Community members rallying behind injured deputy

Residents throughout the community are sending heartfelt messages to Aliso Viejo Police Services Deputy Denise French who was injured last week after a fight with a suspect.Deputy French was spotlighted on the social media site Nextdoor by Chief of Police Services Lt. John MacPherson as part of a new series to introduce Aliso Viejo’s dedicated […]

Planning intern sought

The City of Aliso Viejo is seeking an intern for the Planning Department. The City’s Internship Program is designed to provide hands-on experience and exposure to the functions and responsibilities of the Planning Department. This is a part-time, training-level position with flexible work hours depending on availability and class schedules. Click here for the flier.

‘Broker Meet and Greet’ moved to May 3

To avoid a scheduling conflict with the California Association of Realtors meeting in Sacramento, the City of Aliso Viejo’s April 27 Broker Meet and Greet has been rescheduled to Tuesday, May 3. Designed to enhance communication with the brokerage community, the event will also give brokers the opportunity to meet the City’s new Director of […]

Chamber mixes it up

The Aliso Viejo Chamber of Commerce held its March mixer at Pita Pita in Town Center. Mixers give businesses and professionals in the community the opportunity to network. For more information about the chamber, visit  

New mobile phone app alerts users of cardiac arrest

The Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) recently launched a free mobile app designed to save lives. The app, available for iPhone or Droid at, is aimed at citizens and off-duty professionals trained in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). It alerts users when a sudden cardiac arrest occurs in a public place near their location. Informed at […]

Dairy Fork Constructed Wetland and Habitat Restoration

The City of Aliso Viejo on February 22, 2016 broke ground on the Dairy Fork Wetland and Habitat Restoration Project. The project is located at the southwest corner of Aliso Viejo and Moulton parkways. The City is the lead agency on this project that will treat urban runoff from 1,500 acres of mixed residential and […]

New Planning Director begins in Aliso Viejo Feb. 8

Omar Dadabhoy, a longtime community development professional, has been selected as the City of Aliso Viejo’s new Director of Planning Services. He takes over the reins from Interim Planning Director Vern Jones on February 8. Omar brings a wealth of experience to the job, having served as the City of Stanton’s Director of Economic and […]