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SANDAG in the News

As a major newsmaker in the San Diego region, SANDAG programs, projects, and perspectives are consistently featured in local, national, and even international media. Links to the articles and/or coverage received are listed below.

Friday, June 26, 2015

‘Operation Tip the Scale’ in South Bay Nets 15 Arrests

Open House shares 3 roadway improvement options

Granite wins contract worth USD39m from SANDAG in San Diego

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Initial thumbs up for the ‘Skyway’ from Balboa Park to the Gaslamp

Tax Increase, Bonds Among Options To Address San Diego’s Infrastructure Needs

Se acerca el Foro Logística para la Competitividad de la Baja

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Skyway plan won't fly; flattening utility rates

Eliminating Traffic Deaths: San Diego Vision Zero Goal For 2025

San Diego wants to up the sales tax to fix potholes

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Here's What San Diego's Elevated Cable Car System Might Look Like

Study: Downtown Aerial Tram Would Cost Up to $75 Million

All Aboard! Get Ready for the Great White Line Skyway

San Diego Community College District Secures More Than $1.5 Million in Workforce Training Grants

Monday, June 22, 2015

Dump the car, take the skyway

Could San Diego Raise Sales Tax To Fund Infrastructure?

New downtown Skyway project unveiled at SANDAG meeting

Plans Revealed for San Diego 'Skyway' Ride From Bay to Balboa Park

City May Initiate Sales Tax to Meet $3.87 Billion in Infrastructure Needs

Highway projects slowly moving forward

Could San Diego Raise Sales Tax To Fund Infrastructure?

Friday, June 19, 2015

Fact Check: Where San Diego’s Poorest Live

Energy program identifies potential savings for cities

Thursday, June 18, 2015

STV Designs Sustainable Bus Maintenance Facility

Solana Beach council checks city’s progress on energy-saving roadmap

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Bike plan greased with political power

Encinitas Council, community divided on Coastal Rail Trail

Solana Beach council checks city’s progress on energy-saving roadmap

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

California’s Greatest Water Challenge Isn’t Conservation, It’s RHNA

Grade crossings: The annual report

Right Way for Right-of-Way

Monday, June 15, 2015

Más carriles para compartir

Roll into the Bike Fiesta in Ocean Beach on June 13

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Rosarito receives loan for lights, roads, water

Hillcrest Town Council to share latest on SANDAG Uptown Bike Corridor Project on Tuesday night

I-8 Jewish Travel: CalTrans District 11

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Process starts for walkable, bike able corridor in East Village

Hillcrest Town Council to share latest on SANDAG Uptown Bike Corridor Project on Tuesday night

LA MESANS CALL FOR EFFECTIVE CLIMATE ACTION PLAN, PLANNERS VOTE TO STRENGTHEN CITY'S LAW

Higher Education is Possible for Every Child

Monday, June 8, 2015

San Diego Bicyclists Ask SANDAG For More Bike Lanes

New protected bike lanes coming to Hillcrest; not everyone is happy about decision

Hillcrest's bike lane battle

Cyclists Optimistic on Changes in Uptown Regional Bike Corridor Plan

SANDAG Bicycle Corridors – Finished Before They Even Started

East versus west, as University avenue gets approved for bike lanes

Friday, June 5, 2015

Scaled back bike plan goes up before vote today
http://www.760kfmb.com/story/29248798/scaled-back-bike-plan-goes-up-before-vote-today

Escondido Creek Conservancy secures 241 acres
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/06/escondido-creek-conservancy-secures-241-acres/

Thursday, June 4, 2015

San Diego Is Adding Jobs, But Are They The Right Jobs?
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/jun/03/san-diego-adding-jobs-are-they-right-jobs/

San Diego unions talk green, tests to come
http://www.sdcitybeat.com/sandiego/article-14252-san-diego-unions-talk-green-tests-to-come.html

Hundreds of North County cyclists bike to work
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/06/hundreds-of-north-county-cyclists-bike-to-work/

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

New Industrial Face of Tijuana
http://www.cnn.com/videos/spanish/2015/06/01/cnnee-pkg-alvarado-tijuana-new-tech.cnn

Golden Hill Resident Gathers Petition Signatures for State Route 94 Expansion Project
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Golden-Hill-Resident-Petition--State-Route-94-Expansion-305919291.html#ixzz3c0wPXv4i

SANDAG executive elected to the CAGTC
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150602cze&_t=SANDAG+executive+elected+to+the+CAGTC#.VW8ceNJVhHw

Hillcrest loves them some cars
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/jun/02/ticker-hillcrest-revised-uptown-bike-corridor-plan/

Speak Up for Safe Bike Facilities on University Avenue
http://sandiegofreepress.org/2015/06/speak-up-for-safe-bike-facilities-on-university-avenue/

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

San Diego Community Groups Launch Petition To Stop Route 94 Expansion
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/jun/01/community-groups-launch-petition-stop-route-94-exp/

Report: Infill Development Cuts Water Consumption, Pollution
http://www.sdbj.com/news/2015/jun/01/report-infill-development-cuts-water-consumption-p/

Monday, June 1, 2015

Bike to Work Day 2015 Photo Gallery
http://www.utsandiego.com/photos/galleries/2015/may/29/bike-work-2015/

Deliveries clogged for Baja readers
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/29/readers-baja-customs-union-tribune-delivery/

Carlsbad roundabout wins third award
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/30/carlsbad-roundabout-wins-third-award/

Local planning awards announced
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/29/planning-awards/

