The recent rains not only flooded San Diego streets, but also caused erosion along Sunset Cliffs. The cliffs may look solid, but when it rains the runoff is soaked up in the sandy soil and the weight can cause cracks along the edge of the cliffs.
Most of the time when we talk about homelessness, big cities come to mind. But about 7 percent of homeless people live in rural areas, where access to help is much harder to come by. Flagstaff is one of those places.
Phoenix residents with past-due traffic fines now have more options for repaying the city. What’s known as the Compliance Assistance Program will allow people to settle their charges in more affordable installments.