No, San Diego Wouldn’t Have Lost Soitec to the Higher Affordable Housing Fee
A former Sanders official said a big solar company wouldn't have come to San Diego if the affordable housing fee increase that just passed had been in place. But a company spokeswoman says it would have come regardless.
Scott Lewis | November 19, 2013 | Comments (11)
The Sad Facts About the Big Affordable Housing Fee Hike
The money collected create only a few of the tens of thousands of housing units planners think San Diego needs in the next two decades and that's an admission that the market will have to do the rest.
Scott Lewis | November 18, 2013 | Comments (43)
Aguirre: Building One Paseo Will Cause ‘Loss of Life’
Andrew Keatts | November 15, 2013 | Comments (9)
Why Shipbuilders Are Still Collecting Barrio Logan Signatures
Andrew Keatts | November 12, 2013 | Comments (0)
Five Things to Know About the Port’s New Master Plan
Joel Hoffmann | November 5, 2013 | Comments (10)
Everything You Need to Know About the Affordable Housing Fee Vote
Andrew Keatts | November 4, 2013 | Comments (11)
How Civic San Diego Plans to Respond to Its Identity Crisis
Andrew Keatts | October 31, 2013 | Comments (8)
New City Policy Could Spread the Infrastructure Love
Megan Burks | October 29, 2013 | Comments (2)
‘There Ought to Be Much Less Conflict When a Development Comes Along’
Andrew Keatts | October 29, 2013 | Comments (1)
Mayoral Candidates’ New Opponent: Development Services
Kevin Faulconer and David Alvarez both said they'd bring accountability to the city's Development Services Department in a debate where the candidates got specific (sort of) about their ideas for urban planning.
Andrew Keatts | October 24, 2013 | Comments (3)
What the Barrio Logan Signature-Gatherers Are Saying
Between some of the paid signature-gatherers advocating to put the Barrio Logan community plan on the ballot, and the flyers they're handing out, voters could easily be misled about some of the plan's complexities.
Andrew Keatts | October 22, 2013 | Comments (8)
That Other Time Kevin Faulconer Picked Homes Over Waterfront Industries
Scott Lewis | October 15, 2013 | Comments (17)
Planning for Downtown When Neighborhoods Are All the Rage
Andrew Keatts | October 10, 2013 | Comments (3)
How Small Developers Are Filling in the Urban Core
A small band of developer-architects is helping San Diego build a reputation for small, innovative housing projects. Their M.O.: "Don’t chase the neighborhood away. Look at it, find what’s cool about it and expand upon it.”