Landmark theater out, Nordstrom Rack in
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/29/nordstrom-rack-lajolla-whole-foods-landmark/

Online apps vs retail: Who's the winner?
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/29/econometer-apps-retail-competition/

What We Learned This Week
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/news/what-we-learned-this-week-33/

Bike to Work Day with Captain Awesome
http://fox5sandiego.com/2015/05/29/bike-to-work-day/

Bike to Work Day
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/San-Diegos-Bike-to-Work-Day/305465151

Thousands hit San Diego streets for Bike to Work Day
http://www.cbs8.com/category/155799/video-landing-page?clipId=11547077&autostart=true

SAN DIEGANS ROLL OUT FOR 'NATIONAL BIKE TO WORK DAY'
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/San-Diegans-roll-out-for-National-Bike-to-Work-Day-305490391.html

'Bike to Work' day
http://www.kusi.com/story/29194520/bike-to-work-day

Real estate pros discuss San Diego's future
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150529czl#.VWx8uNJVhHw

Construction Agenda: Project update on Del Mar council docket
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150529cya&_t=Construction+Agenda+Project+update+on+Del+Mar+council+docket&257#.VWx_69JVhHw

Bike to Work Day in San Diego County
http://www.kogo.com/articles/kogo-local-news-125548/bike-to-work-day-in-san-13632980

Is San Elijo Avenue right place for rail trail?
http://www.seasidecourier.com/opinion/is-san-elijo-avenue-right-place-for-rail-trail/article_def5fe90-069f-11e5-8f50-1389dadd4b77.html

Bike to Work Day spins over to May 29
http://www.ranchosantafereview.com/news/2015/may/19/bike-work-commuters-May-29-san-diego-county/

Friday, May 29, 2015

More North County roads now 'sharrows'
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/28/sharrows-spread-along-north-county-coast/all/?print

The Cold War Is to Blame for San Diego’s Bad Growth Projections
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/land-use/the-cold-war-is-to-blame-for-san-diegos-bad-growth-projections/

SANDAG offer transportation draft plan
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/04/sandag-offer-transportation-draft-plan/

Pierden miedo a reportar casos de abuso sexual y delitos de violencia doméstica, advierte SANDAG
http://ellatinoonline.com/news/2015/may/28/pierden-miedo-reportar-casos-de-abuso-sexual-y-del/

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Thousands to take part in Friday's Bike to Work challenge
http://www.10news.com/news/thousands-to-take-part-in-fridays-bike-to-work-challenge

Hillcrest may put a park near Normal Street
http://www.10news.com/news/hillcrest-may-put-a-park-near-normal-street-052715

San Diego Gears Up for Rescheduled Bike to Work Day Friday
http://timesofsandiego.com/life/2015/05/28/san-diego-gears-up-for-rescheduled-bike-to-work-day-friday/

Bike to Work this Friday in San Diego
http://www.sdnews.com/view/full_story/26655177/article-Bike-to-Work-this-Friday-in-San-Diego-?instance=most_popular1

Plan shows SR-67 widening decades away
http://www.ramonasentinel.com/news/2015/may/27/plan-shows-sr67-widening-decades-away/

Se acerca el Foro Logística para la Competitividad de la Baja
http://www.industriamaquiladora.com/noticia.php?id=1765

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

On the agenda: What's ahead for city councils, school boards
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/26/agendas-north-county-government-meetings/

SANDAG set for Bike to Work Day
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150526cza&_t=SANDAG+set+for+Bike+to+Work+Day#.VWXlu9JVhHw

Encinitas council supports putting rail trail east of the tracks
http://www.encinitasadvocate.com/news/2015/may/27/council-rail-trail-vote-san-elijo/

Longtime residents will bear water conservation burden
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/may/27/citylights1-residents-will-bear-water-burder/

NCTD, city of Encinitas enter cooperative agreement
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/nctd-city-of-encinitas-enter-cooperative-agreement/article_050e3484-0412-11e5-8bc6-7b5a099fb626.html

Plan shows SR-67 widening decades away
http://www.ramonasentinel.com/news/2015/may/27/plan-shows-sr67-widening-decades-away/

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The Sticking Points at the Heart of San Diego’s Biggest Growth Fights
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/land-use/the-sticking-points-at-the-heart-of-san-diegos-biggest-growth-fights/

Now is the time to trench the tracks through Encinitas
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/05/now-is-the-time-to-trench-the-tracks-through-encinitas/

Bike to Work Day Reminder
http://www.ecoronado.com/profiles/blogs/highlights-from-the-city-manager-s-weekly-update-240520152309

Census Bureau: Housing Lags San Diego’s Growing Population
http://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2015/05/24/census-bureau-housing-lags-san-diegos-growing-population/

SANDAG OPENS PUBLIC COMMENTS ON NEW REGIONAL PLAN, ANNOUNCES HEARINGS: SEEKS LOCATIONS IN EAST COUNTY
http://www.eastcountymagazine.org/sandag-opens-public-comments-new-regional-plan-announces-hearings-seeks-locations-east-county

BIKE CORRAL OPENS AT LIVING ROOM COFFEEHOUSE IN COLLEGE AREA
http://www.eastcountymagazine.org/bike-corral-opens-living-room-coffeehouse-college-area

Friday, May 22, 2015

Environmentalists Push For Alternatives To Adding Lanes To Route 94
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/may/21/environmentalists-push-alternatives-expanding-stat/

Morning Report: A Faulty Forecast
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/news/morning-report-a-faulty-forecast/

