|From the Reporter|
|City Council members want to speed up road and other infrastructure repairs.|
|Why It Matters|
|For decades, the hasn’t spent the money required to fix and maintain its streets, buildings, storm drains, leaving San Diego with $840 million worth of needed repairs. During the past two years tens of millions of dollars in infrastructure money has sat idle despite the considerable need.|
|What They’re Doing About It|
|In the coming weeks, two council committees will hold hearings almost exclusively devoted to attacking San Diego’s massive and unwieldy infrastructure repair backlog.