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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 10, 2022

The City of Rancho Santa Margarita is now hiring!

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Apply now to join our team as a Public Works Intern or Part-Time Accountant.

Visit our jobs page to learn more about employment opportunities with the City of Rancho Santa Margarita.

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Orange County Microbusiness Grants Re-Launch

Microbusiness Grant Relaunch Flyer - English

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 26, 2022

Splash Pad at Central Park

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Closures may be necessary as we adjust the equipment settings and work through programming and system issues. Visitors are encouraged to check the status of the facility on our website.

Regular hours for the Splash Pad at Central Park are 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily for the 2022 season. At this time, the reservation system has been paused. However, the need for a reservation system will be reevaluated and updated as needed. Closures ma...

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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 27, 2022

State of the City

State of the City 2022 Flyer

Sponsored by the RSM Chamber of Commerce, the event includes the State of the City address by Mayor Anne Figueroa and Large and Small Business of the Year Awards.

Mayor Figueroa will deliver the State of the City address on September 9, 2022.

Sponsored by the RSM Chamber of Commerce, this breakfast meeting will feature a presentation by Mayor Anne D. Figueroa on City accomplishments and future goals. Following the e...

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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

RSM Summer Concert Series Sundays at Central Park beginning July 10th

2022 Summer Concerts Flyer- UPDATED 6.15.22

All concerts are free and open to the public and will take place on six consecutive Sundays from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Central Park.

Our Summer Concert Series kicks off on July 10th with 80's rock band Reflexx commanding the stage with their passionate performance of some of the greatest hits of classic alternative.

Yachty by Nature will return to the Summer Concert Series on July 17th....

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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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