New city hall and civic center map 2 sites

At a glance

  • Given rising construction costs and the change in office space needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Carlsbad City Council approved a new hybrid approach to replacing the aging City Hall.
  • The plan focuses on rebuilding City Hall and the Cole Library at their current locations but keeping the Faraday Administration Center.
  • This hybrid approach will provide new meeting rooms, a larger, modern City Council chamber and a larger Cole library.
  • City services will continue to operate at Faraday, centrally located in the city.