The US Commerce Dep't upheld the CA Coastal Commission's decision to deny a permit for the Toll Road proposed to be built through San Onofre State Beach near Trestles. This 6-lane highway would have impacted a large portion of this State Park and the adjacent Land Conservancy, along with a multitude of natural, recreational and cultural resources.

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Trestles Saved Again

San Diego Regional Water Quality Board Rejects Orange County Toll Road Permits SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board today rebuffed the

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Save Trestles…Yet Again!

You won’t believe this, but we need your help to Save Trestles…yet again! Despite the road being rejected by both the California Coastal Commission and

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Save Trestles Forever!

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”

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Save Trestles…Again?!

Do you remember in 2008 when the state and federal government denied the TCA’s toll road? Apparently the TCA doesn’t, because now they want to

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Trestles prevails with the Feds!

The Department of Commerce announced on December 18th 2008 that it would uphold the California Coastal Commission’s decision! The egregious project to build a toll road through San Onofre State Beach is officially illegal under state and Federal law!

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Our chapter maintains two volunteer-led committees dedicated to issues related to the preservation of our coast. You can learn more about them by clicking below, or start HERE to get some background on Surfrider’s Coastal Preservation Initiative