Archive for May, 2013

We’re Taking Over the Lafayette Hotel Again

May 28th, 2013

We had so much fun at Lafayette Hotel last month that we’re taking over again this month! Join us on May 30th from 7-11pm for an evening of art and music to support the protection of our oceans,… more »

Solana Beach Approves Amendments to Land Use Plan

May 23rd, 2013

For over 10 years, Solana Beach has been without a Local Coastal Plan (LCP). Solana Beach is the LAST city in San Diego County without an LCP, and took a huge step forward on February 27th 2013 by… more »

Save Trestles Forever!

May 22nd, 2013

Trestles and San Onofre need your help to persuade the Regional Water Quality Control Board to deny the TCA’s permit to build the first “segment” of their ill-fated toll road.  In 2008, surfers and activists organized the largest… more »

Join Us for International Surfing Day at Lafayette Hotel

May 21st, 2013

Mark your calendars for International Surfing Day on Thursday, June 20th from 7-10pm at Lafayette Hotel, located at 2223 El Cajon Blvd San Diego, CA 92104.The event will include a paddle in movie featuring the classic surf movie… more »

13th Annual Art Gala Raises Over $25,000 To Protect Our Coastlines

May 14th, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE 05/14/13 Contact: Olivia BuiArt Gala Event Coordinator, Surfrider Foundation San Diego County ChapterEmail: artgala@surfridersd.orgPhone: (858) 231-3334 Contact: Haley HaggerstoneChapter Coordinator, Surfrider Foundation San Diego County ChapterE-Mail: haley@surfridersd.orgPhone: (619) 929-5350 13th Annual Art Gala Raises Over… more »

Become a Core Volunteer with Us!

May 13th, 2013

Have you been wanting to get involved with our chapter, but don’t know where to start?  Are you already signed up to volunteer, but want to know more about the Surfrider Foundation, what we do and how you… more »

Seawall dispute in Solana Beach gets attention from the LA Times

May 13th, 2013

Surfrider supporters are no stranger to the decades long dispute in Solana Beach over seawalls. Check out this article in the LA Times about the three lawsuits filed recently by bluff-top homeowners following the City’s adoption of the Land… more »

Solana Beach and Encinitas move forward with a plan that endangers reef breaks…

May 13th, 2013

On Wednesday night the cities of Solana Beach and Encinitas both voted unanimously to send a letter to the US Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) supporting the National Economic Development (NED) plan for the 50-year Coastal Storm Damage… more »

3 Beachradish Images by Nicole Boramanand

May 9th, 2013

We hope everyone is excited about tomorrow’s SOLD OUT 13th Annual Art Gala! We have just over 24-hours to share more splendid art with you in preparation for the live and silent auctions.  We are thrilled to present… more »

Blue water

MS4 Stormwater permit VICTORY!!

May 9th, 2013

Things just got a lot better for our oceans, waves and beaches! Yesterday, the Regional Water Quality Control Board UNANIMOUSLY approved the new regional MS4 stormwater permit without the “safe harbor” clause!!! The safe harbor clause was a major… more »