If you’re seeking a permit to build a project in San Diego, it will likely take either one month or closer to a year. That stark discrepancy is on display in Andrew Keatts’ latest revelation from his investigation into the performance of the city’s development services department. So what’s the difference? Community plans. If a […]
Yesterday, we revealed the first results from our dive into data about building permits and how long it takes the city to issue them. It takes a median nine for permits that don’t perfectly conform to city regulations. But the latest measurements show they are going faster than at any time in the previous decade. […]
Voice of San Diego investigative reporter Andrew Keatts has worked for a long time to unlock data about the city’s permitting process and spent months after that working to analyze it. The first results are coming out today. Turns out, the city’s getting faster at approving permits. “When it comes to the city’s more complicated […]
Why Azano risked it, a jury faults Fallbrook schools to the tune of $1 million and Prop. 47’s unintended consequences.
Schools angry over power rates, high-profile attorney fires back at Inewsource, and a peculiar burglary.
Finance scandal case gets even weirder, City Council likes its team, TV station probes mayor’s TV and girl eloquently tells off CHP car thief.
In the end, it wasn’t close: The City Council approved the One Paseo project 7-2 Monday night. Developer Kilroy Realty agreed to build low-income housing as part of the Carmel Valley project, a move that secured Councilman David Alvarez’s vote. Otherwise, Kilroy would have met its low-income housing requirement by paying a fee used to build […]
Chargers hyperbole hits hyperdrive, One Paseo vote on tap, port workers return and Gulls return to the ice rink.
With the ultimate proof that fierce NFL rivalries are actually just puppet shows for one big business, the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders have announced that they will work together to build a new stadium in Carson, near Los Angeles. That is, they’ll do that if they don’t get the subsidies they want from […]
Updates on disgraced ex-mayor (no, not that one), concussions, Chargers drama, Sempra’s albatross, AirBNB and sea lions in crisis.