Carlsbad news you can use for October 2019
Shout out to Aviara Oaks Elementary!
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recognized Aviara Oaks Elementary School as one of 362 National Blue-Ribbon Schools for 2019. The coveted award affirms the hard work of educators, families and communities in creating safe and welcoming schools where students master challenging and engaging content. In 2019, only 30 schools in California received this recognition (and only three in San Diego County). Great schools mean increased property values! Way to go, AOE!
Carlsbad’s innovative tech sector never stops growing – and Carlsbad’s got the numbers to prove it! In fact, the city’s Information & Communications Tech cluster saw a whopping 8.5% increase in jobs from 2016-2018 and remains one of the fastest growing industry clusters in Carlsbad.
Love parks? Make our voice heard by weighing in on the two concepts for Veterans Memorial Park. Take a look and complete a short survey available through 10/6, to tell the city of Carlsbad what you think.
Yodel-lay-ee-dee Oktoberfest is right around the corner. 🍂 Did you know that Carlsbad ranks among the best cities in America for Oktoberfest, according to the Vivant Held by Rotary International, Carlsbad’s Oktoberfest isn’t just a yodeling good time – it also gives back to the community, with proceeds going to local organizations like Agua Hedionda and Solutions for Change. Oktoberfest Saturday October 5, 12:00-9:00pm at Holiday Park.
Got Real ID? Please join Assembly member Tasha Boerner Horvath and representatives from the Department of Motor Vehicles for a free Real ID Workshop on Thursday, October 18th from 6pm-7:30pm at the North Coastal LiveWellHealth Center located at 1701 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054. Beginning October 1, 2020, state residents must present a federally- compliant REAL ID driver license or identification card for domestic air travel or enter secure federal facilities, such as military bases, federal courthouses, and other secure federal locations. Representatives from the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will present about the new federal requirements and answer questions about getting a REAL ID. Admission is free and the workshop is open to the community. RSVP is recommended to reserve your seat. Please RSVP at this link.
Blue Ribbon schools, growing industry, great community – a Carlsbad trifecta for buying from your favorite hometown Realtors® at California Residential Consulting.
Sunday 11/3/19 – Carlsbad Village Street Fair – stop in & visit CalRes while you’re in the Village. We’d love to say hello!