City Council June recognitions

The City Council this month recognized MicroVention as the City’s latest Business of the Month; retiring Community Services Supervisor Gracie Duran; and Target and Chick-fil-A for their efforts in the wake of the explosion on Mareblu on May 15.

Special traffic plans in place for June 7

Special traffic plans are in place to accommodate heavy traffic expected for Aliso Niguel High School’s graduation on Thursday, June 7. Offsite parking and shuttle bus service will be available at the Chet Holifield (Ziggurat) Federal Building at 24000 Avila Road in Laguna Niguel.  Shuttle buses will transport people to the high school from 3-5 […]

Aliso Fire Update – Sunday, June 3 (7 p.m.)

We are happy to report that evacuations have also been lifted for our neighbors in Laguna Beach, and the Aliso Fire is now 40 percent contained. Fire crews will continue to aggressively extinguish hot spots throughout tonight. Our Police Services will have additional deputies in Aliso Viejo as an extra precaution while our fire partners […]

Latest Aliso Fire Update (9:30 pm June 2)

Mandatory evacuation orders for the Aliso Fire were lifted at 9 p.m. At this time, authorities believe the fire is no longer a threat to Aliso Viejo homes. Please drive safely and expect some delays as reopening Wood Canyon will be a slow process. Firefighters continue to make progress on the fire that began earlier […]


MAP OF EVACUATION AREA due to the Aliso Fire that began around 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 2.  Here is the map of where we have issued the mandatory evacuation. Again it is from Pacific Park & Wood Canyon – all the way down Wood Canyon on both sides to Laurel Wood. Check back for updates […]

We’re Hiring!

The City of Aliso Viejo is seeking a full-time Associate Engineer for our Public Works Department and part-time Senior Recreation Leader to join our Community Services staff. See the job descriptions and applications here.  

Road closures planned for Memorial Day half-marathon

Motorists can expect road closures in Aliso Viejo on May 28 for the Laguna Hills Memorial Day Half Marathon, 5K and 10K event. The event starts in front of Saddleback Memorial Medical Center and ends at the Laguna Hills Community Center on Alicia Parkway. Road closures will begin around 6 a.m. and last until about […]