SANDAG Isn’t Good at Predicting Population Growth
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/land-use/sandag-isnt-good-at-predicting-population-growth/

Reported Rapes Up 14 Percent in San Diego: SANDAG Report
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/SANDAG-Reported-Rapes-2014-Increase--San-Diego-County--304597401.html

SANDAG Isn't Good at Predicting Population Growth
http://www.publicceo.com/2015/05/sandag-isnt-good-at-predicting-population-growth/

Letter to the editor: Now is the time to trench railroad tracks through Encinitas
http://www.encinitasadvocate.com/news/2015/may/21/encinitas-trenching-tracks-letter/

Crossing Borders
http://www.sdcitytimes.com/top-stories/2015/05/21/crossing-borders/

Roundtable To Host RADM Garry Bonelli USN (Ret) May 22
http://www.coronadonewsca.com/news/coronado_island_news/roundtable-to-host-radm-garry-bonelli-usn-ret-may/article_26b35e34-ffe9-11e4-8710-b74101ba1cc2.html

Buscarán disminuir la contaminación en Río
http://www.oem.com.mx/elsoldetijuana/notas/n3813417.htm

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Climate action requested
http://www.lajollalight.com/news/2015/may/20/LaJolla-Planners-retaining-wall-climate-plan/

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The hard line on freeway expansion
http://www.sdcitybeat.com/sandiego/article-14206-the-hard-line-on-freeway-expansion.html

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Employment contract approved for new Solana Beach city manager
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/employment-contract-approved-for-new-solana-beach-city-manager/article_1c82c70e-fdc5-11e4-8540-17b8184fff60.html

Brinde su opinión sobre el plan para el futuro de nuestra región
http://laprensa-sandiego.org/breaking-news/brinde-su-opinion-sobre-el-plan-para-el-futuro-de-nuestra-region/

Monday, May 18, 2015

Lilac Hills Project: ‘Leapfrog’ Development Or Smart Growth?
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/may/18/leapfrog-development-proposal-san-diego/

More bikeways or more highways?
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/may/16/ticker-more-bikeways-naw-more-highways/

Fast-track transit expansion plan could bode well for San Diego
http://alankandel.scienceblog.com/2015/05/15/fast-track-transit-expansion-plan-could-bode-well-for-san-diego/

Highlights from the City Manager's Weekly Update: Man arrested in connection with May 8 burglaries
http://www.ecoronado.com/profiles/blogs/highlights-from-the-city-manager-s-weekly-update-170520152006

WTS Names Award Winners
http://www.gobytrucknews.com/wts-names-award-winners/123

California greenhouse gas mandates keep coming
http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=7f09e73d-f1d7-4d2b-a8e6-2681135c56a6

Automated Vehicle Occupancy Detection Knows Exactly Who's In Your Car
http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2015/04/automated-vehicle-occupancy-detection-knows-exactly-whos-in-your-car/

Friday, May 15, 2015

Bike to Work Day' postponed
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/14/bike-to-work-day-postponed/

Bike To Work Day: Promoting Cycling As Viable San Diego Transportation Option
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/may/14/bike-work-day-promoting-cycling-viable-transportat/

Bike to Work Day rescheduled due to expected rain
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150514czd&_t=Bike+to+Work+Day+rescheduled+due+to+expected+rain#.VVYT4flVhBc

Bike to Work Day postponed due to rain
http://fox5sandiego.com/2015/05/14/bike-to-work-day-postponed-due-to-rain/

Bike to Work Day postponed to May 29 due to rain
http://www.cbs8.com/story/29066721/bike-to-work-day-postponed-to-may-29-due-to-rain

Bike to Work Day postponed to May 29 due to rain
http://www.760kfmb.com/story/29066721/bike-to-work-day-postponed-to-may-29-due-to-rain

Oceanside gets preview of SANDAG transportation plan
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/05/oceanside-gets-preview-of-sandag-transportation-plan

Storm postpones SANDAG's 'Bike to Work Day'
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/storm-postpones-sandag-s-bike-to-work-day/article_f42ae04c-fa96-11e4-91bc-a7a82d5f67e3.html

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Bike to Work Day postponed to May 29
http://www.sandag.org/index.asp?newsid=870&fuseaction=news.detail

SANDAG’s Transportation Plan Could Hinder San Diego’s Climate Goals
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/may/14/sandags-transportation-plan-could-hinder-san-diego/

Bike to Work Day
http://www.kusi.com/clip/11488251/bike-to-work-day

Bike to Work Day postponed due to rain
http://fox5sandiego.com/2015/05/14/bike-to-work-day-postponed-due-to-rain/

Bike to work for fresh air, exercise, and stress-free parking
http://www.sdnews.com/view/full_story/26633447/article-Bike-to-work-for-fresh-air--exercise--and-stress-free-parking-?instance=most_popular1

SANDAG opens five miles of new double track on LOSSAN Corridor
http://www.rtands.com/index.php/track-maintenance/on-track-maintenance/sandag-opens-five-miles-of-new-double-track-on-lossan-corridor.html?channel

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Thousands of cyclists will celebrate Bike to Work Day as they try to log 25,000 miles
http://www.10news.com/news/bike-to-work-day-is-friday-may-15-051215

May 15 Is Bike-To-Work Day
http://www.imperialbeachnewsca.com/news/article_3ddc983c-f828-11e4-bd0f-53089f6b13fe.html

