Selected Tales from the Waste family travels for Bechtel Corporation

Southern California Coast


Living in Malibu and Newport Beach

Beginning around 1952, my Dad's job with Bechtel began to require long-term travel. The first place my family moved was up to Vancouver, B. C. in Canada. Then just before I was born they moved again - this time to the coast of sunny Southern California, first to Malibu then to the Lido Isle neighborhood of Newport Beach.


 My Dad and Mom with me and Steve in a wagon
   That's me and my older brother Steve.


There's my family in our speedboat when we lived at Lido Isle, near Newport Beach. I'm the three-year-old kid on the left.


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