City accepting bids for annual Slurry Seal Street Rehabilitation Project

The City is now accepting bids for its 2016-17 Slurry Seal Rehabilitation project. Through the process of slurry sealing, the City of Aliso Viejo maintains the quality of its roads and streets.  Slurry seal is a mixture of fine aggregate and emulsified asphalt that serves as a preventative maintenance measure that extends the life of our […]

Mayor’s first message of 2017

By Mayor Dave Harrington Happy New Year version 2017! A new year is a lot like a new baseball season, hope springs eternal. We reflect on where we were a year or more ago and look forward to where we want to be in the near future and beyond. As the City celebrates its 16th […]

Aliso Viejo’s Deputy of the Year

Jason Laza, of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, has been named the 2016 Aliso Viejo Deputy of the Year for his work and dedication to the community. Deputy Laza, an 8-year sheriff’s veteran, has earned the respect of supervisors, peers and the public alike since he began serving this community in May of 2014.  He […]

Holiday recycling continues through January 13

CR&R is collecting Christmas trees for recycling through January 13. Trees taller than 6 feet should be cut in half, and residents with a green waste container should place the trees upright inside. Those without the container may leave trees curbside. For more information, visit  

Aliso Viejo’s 23-foot holiday tree arrives in Town Center

Early Tuesday morning while the sun rose over Aliso Viejo, a spectacular 23-foot tree arrived at Town Center.  The tree is part of a City of Aliso Viejo effort to capture the spirit of the holidays. The tree was grown in Butte Falls, a tiny town in Jackson County, Oregon. It is one of the longest-lasting […]

Stretch of Aliso Creek Bike Trail closed for improvements

If you use the Aliso Creek Bike Trail, be aware that a stretch of the trail between Awma Road and Moulton Parkway is closed today as OC Public Works resumes slurry seal work. The work is also slated from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday and Friday. It’s an active construction area so any […]

Mayor’s Message: Give back to those in need

When pondering what to pen for my last message of 2016, I thought about the things that matter the most – health, family, having a roof over our head, food on our table, clothes on our backs and living in a safe and clean community. It is so easy to take all these things for […]

Operation Holiday Homework rewards local youth for putting education first

Help make the holidays brighter for youth in our community by supporting the Aliso Viejo Branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Capistrano Valley’s Operation Holiday Homework program. The annual program rewards club members for putting education first.  Children earn points by remaining productive during the club’s daily homework hour.  Points can then be […]