Help Move San Diego Forward – Now is Your Chance to Weigh in on SANDAG’s Regional Plan
http://www.staycool4grandkids.org/blog/timely-and-educational/help-move-san-diego-forward-now-is-your-chance-to-weigh-in-on-sandags-regional-plan

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

From the dais: Meeting results from councils, school boards
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/11/meeting-results-north-city-councils-school-boards/

SANDAG opens five miles of new double track on LOSSAN Corridor
http://www.rtands.com/index.php/track-maintenance/on-track-maintenance/sandag-opens-five-miles-of-new-double-track-on-lossan-corridor.html

WTS International Announces 2015 Transportation Award Winners
http://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/15/05/p5498165/wts-international-announces-2015-transportation-award-winners

Monday, May 11, 2015

Encinitas rail crossing gets $2.2M grant
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/09/encinitas-rail-crossing-project-gets-22m-grant/

Coastal rail double-tracking effort two-thirds complete
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/09/coastal-rail-double-tracking-effort-two-thirds/

Friday, May 8, 2015

SANDAG’s 35-year plan anticipates density, population growth and transit needs in San Diego
http://sdgln.com/news/2015/05/08/sandag-s-35-year-plan-anticipates-density-population-growth-and-transit-needs-san-di#sthash.LZY4lIeW.dpbs

Thursday, May 7, 2015

SANDAG launches grant program for students' active transportation
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150504czl&_t=SANDAG+launches+grant+program+for+students+active+transportation&456#.VUvhmflVhBc

New Houses Won’t Drain Our Water Supply
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/land-use/new-houses-wont-drain-our-water-supply

Executive Order B-30-15 And CEQA GHG Analysis: Evolving Uncertainty At The Intersection Of Law, Policy And Science
http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/executive-order-b-30-15-and-ceqa-ghg-ana-98728/?utm_source=JD-Supra-eMail-Digests

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

New Houses Won’t Drain Our Water Supply
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/land-use/new-houses-wont-drain-our-water-supply/

SANDAG launches grant program for students' active transportation
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150504czl&_t=SANDAG+launches+grant+program+for+students+active+transportation#.VUjhno5VhHw

Bicycle Rodeo This Sunday
http://www.coronadonewsca.com/news/coronado_island_news/bicycle-rodeo-this-sunday/article_b3970396-f279-11e4-870a-4332252a6722.html

Monday, May 4, 2015

North County cities eye sea level studies
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/may/01/coastal-cities-wade-into-climate-change-talks/

California Greenhouse Gas Mandates Keep Coming— Governor Orders 40 Percent Reductions Below 1990 Levels by 2030
http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/california-greenhouse-gas-mandates-keep-04171/

California greenhouse gas mandates keep coming
http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=7f09e73d-f1d7-4d2b-a8e6-2681135c56a6

Will Brown’s 40% Executive Order Squeeze Regions Via SB 375?
http://www.cp-dr.com/node/3727

Friday, May 1, 2015

San Diego Bicycle Coalition Rides Into Bike Month
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/apr/30/san-diego-and-bicycle-coalition-ride-bike-month

San Diego County Leaders Kick Off Bike Month
http://www.osidenews.com/2015/05/01/san-diego-county-leaders-kick-off-bike-month

Thursday, April 30, 2015

SANDAG offer transportation draft plan
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/04/sandag-offer-transportation-draft-plan/

Mixed reviews on Caltrans meeting
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/04/mixed-reviews-on-caltrans-meeting/

Public asked to comment on regional transportation plan
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/04/public-asked-to-comment-on-regional-transportation-plan/

Authorities say regional crime rates dropped to 35-year lows
http://www.valleycenter.com/Articles-News-c-2015-04-29-91592.113122-Authorities-say-regional-crime-rates-dropped-to-35year-lows.html

SANDAG report: VC crime dropped from 2010 to 2014
http://www.valleycenter.com/Articles-News-c-2015-04-29-91596.113122-SANDAG-report-VC-crime-dropped-from-2010-to-2014.html

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Caltrans freeway projects meeting draws large crowd
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/28/oceanside-interchange-meeting/

SANDAG OPENS PUBLIC COMMENTS ON NEW REGIONAL PLAN, ANNOUNCES HEARINGS: SEEKS LOCATIONS IN EAST COUNTY
http://www.eastcountymagazine.org/sandag-opens-public-comments-new-regional-plan-announces-hearings-seeks-locations-east-county

May is Bike Month. GO by BIKE!
http://www.delmar.ca.us/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=142

New Traffic-Enforcement Tech Peers Into Your Car and Counts Passengers
http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2015/04/28/automated_vehicle_occupancy_detection_looks_in_cars_counts_passengers_records.html

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Transit System Gets Perfect Score in Federal Review
http://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2015/04/27/transit-system-gets-perfect-score-in-federal-review

NCTD advises of complete rail closure this weekend, May 2-3
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/nctd-advises-of-complete-rail-closure-this-weekend-may/article_63efcb9e-ed55-11e4-8a77-1b4db44ab4ff.html

Violent crime hits 35-year-low
http://www.ramonasentinel.com/news/2015/apr/24/violent-crime-hits-35-year-low

San Diego reveals long-term rail vision
http://www.railjournal.com/index.php/north-america/san-diego-reveals-long-term-rail-vision.html

SANDAG releases 35-year regional plan
http://www.railwayage.com/index.php/news/sandag-releases-35-year-regional-plan.html

Automated Vehicle Occupancy Detection Knows Exactly Who's in Your Car
http://gizmodo.com/automated-vehicle-occupancy-detection-knows-exactly-who-1700605598

