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Wave’s Rippity’s Replaced with New Water Feature

December 18, 2017 l 9:30 am

The Wave Waterpark’s Rippity’s Rainforest is being “retired” and a new spray park will be installed in its place. The new water park is a single level spray ground with multiple interactive features which should delight young visitors, while creating a safe place for the children to play.




Skate Park Hours Extended

December 18, 2017 l 9:30 am

The City is the extending the hours of operation on the two skate parks beginning Dec. 20. The park hours will be evaluated after 30 days to review any issues that may occur with the extended hours.


   Vista Nature Trail closure

Vista Conservancy Trail Temporarily Closed

December 18, 2017 l 9:30 am 

Buena Vista Creek Conservancy trail segment is temporarily closed Dec 18-22 for tree cutting work. A biological monitor is onsite to ensure the native habitats & species are protected and that no ground disturbance occurs in Buena Vista Creek.



Holiday Closures & Trash Schedule

December 18, 2017 l 9:30 am 

The Civic Center will be closed the week of Dec 25-29 and on Jan 1. Trash collection will be delayed one day the weeks of Dec 25 and Jan 1. Residents may place Christmas trees curbside through Jan 31, at no extra charge.




Sidewalks Planned for Townsite Neighborhood

December 18, 2017 l 9:30 am 

A plan to add sidewalks to East and West Indian Rock Road and Cananea Street has been added to the City CIP Capital Improvement Budget. Sidewalks are being installed at several locations and will be completed early in the New Year. 



City Council Appoints Deputy Mayor

December 18, 2017 l 9:00 am  

During the regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, December 12, the Vista City Council voted to appoint Councilmember John Aguilera as Deputy Mayor. The deputy mayor serves in this position for one year and assumes mayoral duties when the mayor is not available.




Expecting Holiday Packages at Your Door?

December 18, 2017 l 9:00 am  

You’ve been shopping and expecting packages to be delivered to your home. The San Diego County Sheriffs created this video on how to ensure your presents stay under your tree. If you are heading out for the holidays, call for a free Vista Sheriff's vacation home check while you’re away.




Time Machine Sculpture on Permanent Display

December 18, 2017 l 9:00 am   

The sculpture, Time Machine, created by Rick and Jaydon Sterling Randall was installed on the corner of E. Broadway and S. Indiana Avenue during the Alley Art Festival for a 90-day period. The Vista City Council voted to keep the sculpture permanently on display at the current location.


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