Newport’s Lifeguards up next for Outsourcing

Posted: 01/09/2014 by goodie in news, Postcards

Will the Corona Del Mar lifeguard patrol be the next item outsourced by the City of Newport Beach? If it happens, will the future see other Newport Beach lifeguard positions outsourced? Time will tell….Check out the 1908 postcard below that depicts a time before Newport lifeguards. A safety line would be strung out thru the surf zone and you would hold on for your life.

note the Victorian swimwear


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