New Tech to Watch: Automated Vehicle Occupancy Detection
https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/04/another-surveillance-technology-watch-automatic-vehicle-occupancy-detection

CAGTC elects Szabo, four others to board; names new executive director
http://www.progressiverailroading.com/people/news/CAGTC-elects-Szabo-four-others-to-board-names-new-executive-director--44263

Monday, April 27, 2015

SANDAG Releases 35-Year Growth Plan For San Diego County
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/apr/24/sandag-releases-35-year-growth-plan-san-diego-coun/

SANDAG predicts 82 percent multifamily units by 2050
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150424czk&_t=SANDAG+predicts+82+percent+multifamily+units+by+2050#.VT55qSFVhBc

SANDAG DEVELOPMENT PLAN: $200B OVER NEXT 35 YEARS
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/SANDAG-200B-plan-over-next-30-years--301240021.html

SANDAG's 35-year regional plan up for public review
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/sandag-s--year-regional-plan-up-for-public-review/article_5501a0e6-eaba-11e4-88fd-7b2a56c3358e.html

Regional Plan Prepares for 1 Million More People by 2050
http://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2015/04/24/regional-plan-prepares-for-1-million-more-people-by-2050/

San Diego crime rate falls to lowest in 35 years
http://sandiego.suntimes.com/sd-news/7/92/119580/san-diego-crime-rate-falls-lowest-35-years/

Friday, April 24, 2015

READER'S EDITORIAL: NEW REPORT SHOWS SAN DIEGO URGENTLY NEEDS MAJOR INVESTMENT IN PUBLIC TRANSIT
http://www.eastcountymagazine.org/readers-editorial-new-report-shows-san-diego-urgently-needs-major-investment-public-transit

Thursday, April 23, 2015

County's crime hit 35-year-low in 2014
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/22/crime-rate-trend-statistics-2014-sandag/

Proposed rail trail needs work in Encinitas, neighbors say
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/22/proposed-rail-trail-needs-work-in-encinitas/

San Diego County’s Violent Crime Rate Falls To Lowest Figure In 35 Years
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/apr/22/san-diego-countys-violent-crime-rate-falls-lowest-/

Violent and Property Crime Rate in San Diego County Reach 35-Year Low, Homicide Rates Up
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Crime-Rate-in-County-Falls-in-2014-300971201.html

San Diego's crime rate falls to its lowest in 35 years
http://www.cbs8.com/story/28876450/san-diegos-crime-rate-falls-to-its-lowest-in-35-years

Safe county? San Diego violent crime rate hits 35-year low
http://www.10news.com/news/safe-san-diego-violent-crime-rate-hits-35-year-low

SAN DIEGO VIOLENT CRIME RATE LOWEST IN 35-YEARS
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/San-Diego-violent-crime-rate-lowest-in-35-years--300942571.html

San Diego's crime rate falls to its lowest in 35 years
http://www.760kfmb.com/story/28876450/san-diegos-crime-rate-falls-to-its-lowest-in-35-years

Crime Rate Falls to 35-Year Low in San Diego Region
http://timesofsandiego.com/crime/2015/04/22/crime-rate-falls-to-35-year-low-in-san-diego-region/

Let's talk about the Coastal Rail Trail
http://www.seasidecourier.com/opinion/let-s-talk-about-the-coastal-rail-trail/article_8b3e3f82-e7dd-11e4-b799-77fee2d33d59.html

Encinitas residents divided over location of rail trail route
http://www.encinitasadvocate.com/news/2015/apr/22/encinitas-coastal-rail-trail-san-elijo-bike-path/

San Diego crime rate falls to lowest in 35 years
http://sandiego.suntimes.com/sd-news/7/92/119580/san-diego-crime-rate-falls-lowest-35-years

San Diego County's crime hit 35-year-low in 2014
http://www.freenewspos.com/en/major-cities-news-article/c/3671144/cities/san-diego-county-39-s-crime-hit-35-year-low-in-2014

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Safe county? San Diego violent crime rate hits 35-year low
http://www.10news.com/news/safe-san-diego-violent-crime-rate-hits-35-year-low

Crime Rate Falls to 35-Year Low in San Diego Region
http://timesofsandiego.com/crime/2015/04/22/crime-rate-falls-to-35-year-low-in-san-diego-region/

Coronado Bicycle Rodeo And Festival
http://www.coronadonewsca.com/news/coronado_city_news/coronado-bicycle-rodeo-and-festival/article_67cd6a00-e846-11e4-a8f7-dfa8f2e2ce11.html

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

HNTB recognized with Outstanding Performance Award for Calmentor Mentor-Protégé Program in San Diego
http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12668095.htm

Let's talk about the Coastal Rail Trail
http://www.seasidecourier.com/opinion/let-s-talk-about-the-coastal-rail-trail/article_8b3e3f82-e7dd-11e4-b799-77fee2d33d59.html

Monday, April 20, 2015

San Diego County Postpones Vote On Growth Policy
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/apr/20/county-postpones-vote-key-policy-affecting-new-dev/

New cameras could catch carpool lane violators
http://fox5sandiego.com/2015/04/17/new-cameras-could-catch-carpool-lane-cheaters/

Carlsbad seeks to further reduce energy use
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/04/carlsbad-seeks-to-further-reduce-energy-use/

ROSARITO MAYOR ATTENDED SANDAG MEETING
http://www.bajatimes.com/articlesDetail.asp?sid=3759

