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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: February 13, 2018

Planned Power Outage - Thursday, February 22nd


Outage Status: Scheduled* 

Outage Alert Number: 872146 

Starting at: February 22, 2018  8:00 p.m. 

Ending at: February 23, 2018  12:00 a.m. 

Number of Residential customers affected: 0 

Number of C...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Passport Acceptance Facility - Photo Services Unavailable

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Photo service is temporarily down due to equipment failure. We apologize for any inconvenience.  

Passport Services:

Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. by Appointment Only 

Call (949) 635-1819 to schedule an appointment. Allow at least on...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Jim Eakin selected to serve as Planning Commission Chair, John Christopoulos to serve as Vice Chair


The Planning Commission consists of five members appointed by a majority vote of the City Council. Members must be residents and registered voters of Rancho Santa Margarita and normally serve 2-year terms. As stipulated by California law, the Pla...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Follow Rancho Santa Margarita Police Services on Social Media

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The Orange County Sheriff's Department, Rancho Santa Margarita Police Services has increased their social media presence to further communicate information to residents regarding programs and services. Choose your favorite app - or follow OCSD - Rancho Sa...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

Report abandoned shopping carts

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Abandoned shopping carts constitute a nuisance, create safety hazards, cause blight, and interfere with pedestrian and vehicular traffic within the City of Rancho Santa Margarita.

You can help reduce these hazards by reporting abandoned shopping carts in t...

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

City Council selects Vaughn to serve as Mayor, Holloway as Mayor Pro Tempore

City Council December 13, 2017

Mayor Vaughn was
to the City Council in 2014.  Mayor Pro Tempore Holloway served on the City Council from 2002 - 2012, holding the office of Mayor in 2005 and 2010.

During Wednesday's meeting, the City Council also recognized out...

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