Aptos News

Capitola City Council Considers Rail, Trail Options

The Capitola City Council held a public meeting on January 11, 2018 to discuss rail and trail options on the Santa Cruz Branch Line corridor. The rail corridor passes through the heart of Capitola, and the future use of the corridor is of great concern to many who live in or visit Capitola by … [Read More...]

New Year’s Walk at King Tide

4K Video of Low Tide Walk from New Brighton to CapitolaOn January 1, 2018, Santa Cruz county rang in the new year, and Mother Nature provided an incredible way to greet it: with a King Tide. A King Tide is simply the very highest tide, and the flip side is a very low tide. When the tide is … [Read More...]

Free Passes to Monterey Bay Aquarium

The Santa Cruz Public Library System (SCPL) is proud to partner with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Shelf to Shore Program to provide low income families a free pass to the aquarium during winter and spring.Intended to provide access to families who would not otherwise be able to afford to go, adults … [Read More...]

Vision Santa Cruz Meeting in Aptos

Santa Cruz County is embarking on its first-ever strategic plan, and they want you to come along for the ride. What kind of community do you want? How can we do better? Where should the County focus its efforts?Called “Vision Santa Cruz County,” the strategic planning process will be completed … [Read More...]

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Santa Cruz County Planning Further Vacation Rental Restrictions

Despite a large number of serious problems (homelessness, traffic, addiction, just to name a few) affecting the quality of life of everyone in Santa Cruz county, the Santa Cruz County Planning Commission is busily at work cooking up new and largely unnecessary vacation rental restrictions.These … [Read More...]

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