Friday, April 17, 2015

New camera may catch carpool violators
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/16/camera-carpool-violators-interstate-15/

Coastal Rail Trail focus of upcoming Encinitas meeting
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/coastal-rail-trail-focus-of-upcoming-encinitas-meeting/article_3fd226e2-e4ce-11e4-b9c4-6bd112f1c10b.html

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Rincon tribe gives $9.5 million for roads
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/15/rincon-roads-harrahs-improvements/

Bayshore Bikeway Curb Removed
http://www.10news.com/news/dangerous-curb-in-bike-lane-now-being-removed-after-issue-brought-to-attention-of-city-041515

San Diegans Fight Rail Through Downtown Park
http://www.courthousenews.com/2015/04/14/san-diegans-fight-rail-through-downtown-park.htm

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

On the agenda: What's ahead for city councils, school boards
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/13/meeting-schedules-city-councils-school-boards/2/?#article-copy

GO by BIKE gets San Diego moving
http://www.discoversd.com/news/2015/apr/09/go-by-bike-san-diego/

Monday, April 13, 2015

Boom or Doom? Huge projects loom
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/11/development-north-county-housing-boom/

Bikeway Village And Palm Avenue Mixed Use Projects Topics At IB City Council Meeting
http://www.imperialbeachnewsca.com/news/article_f04ad900-e155-11e4-832e-dbff645943fa.html

Friday, April 10, 2015

The green people are back
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/apr/09/ticker-green-people-are-back-mr-mayor/

Thursday, April 9, 2015

New camera spies carpool cheaters on Interstate 15
http://www.cbs8.com/story/28762544/new-camera-spies-carpool-cheaters-on-interstate-15

SANDAG, Caltrans preserve 50.5 acres of coastal habitat
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150408czh&_t=SANDAG+Caltrans+preserve+505+acres+of+coastal+habitat&98#.VSbN5Mt0x9A

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

More land added to Batiquitos reserve
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/07/more-land-added-to-batiquitos-reserve/

Batiquitos Lagoon Land To Be Preserved As Mitigation For Freeway Widening
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/apr/07/batiquitos-lagoon-land-be-preserved-mitigation-fre/

6 Months In, San Diego’s New Rapid Bus Line Boosts Ridership But Not Speed
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/apr/07/six-months-san-diegos-new-rapid-bus-line-boosts-ri/

Acres of Coastal Habitat Near Batiquitos Lagoon To Be Preserved
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/505-Acres-of-Coastal-Habitat-Bordering-Batiquitos-Lagoon-To-Be-Preserved-298982201.html

50 ACRES OF LAND NEAR BATIQUITOS LAGOON PURCHASED FOR PRESERVATION
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/50-acres-of-Carlsbad-land-purchased-for-preservation--298976581.html

Land around Batiquitos Lagoon to be preserved
http://www.cbs8.com/story/28745174/land-around-batiquitos-lagoon-to-be-preserved

Land around Batiquitos Lagoon to be preserved
http://www.760kfmb.com/story/28745174/land-around-batiquitos-lagoon-to-be-preserved

SANDAG Adds 50 Acres to Batiquitos Lagoon for Preservation
http://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2015/04/07/sandag-adds-50-acres-to-batiquitos-lagoon-for-preservation/

SANDAG buys 50 acres in Batiquitos Lagoon
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/04/sandag-buys-50-acres-in-batiquitos-lagoon/

Let's talk about SANDAG's open-space purchase
http://www.seasidecourier.com/opinion/let-s-talk-about-sandag-s-open-space-purchase/article_259c70de-ddb7-11e4-acf8-4f6b40212d31.html

SANDAG announces Batiquitos Lagoon open space purchase
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/sandag-announces-batiquitos-lagoon-open-space-purchase/article_e35c7834-dd7c-11e4-8aac-af91ae0f55fe.html

50.5 acres of coastal habitat acquired for open space
http://www.encinitasadvocate.com/news/2015/apr/07/batiquitos-bluffs-acquired-open-space/

SANDAG to present bike plan for North Park neighborhood
http://sdgln.com/news/2015/04/08/sandag-present-bike-plan-north-park-neighborhood#sthash.f7JLw4FK.dpbs

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Bikeway Village gets final go-ahead
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/06/bikeway-village-gets-final-go-ahead/

Relax, Mission Valley Can Handle All That Development
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/opinion/relax-mission-valley-can-handle-all-that-development/

Bonkers for bikeways
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/apr/07/stringers-plaza-bonita-sweetwater-bikeways-connect/

Cases pending before the California Supreme Court on climate change may foreshadow federal law challenges
http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=50100ec4-7c29-48aa-8553-a3d25f7ef5ef

Monday, April 6, 2015

North County branding plan to be unveiled
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/05/carlsbad-escondido-branding-north-county/

Friday, April 3, 2015

Less arrests, fewer inmates under Prop 47
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/apr/02/prop-47-misdemeanor-update-jail-population

SANDAG Study Examines Local Effects of Proposition 47
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/SANDAG-Examines-Effects-of-Prop-47-298511251.html

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

How they voted: Results from council, school board meetings
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/31/meeting-results-school-boards-city-councils/

A crisis in the making: SD housing supply
http://www.sddt.com/Commentary/article.cfm?Commentary_ID=200&SourceCode=20150331tzc&_t=A+crisis+in+the+making+SD+housing+supply#.VRwOVPzF-gQ

