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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Mayor Figueroa delivers 2022 State of the City Address

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Sponsored by the RSM Chamber of Commerce, the 2022 State of the City event was held at Tijeras Creek Golf Club on September 9, 2022 where Mayor Figueroa delivered the State of the City address.

Mayor Figueroa delivered the State of the City address on September 9, 2022, at a breakfast meeting sponsored by the RSM Chamber of Commerce. Mayor Figueroa's remarks highlighted City accomplishments and future goals. 

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

Mayor Figueroa invites you to attend Rancho Family Fest!

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Mayor Figueroa invites you and your family for a fun-filled weekend designed for the entire family! Rancho Family Fest features live music and entertainment, a FREE Kids’ Fun Zone, Beer & Wine Garden, multiple food booths, and local business vendors.

Mayor Anne Figueroa, on behalf of the RSM Chamber of Commerce, invites YOU to Rancho Family Fest 2022!

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This fall music festival and community celebration will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2022, from 12:00 – 10:00 p....

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

Register for Fall Recreation Classes at RSMConnect

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Check out the latest edition of Rancho Santa Margarita's Community Living Magazine for upcoming events, family activities, community resources, classes, art programs, workshops, and more!

The City of Rancho Santa Margarita offers a variety of recreational programs and classes at the Bell Tower Regional Community Center. Advance registration is required. Visit RSMConnect to browse all offerings and access our online registration module.

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Rancho Family Fest returns in October!

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Join the RSM Chamber of Commerce for a fun-filled weekend designed for the entire family! Rancho Family Fest features live music and entertainment, a FREE Kids’ Fun Zone, Beer & Wine Garden, multiple food booths, and local business vendors.

This fall music festival and community celebration will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2022, from 12:00 – 10:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 9, 2022, from 12:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Central Park in Rancho Santa Margarita. Visit http://www.rsmchamber.org/RFF for in...

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Posted on: August 16, 2022

Next E-Waste & Document Shredding Service set for October 1st

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Mark your calendar for the fall electronic waste and recycling opportunity in a new, more convenient location at 29977 Avenida de Las Banderas, Rancho Santa Margarita.

The City of Rancho Santa Margarita’s next electronic waste disposal and document shredding event will occur on Saturday, October 1, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Applied Medical’s R100 building parking lot at 29977 Avenida de L...

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Posted on: August 10, 2022

Clean California Dump Day

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The City, in partnership with Caltrans, will host a Dump Day Event on November 5th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Applied Medical’s R100 building at 29977 Avenida de Las Banderas.

On November 5, 2022, the City of Rancho Santa Margarita, Caltrans, and Applied Medical are partnering to provide a community cleanup event where residents can dispose of bulky items at no cost. The Dump Day event will be held at Applied Medical’...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Orange County Microbusiness Grants Re-Launch

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Funding is now available for approximately 500 eligible Orange County Microbusiness.

One-time* grant awards will be awarded on a first-come, first serve basis. Call the Business and Economic Recovery Call Center Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.at 714-480-6500 or email info@ocworkforcesolutions.com for more information.

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

RSM is 2nd Safest City in California for 5th consecutive year!

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The City of Rancho Santa Margarita is once again ranked #2 among California's Top 50 Safest Cities, according to the 2022 Safest Cities Report conducted by SafeWise.

Rancho Santa Margarita –  The City of Rancho Santa Margarita is once again ranked #2 among California's Top 50 Safest Cities, according to the 2022 Safest Cities Report conducted by SafeWise. This is the City's 5th year in the number 2 spot in th...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

Construction Alert - Antonio Parkway - County of Orange Project

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OC Public Works has issued this notice as a courtesy to neighboring City of Rancho Santa Margarita residents and commuters of their upcoming road construction project on Antonio Parkway.

OC Public Works will soon start road resurfacing on Antonio Parkway south of Oso Parkway and continuing approximately two miles north near the Rancho Santa Margarita border.

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Are You Wildfire Ready?

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Watch video presentations from the City's Emergency Preparedness meeting held on June 21st at the Bell Tower Regional Community Center.

We appreciate our public safety partners, OCFA and OCSD, for joining us at an informative and educational community meeting! If you were unable to join us or would like to review the content, please visit the City's YouTube Channel  to v...
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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Register for AlertOC to receive Emergency Alerts and Evacuation Orders

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Alert OC Emergency Notification System is a mass notification system that keeps Orange County residents and businesses informed of emergencies that may require immediate life-saving actions.

By registering with AlertOC, time-sensitive voice messages from the County or city where you live or work may be sent to your home, cell, or business phone. You can also register to enable text messages on cell phones. AlertOC is also equipped to send ale...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

OCPL Presents Books by Mail Program

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Books By Mail is a free service that provides books and books on CD to eligible residents unable to access the library.

Books By Mail is a free service that provides books and books on CD to homebound, eligible residents in the county who are unable to visit the library because of a physical disability, long-term illness, and/or lack of transportation.  As our cou...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Police Services Front Lobby Open 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

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The Rancho Santa Margarita Police Services lobby is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Police Services for the City of Rancho Santa Margarita are provided by contract with the Orange County Sheriff's Department (OCSD). The Sheriff's Department is responsible for protecting citizens, the enforcement of laws, and crime preve...

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