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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...


Posted on: January 18, 2017

Sandbags available at no cost for property protection

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With a series of significant rain storms forecasted through Monday of next week, the City of Rancho Santa Margarita is reminding residents that sandbags are available free of charge at the following locations to protect properties by providing erosion con...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Joe, the American Bully is a sweet, loving dog

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Joe is an American Bully breed, produced in the 1980s by mixing the pit bull terrier, Staffordshire terrier and “Olde English Bulldogge.”  The resulting dog is a calmer, more adaptable breed, often acting as a laid-back companion dog in the home ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Employee of the Year

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Congratulations to Judi Russi, the City of Rancho Santa Margarita’s 2016 Employee of the Year! Judi has worked in the Community Services Department since 2002 and serves as the main point of contact for facility rentals, advertising, and sponsorships. She...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Take beautiful kittty Noel home for only $20

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Noel is a sweet young kitty just under 2 years old with
unique markings – a speckled nose and chin and encircled wrist – that make herone of a kind. She loves playing with toys, especially feathered ones— and has
been at ...

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Shelter website
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Christmas tree disposal

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Curbside Christmas tree collection service is still available to residents by way of the green waste cart. The tree must fit completely within the container whether cut or whole. Please do not leave your tree on the curb. Residents may also call CR&R ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Street sweeping services

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The City of Rancho Santa Margarita is proud to partner with
Sunset Property Services to provide citywide street sweeping services. Click
here to view the Street Sweeping Outreach Program information page. We arereaching out to residents to provide the ...

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Street Sweeping Schedule and Flyer
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Take loving kitty home for only $20

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Sweet Bay was given up when one of her owners developed allergies to her and her sister Breeze.

Though Breeze has been adopted, Bay continues to wait for a new family to take her home. She is extremely playful and social with people as well as other cats,...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Community Development Block Grant Funding Program

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The City of Rancho Santa
Margarita anticipates receiving an estimated $200,000 in CDBG funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for Fiscal Year 2017-18.  The primary objective of the CDBG program is
the development of ...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Animal Care Services Information

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The City of Rancho Santa Margarita is proud to announce the official beginning of our partnership with the City of Mission Viejo. Mission Viejo Animal Services provides a pro-humane animal shelter, 24-hour response to emergency calls, pet adoption and fos...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Gamble to serve as Mayor, Vaughn as Mayor Pro Tempore

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This is the third mayoral term for Carol Gamble,  who was elected to serve on the inaugural City
Council in 2000 and served as Mayor in 2001 and 2014. Mayor Pro Tempore  
MichaelVaughn was
elected
to the City Council in 2014.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Veterans Day video posted on City's You Tube channel

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At their regular meeting on November 9, 2016, the Rancho Santa Margarita City Council honored local veterans for their service. Click on the link below to view the video presentation.

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Posted on: April 25, 2016

Rancho Santa Margarita Finance Department Wins GFOA Award

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The City of Rancho Santa Margarita Finance Department has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual fi...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2016

Orange County Business Journal Special Supplement features Rancho Santa Margarita

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Each week, the Orange County Business Journal delivers news and information on Orange County's companies, industries and businesspeople in a comprehensive, authoritative, concise and entertaining format. Considered "required reading" for Orange ...Read on...

Click here to view supplement