The Donal Hord sculpture "Guardian of Water" has long kept watch over the bay from outside the County Administration Center. We take a look at its transformation from block of granite to waterfront fixture.
Meet a probation worker who uses his sense of smell to find drugs.
Simply put, it's the best place a cat can live while waiting for you. The County of San Diego's Animal Services built this specialized building to show off its impressive collection of felines available for adoption. You can visit the cattery at the County shelter - Bonita.
Imagine having a job where you sit in the desert all day long. One County employee gets to do that... taking care of a valuable resource used by thousands every year.
The East Mesa Re-entry Facility has a baking program that lets those in custody learn valuable skills that may help once they re-enter the workforce.
Every egg at every chicken ranch is different. So why does the County get involved? See what egg inspectors are looking for and what you can do so the next omelet you make is "egg-ceptional". For more information on egg safety & quality, click here.
The walls are about to come tumbling down at the old Registrar of Voters office, and the new Registrar building, thankfully, has fewer of them. See how the vote counting process has been improved at the new facility.
This year's H1N1 flu virus is a whopper and peaking late in the flu season. It's not too late to get vaccinated and protect yourself from this potentially deadly virus.
It's easy to make New Year's Resolutions, but a lot harder to keep them. The County can help you make good on some of those promises to yourself. Here are links to a few of the activities mentioned in the video: libraries, passports, volunteering, parks and animal services.
The County of San Diego Vector Control Program provides outdoor rodent inspections, rat control starter kits and instructions on how to properly implement rat control techniques. And it's all free. Request a free rat inspection online.