Monday, March 30, 2015

Merchants fret bike plan will take parking
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/27/SANDAG-bikeways-project-conflict-uptown/

Bike lane plan threatens prime Hillcrest parking
http://www.cbs8.com/story/28639174/bike-lane-plan-threatens-prime-hillcrest-parking

Everything is Just Two Wheels Away
http://www.sandiegomagazine.com/San-Diego-Magazine/April-2015/Everything-is-Just-Two-Wheels-Away/

Encinitas City Council discusses $41M in capital improvements
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/encinitas-city-council-discusses-m-in-capital-improvements/article_ee9df3e0-d3ad-11e4-8445-fb685d9e2a3d.html

Passionate Pleas for Safer San Diego Streets Fall on Deaf Ears at Uptown Planners Meeting
http://obrag.org/?p=93316

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Debate Stirs Over Proposed Hillcrest Bike Lanes
http://fox5sandiego.com/2015/03/25/debate-stirs-over-proposed-hillcrest-bike-lanes

Passionate Pleas for Safer San Diego Streets fall on Deaf Ears at Uptown Planners Meeting
http://sandiegofreepress.org/2015/03/passionate-pleas-for-safer-san-diego-streets-fall-on-deaf-ears-at-uptown-planners-meeting

Uptown Residents Battle Over Bike Lanes
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Uptown-Residents-Battle-Over-Bike-Lanes-297524891.html

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

BICYCLE PLAN HAS SAN DIEGO COMMUNITIES FIRED UP
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/Bicycle-plan-has-San-Diego-communities-fired-up-297486351.html

Uptown Residents Battle Over Bike Lanes
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Uptown-Residents-Battle-Over-Bike-Lanes-297524891.html

Uptown bike path plan divides more than streets
http://www.10news.com/news/uptown-bike-path-plan-divides-more-than-streets

San Diego County Bike Coalition backs Uptown Bike Corridor project
http://www.sdgln.com/social/2015/03/24/sandiego-county-bike-coalition-backs-uptown-bike-corridor-project#sthash.PgNfqGQ8.dpbs

The Uptown Battle for Safer Bike Routes
http://obrag.org/?p=93156

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Meeting schedules: What's ahead for local government
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/23/agendas-meeting-schedules-councils-school-boards/2/?#article-copy

From the dais: Results from city council, school board meetings
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/23/results-north-local-government-meetings/

Pedestrian-unfriendly in Hillcrest?
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/mar/23/stringers-pedestrian-friendly-hillcrest-university/

Monday, March 23, 2015

Sacramento Report: The Chamber’s Capitol Wish List
http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/government/sacramento-report-the-chambers-capitol-wish-list/

SANDAG's bike plan: Two public meetings, a petition and vandalism
http://www.sdgln.com/social/2015/03/20/sandag-bike-plan-2-public-meetings-petition-vandalism#sthash.hiTDBXdY.dpbs

SANDAG plans to expand Regional Bike Network
http://www.sdnews.com/view/full_story/26533529/article-SANDAG-plans-to-expand-Regional-Bike-Network-?instance=update1

In Case You're Confused by the Two San Diego Climate Lawsuits
http://www.planetizen.com/node/74917

Friday, March 20, 2015

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT FOR BUENA VISTA LAGOON COMING SOON
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/19/tp-environmental-impact-report-for-buena-vista/all/?print

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Del Mar applies for $155,000 in SANDAG transportation funding
http://www.delmartimes.net/news/2015/mar/19/del-mar-sandag-grants/

Is California Really Going to Mandate an 80% Reduction in Greenhouse Gases Below 1990 Levels by 2050?
http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/is-california-really-going-to-mandate-an-66010/

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

How they voted: City council, school board results
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/17/how-voted-meetings-city-councils-school-boards/

Downtown San Diego Construction Fueling ‘Urban Renaissance’
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/mar/17/downtown-san-diego-construction-fueling-urban-rena/

SANDAG LAUNCHES EFFORT TO GET SD COUNTY RESIDENTS TO BICYCLE MORE
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/SANDAG-launches-new-effort-to-get-San-Diego-county-residents-to-bicycle-more-296525101.html

Could California Supreme Court Review Of San Diego’s Transportation Plan Soon Be Moot?
http://legal-planet.org/2015/03/17/could-california-supreme-court-review-of-san-diegos-transportation-plan-soon-be-moot/

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

SANDAG LAUNCHES EFFORT TO GET SD COUNTY RESIDENTS TO BICYCLE MORE
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/SANDAG-launches-new-effort-to-get-San-Diego-county-residents-to-bicycle-more-296525101.html

Change.org petition to SANDAG: “Keep University Ave. open”
http://sdgln.com/2015/03/16/changeorg-petition-sandag-keep-university-ave-open#sthash.XcNxyXg5.dpbs

Monday, March 16, 2015

Case could set climate change precedent
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/13/climate-change-sandag-san-diego-county-sierra-club/

Ruling on SANDAG Transportation Plan to Get State Supreme Court Review
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Ruling-on-SANDAG-Transportation-Plan-to-Get-State-Supreme-Court-Review-296436231.html

Ruling on SANDAG Transportation Plan to Get State Supreme Court Review
http://sdbj.com/news/2015/mar/15/ruling-sandag-transportation-plan-get-state-suprem/

Ruling on SANDAG Transportation Plan to Get State Supreme Court Review
http://sandiego.cityandpress.com/node/9281203

Daily Business Report-March 13, 2015  (California Supreme Court to Review SANDAG’s Transportation Plan)
http://www.sandiegometro.com/2015/03/daily-business-report-march-13-2015/

