San Clemente lifeguards get $3,000 beach wheelchair to improve coastal access for visitors

SAN CLEMENTE — Marine Safety Officer Ian Burton’s eyes lit up as he showed off a new beach wheelchair at Marine Safety Headquarters just north of San Clemente Beach pier.

“It’s so much easier to move around up and down berms,” he said, placing the gray, streamlined vehicle next to the department’s old one in comparison. “It’s seat and wheels are better and there’s a place to comfortably set your legs.”

Kelly Finney, with the San Clemente Ocean Festival board, tries out...

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