The San Diego Region will struggle in every neighborhood to accommodate the population growth forecasted by SANDAG – as many as a million new residents by 2050. San Diego already has a widely-recognized housing shortage that results in major annual price increases and undermines the city’s climate … [Read More...] about Support the Morena Corridor Specific Plan
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- Making cities more dense always sparks resistance. Here’s how to overcome it. - VoxJune 20, 2017 4:15 pm
- SoccerCity vote set for November 2018, one year later than supporters want - UT San DiegoJune 20, 2017 10:52 am
- How San Diego's Biggest Developers Swarmed Against SoccerCity - VOSDJune 19, 2017 2:17 pm
- San Diego council rejects November special election on convention center expansion - UTJune 12, 2017 6:02 pm
- Architect William Krisel, who influenced the look of midcentury Palm Springs, dies at 92 - LA TimesJune 11, 2017 10:41 am
- A Trolley And A Dream: Texas Border City Aims To Boost Ties With Mexico - FastCoJune 8, 2017 10:29 am
- Faulconer's Proposed Tourism Tax Increase: Perpetuating the Hourglass Economy - San Diego Free PressJune 7, 2017 5:30 pm
- Play by Play account of yesterday's San Diego City Council vote re special election for Convention Center and Soccer City in San Diego Free PressJune 6, 2017 12:27 pm
- How SoccerCity Dies - Voice of San Diegohttp://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/land-use/how-soccercity-dies/ Soon, signature-gatherers will get to work on behalf of the plan to build an MLS stadium and development on the Qualcomm Stadium site. If the City Council green-lights the project, you can likely expect to see a new round of signature-gatherers in town, this time as part of an effort to kill the plan…June 1, 2017 8:37 am
- A Vista Homeless Nonprofit Rejected Federal Funds – and Its Reasoning Could Test San Diego's New System - Voice of San Diegohttp://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/nonprofits/why-a-vista-homeless-serving-nonprofit-refused-federal-grants/ A conservative news website and Rep. Darrell Issa have taken up the cause of Solutions for Change, a Vista homeless-serving nonprofit that says it turned down federal grants because it won't stop requiring its clients to stay sober. But there's more to the story, and it's a good window into a battle brewing across…May 30, 2017 6:23 pm
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Well, San Diego and Imperial Counties, have you had enough? Has the lunacy in the rest of California finally gotten to you? Do you listen to the political drivel emanating from our “leaders” in Sacramento and wish for a divorce? Does the recent talk of a “Calexit,” California leaving the U.S., have you wishing that […]
These are interesting times in the housing world. The unprecedented housing crisis statewide in California, and locally in San Diego, is forging unprecedented coalitions among affordable housing advocates, community-based organizations, labor unions and environmentalists. These coalitions are galvanizing in response to the demand from their members to put all options on the table to tackle […]
Come Learn About What We Can Do To Accommodate Projected Growth. Solving San Diego’s housing crisis is going to require creative thinking and input from many different groups – neighborhood residents, experts in planning, and elected officials, just to name a few.
Parking was not among the conditions Jane Jacobs said are required to create exuberant diversity in a city’s streets and districts. She did say: “There must be a sufficiently dense concentration of people…” And: “The district must serve more than one primary function; preferably more than two. These must insure the presence of people who […]
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- AIA-SD and E+DC open letter regarding the Soccer City proposal for the Qualcomm Stadium site
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- The bad news inside the good news about the end of California’s drought.
- San Diego Design Event Calendar, April 11th- 28th, 2017
- San Diego Architectural Foundation’s Open House tour with Orlando
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