Mar. These signs are updated yearly with new businesses and points of interest. See Lifeguard Directories/Maps
Designed, installed and donated to the City of Del Mar 5 directories/maps signs including all downtown Del Mar businesses, parking and points of interest.These signs are updated yearly with new businesses and points of interest See Downtown Del Mar Directory Signs
Developed a downtown “Go Green” programs to improve special event recycling, downtown container recycling and improved commercial area recycling
Developed, installed and funded 15 downtown dual recycling/trash cans and conducted a pilot program to track diversion from these receptacles to qualify for a state conservation grant. Continue to administer sponsorship program for streetscape.
Developed, installed and funded 15 downtown Del Mar benches along Camino Del Mar and 15th Street and obtained a matching grant from the County of San Diego. Continue to administer sponsorship program for streetscape.
Developed, installed and funded 4 downtown Del Mar bike racks along Camino Del Mar and 15th Street. Continue to administer sponsorship program for streetscape.
Continuing to identify and fund new streetscape and other design improvements to improve the pedestrian experience in downtown Del Mar
Working on transportation and parking improvement issues with local and regional resources, such as the Fairgrounds and Racetrack shuttle and parking directional signage
Currently evaluating a utility box beautification project in downtown Del Mar
Currently evaluating a facade improvement program with matching grants to stimulate reinvestment in downtown buildings
Currently evaluating the L’Auberge amphitheater improvements
Currently evaluating the Del Mar Community and Visitor Center streetscape improvements
Continuing to identify programs to beautify downtown Del Mar
Promotion~Events Committee, Chair Karen Powell
Developing cultural events such as art and music programs for downtown Del Mar to encourage residents and visitors to stay, dine, and play in downtown Del Mar
Continuing to expand and develop signature community events such as Summer Solstice, Taste & Art Stroll in Del Mar, Annual Holiday Wonderland and Holiday Tree Lighting, and other special events Click Here
Continue to host Del Mar Village restaurant tastings, vintner dinners, grand openings and community celebrations
Continuing to support collaborative events such as the Breast Cancer 3Day Walk through Del Mar, Del Mar History event, Fairground and Racetrack Events etc.
Continuing to work with new ideas for special events in Del Mar such as Film Festivals, Bike and Running Races etc.