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Posted on: July 5, 2022

Splash Pad Closed for Maintenance

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We are sorry to report that the Splash Pad is currently closed for maintenance. It is unknown how long the closure will be necessary, but we’ll keep you informed at cityofrsm.org and on social media.

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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

Learn Safety Skills and more at our Bike Rodeo!

Bike Rodeo Flyer

Join us on Sunday, August 7th, for a rodeo-themed afternoon! We are hosting a Bike Rodeo from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the parking lot of the Bell Tower Regional Community Center.

Activities will include a bicycle safety obstacle course for youth to test their bike skills and a demonstration by Team Soil, known for their amazing BMX stunts and tricks. So bring your bikes to this event and stay for the rowdy and rough country-rock, ...

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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: June 30, 2022

Fireworks Prohibited in Rancho Santa Margarita

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The City of Rancho Santa Margarita and the Orange County Sheriff’s Department would like to remind residents and visitors alike that fireworks are not allowed in the City of Rancho Santa Margarita.

The City of Rancho Santa Margarita appreciates our community partnership with SAMLARC and is looking forward to celebrating the 4th of July at their annual fireworks display at the lake. However, with the hot summer days upon us,  we would like t...

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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: December 9, 2021

Anne Figueroa to serve as Mayor, Jerry Holloway as Mayor Pro Tempore for 2022

Anne Figureroa and Jerry Holloway

Anne Figueroa will serve as Mayor and Jerry Holloway as Mayor Pro Tempore for the 2022 term. City Council members made the 1-year appointments during their annual reorganization on Wednesday.

The City Council has selected Anne Figueroa as its mayor and Jerry Holloway as its mayor pro tem for 2022.

Each December, the council selects a new mayor and mayor pro tem from among its five members. Anne Figueroa was elected to the Rancho Santa Margarita...

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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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