With its current leasing notice, the McMillin Company has every intention of gutting the North Chapel at Liberty Station (San Diego) and replace it with a restaurant. As an artist in the (slowly-disappearing) NTC Foundation’s Arts District at Liberty Station, I am leading an effort among my fellow artists to stop this outrage from coming […]
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- Why we need architecture critics more than ever - archpapaper.comMarch 23, 2018 11:07 am
- SD Urban's Paul Jamson points to the huge double standard in Bikeshare vs Automobile.http://sdurban.com/?p=11057 The meltdown over dockless bikeshare in San Diego is in full swing, but it’s somewhat expected in a city where cars come first – often at the expense of other travel modes. A common argument against dockless bikes has been that the bikes are in the way, which they sometimes are, since many of…March 22, 2018 8:15 pm
- 'First Come the Artists': Do the Arts Really Lead to Gentrification? - CityLabMarch 22, 2018 7:14 pm
- Coronado moves forward with plan to impound dockless bikes - UT San DiegoMarch 22, 2018 3:08 pm
- Architecture critic Christopher Hawthorne to become L.A.’s chief design officer - archpaper.comMarch 19, 2018 11:00 am
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Articles and studies from newspapers to academic journals warn the public against the havoc and devastation caused by rent control ordinances. However, it is not tenants and community based organizations that are funding these articles and studies, it is real estate investors, developers, and corporate apartment owner associations. For decades, tenants and community based organizations […]
There is not enough affordable housing being built in the city of San Diego. Lenders and banks are not lending as much, apartment owners are not caring, and builders are not building as much, since it is not as remunerative to build for income-constrained households. This worsens the disconnect between the economics of the housing […]
Almost half a century ago I was in a new high school and held in my hand a mimeographed sheet inviting all and sundry to apply to be exchange students with the American Field Service. I thought about it all night long, then applied with an essay about how I really wanted to go to […]
http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/growth-development/sd-fi-punch-bowl-social-san-diego-20171220-story.html Colorado-based ‘eatertainment’ chain is embracing a historic building in one of downtown San Diego’s grittier sections and becoming a stakeholder in the city’s budding Makers Quarter.
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