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Special Announcement!!
At the Costa Mesa City Council meeting on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, the OCME Land Use Agreement for Fairview Park passed uncontested
(5-0 vote) on the consent calendar. This means that the agreement,
as proposed by the Parks & Recreation Commission,
of 20 years plus two five year extensions,
that are not subject to City Council approval,
effectively gives OCME 30 years
of continued operations at Fairview Park.
Next Free Public Ride Days -
Scarecrow & Pumpkin Festival

October 20th and 21st ~ 10:00 am to 3:30 pm.

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Special Activities Include
• Costa Mesa Fire Department
• Costa Mesa Police Department
• Crafts for Kids - Carolyn
• Face Painting
• Them Bones, Them Bones - Wanda the Witch (Kathy)
• Model Rocket Build & Fly
• Short Wave Radio Operations
• Lots of Scarecrows & Contest - OC Stewards
• Yes, We Will Have Pumpkins for the Kids -
When Exiting the Train, Pickup one (1) Ticket Per Family
and Use it to Get a Pumpkin - The Pumpkins are Free, but Any
Donations Will be Appreciated
For Children to ride the trains, they must be able to walk
and be at least 31" tall.

2018 Fall Meet
Thanks to the Leadership of Gary Gorman and His
Excellent Crew, the Fall Meet was an Outstanding Success.
A Complete Report is Coming Soon.
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We have recently had a break-in on the Hornsveld Bridge when
the gates were locked causing damage to the approach fencing.
In order to eliminate further damage and potential injury.
Official City of Costa Mesa "No Trespassing" signs have
been installed with the CMPD Penal Code on them
so violators can be sited by the Park Ranger.


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Orange County Model Engineers Inc. is a non-profit club that
operates a 7 1/2" gauge railroad over a 5 mile layout of
track at Fairview Park in Costa Mesa, CA.