San Juan Capistrano Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Juan Capistrano, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 9,004 in San Juan Capistrano, CA

  1. Ruling forces California water districts to review ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    In this April 17, 2015 photo, Jim Reardon, who is awaiting a ruling from a California appeals court regarding his suit over tiered water rates, stands outside his home where he installed drought-tolerant landscaping in San Jua... LOS ANGELES - An appeals court decision striking down punitive water pricing that was intended to encourage conservation had water agencies reviewing rates Tuesday and some residents exploring whether to bring similar challenges. The ruling Monday that found San Juan Capistrano's water rates unconstitutional came amid a severe drought as agencies try to meet the governor's mandate to cut water use statewide by 25 percent.

    Comment?

  2. California's drought plan jeopardized by appeals court rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... across California.' The ruling came in a challenge a local taxpayers' group filed against the city of San Juan Capistrano in Orange County. The group said that tiered charges imposed on residential water users there resulted in arbitrarily higher ...

    Comment?

  3. California court ruling could limit drought fighting toolsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    In a ruling that Gov. Jerry Brown says puts a "straitjacket" on local governments trying to fight the severe statewide drought, an appeals court has found that an Orange County city's tiered water rates are unconstitutional. The ruling by the 4th District Court of Appeal on Monday against the city of San Juan Capistrano potentially deals a blow to agencies statewide that have used the pricing structure to encourage water conservation.

    Comment?

  4. Water Conservation Cuts in FolsomRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsTalk 1530 KFBK

    ... users the highest per gallon, but that plan might be on shaky ground given the court ruling yesterday in San Juan Capistrano that tiered rates there are unconstitutional.

    Comment?

  5. George White Elementary celebrates 25 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... White since it began at the two temporary sites in 1989. Germain, Sundin and Bashor previously taught at San Juan Capistrano's Ambuehl Elementary School, where Gerhard served as principal before the district selected him to open George White. "It ...

    Comment?

  6. Around Town Dana Point April 23Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Dana Point News

    ... The event is 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 2 at the San Juan Hills Golf Club, 32120 San Juan Creek Road, San Juan Capistrano. The event features fashions by L & M, vendors, gift baskets, opportunity drawings and entertainment. Tickets cost $50. The Ocean ...

    Comment?

  7. April 23: Crime in San Juan Capistrano neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wave

    See a map of all crime calls in the city in the past 24 hours by visiting ocregister.com/capo . The blotter is compiled by Joseph Espiritu and consists of selected items from the Orange County Sheriff's Department website, ocsd.org . .

    Comment?

  8. Oceanside Earth Fest hailed as biggest in North CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Coast News

    ... place, whether it's a general recyclable, cash earning CRV recyclable, or trash. The Ecology Center of San Juan Capistrano, and the Eco-Rooted organization also had hands on learning and creating centers for the 5,000 plus who attended the festival. ...

    Comment?

  9. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Adoption of the Income Statements and Balance Sheets, dividend and di... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Visual chart monitor Industry, 201... )--Viridian Energy, one of America's leading providers of affordable, responsible energy, today released its fifth annual Sustainability Report detailing the signific... )--Regus plc Purchase of Own Shares Pursuant to the general authority given to the Company by shareholders, Regus plc announces that, on 21 April 2015, it purc... )--Fitch Ratings affirms the following rating on San Juan Capistrano Public Financing Authority, CA's outstanding revenue certificates of participation ... )--During the first quarter of 2015 and for the fourth straight quarter, U.S. public finance rating upgrades outnumbered downgrades, according to Fitch Ratings.

    Comment?

  10. Stadium Dr. Rumblings: Are The Huskers Close To Getting Their Quarterback?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Corn Nation

    ... Langsdorf went to California to see Patrick O'Brien , who is a taller, Pro-Style Quarterback out of San Juan Capistrano HS. Now, to be completely honest, it seems like while both players have interest from Nebraska, right now only Wilson has an ...

    Comment?

  11. California Court Strikes Down Water RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    A California appeals court ruled Monday that San Juan Capistrano's tiered water rates are unconstitutional, potentially dealing a blow to agencies statewide that have used the pricing structure to encourage water conservation. The 3-0 ruling by the 4th District Court of Appeal upholds a Superior Court judge's decision that found that charging bigger water users incrementally higher rates violates a voter-approved law that prohibits government agencies from charging more than the cost of a service.

    Comment?

  12. OC Water Tier System Illegal!?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KFI

    Can you believe this? An appeals court handed down a decision Monday which has has thrown into question California's drought conservation efforts. California's 4th District Court of Appeal found that San Juan Capistrano's tiered water rate structure was unconstitutional because it charged more for water than it cost the city to provide the service.

    Comment?

  13. William Shatner's fix for California drought? A pipeline along I-5 to SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    In this October 25, 2013, file photo, William Shatner performs "Ponder the Mystery" at the Coach House in San Juan Capistrano. Shatner "California's in the midst of a 4-year-old drought.

    Comment?

  14. Brown Criticizes Water RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    In what is considered a blow to water conservation efforts, a California appeals court has ruled against a water district's use of tiered rates. The appeals court ruling was in relation a lawsuit filed against San Juan Capistrano in Orange County, but it is expected to have broad implications across the state.

    Comment?

  15. Governor Brown's Water Conservation Efforts Suffer A SetbackRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsTalk 1530 KFBK

    ... the statewide drought, now into a fourth year. This after an appeals court in Orange County found that San Juan Capistrano's tiered water rates are unconstitutional. A key component of the governor's conservation plan is the order calling for rates ...

    Comment?

  16. CA Appeals Court Rules Tiered Water Rates UnconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... during California's drought. The ruling by the 4th District Court of Appeal strikes down a fee plan in San Juan Capistrano that charged customers who used less water a lower rate than customers who consumed higher amounts. The court said the plan ...

    Comment?

  17. California drought: Court rules tiered water rates violate state constitutionRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Wine Business Online

    In a ruling with major implications for California's water conservation efforts during the historic drought, a state appeals court on Monday ruled that a tiered water rate structure used by the city of San Juan Capistrano to encourage saving was unconstitutional.The Orange County city used a rate structure that charged customers who used small amounts of water a lower rate than customers who used larger amounts.

    Comment?

  18. City of San Juan Capistrano Evaluates Court of Appeals' Decision on Tiered Water RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    San Juan Capistrano is evaluating the Fourth District Court of Appeals' decision on tiered water rates. [Monday], the Fourth District Court of Appeals released a published decision regarding the City's tiered water rates and Proposition 218.

    Comment?

  19. Great Opportunities Host Earth Day Service Project in San Juan CapistranoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Attn: Explorers, GO kids, and anyone who wants to save our planet, this Saturday, April 25 at 9a.m. GR8OPPS will celebrate Earth Day. We will meet at the Red Park 9 a.m. .

    Comment?

  20. 5 California Things to Know for TodayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Court finds San Juan Capistrano's rate structure unconstitutional; Gov. Jerry Brown calls it a "straitjacket" on governments fighting drought. Carson City Council to vote on proposed stadium to be shared by Chargers and Raiders; report cites lack of detailed site plans.

    Comment?

San Juan Capistrano Job Listings
View or post San Juan Capistrano job listings on Topix.
San Juan Capistrano Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in San Juan Capistrano from Topix.
San Juan Capistrano Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in San Juan Capistrano on Topix.