CA SUPREME COURT ACCEPTS SANDAG REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION PLAN CASE ON NARROW CLIMATE CHANGE ISSUE
http://www.eastcountymagazine.org/ca-supreme-court-accepts-sandag-regional-transportation-plan-case-narrow-climate-change-issue

California Supreme Court Grants SANDAG Request for Review
http://www.osidenews.com/2015/03/13/california-supreme-court-grants-sandag-request-for-review/

Group call for bridge toll reinstatement, hopes to reduce traffic
http://www.ecoronado.com/profiles/blogs/group-call-for-bridge-toll-to-reduce-traffic-150320152130

CA Land Use & Development Law Report: California Supreme Court Grants Review of Decision Invalidating SANDAG Regional Transportation Plan*
http://bayplanningcoalition.org/2015/03/ca-land-use-development-law-report-california-supreme-court-grants-review-of-decision-invalidating-sandag-regional-transportation-plan/

Supreme Court Will Review CEQA Decision Invalidating SANDAG’s 2050 RTP
http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/supreme-court-will-review-ceqa-decision-46340/

California Supreme Court Grants Review of Decision Invalidating SANDAG Regional Transportation Plan
http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/california-supreme-court-grants-review-o-50592/

CEQA Alert UPDATE: Petitions for Review Filed in Greenhouse Gas and ICCTA Preemption Cases
http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/ceqa-alert-update-petitions-for-review-92852/

Calif. Supreme Court takes up 'historic' environmental docket
http://www.eenews.net/stories/1060015021

San Diego's Trolley is just the beginning of an extensive countywide rail network
http://greatergreaterwashington.org/post/26011/san-diegos-trolley-is-just-the-beginning-of-an-extensive-county-wide-rail-network/

United States: California Supreme Court Will Hear Suit On SANDAG’s Transportation Plan
http://www.mondaq.com/unitedstates/x/381572/Environmental+Law/California+Supreme+Court+Will+Hear+Suit+On+SANDAGs+Transportation+Plan

Friday, March 13, 2015

California Supreme Court To Review SANDAG’s Transportation Plan
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/mar/12/california-supreme-court-review-sandags-transporta/

State high court to review SANDAG lawsuit
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150312czj&_t=State+high+court+to+review+SANDAG+lawsuit

State Supreme Court to review SANDAG transportation plan
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/state-supreme-court-to-review-sandag-transportation-plan/article_6376d246-c917-11e4-aca6-771711071295.html

There is a will for the Bayshore Bikeway. Two areas of concern on the 24-mile path will be worked out
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/mar/12/stringers-bayshore-bikeway-roadblocks/

SANDAG Case Accepted by California Supreme Court
http://www.cp-dr.com/node/3697

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Busy week ahead for school boards, city councils
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/10/agendas-meetings-north-city-councils-school-boards/

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

NBC 7 interviewed Dr. Cynthia Burke, Director of Criminal Justice Research at SANDAG, on March 10 about a new report on chronic juvenile offenders.
Video not available online

KOGO interviewed Dr. Cynthia Burke, Director of Criminal Justice Research at SANDAG, on March 10 about a new report on chronic juvenile offenders.
Audio not available online

Monday, March 9, 2015

Planned roadway upgrades could get funding boost
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/03/planned-roadway-upgrades-could-get-funding-boost/

Path invites visitors to uncover hidden treasure along the Silver Strand
http://www.ecoronado.com/profiles/blogs/hidden-treasure-along-the-silver-strand-080320151814

Friday, March 6, 2015

Rail trail might take detour in Encinitas
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/05/encinitas-rail-trail-might-trim-lane-from-coast/

Highway 101 being eyed for first segment of Encinitas rail trail
http://www.encinitasadvocate.com/news/2015/mar/05/encinitas-coastal-rail-trail-highway/

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Fix the cracks, leave the potholes. Road repair dilemma in Chula Vista
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/mar/04/citylights2-fix-cracks-leave-potholes/

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

VISTA REVIEWS RULE REVISIONS FOR UPGRADING DOWNTOWN
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/mar/04/tp-vista-reviews-rule-revisions-for-upgrading/

$95 million approved to repair historic Georgia Street bridge
http://sdgln.com/news/2015/03/03/95-million-approved-repair-historic-georgia-street-bridge#sthash.1uY0xrkV.dpbs

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Change.org petition to SANDAG calls for keeping University Avenue open
http://sdgln.com/news/2015/03/03/changeorg-petition-sandag-calls-keeping-university-avenue-open#sthash.dMf6f6uW.dpbs

Informational meeting on SR76 project March 3
http://live.thevillagenews.com/announcements/informational-meeting-on-sr76-project-march-3/

Monday, March 2, 2015

Solana Beach applies for $2M in SANDAG grants
http://www.seasidecourier.com/news/solana-beach-applies-for-m-in-sandag-grants/article_36b3499c-bf0d-11e4-9350-8f171d4a1bf4.html

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Genesee Avenue overpass at I-5 to get makeover
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150226cre&_t=Genesee+Avenue+overpass+at+I5+to+get+makeover#.VO9gxrd0x9A

Local agencies to modernize second-busiest intercity passenger rail corridor in US
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150226crb&_t=Local+agencies+to+modernize+secondbusiest+intercity+passenger+rail+corridor+in+US#.VO9hLrd0x9A

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

What's ahead for city councils, school boards
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/feb/23/whats-ahead-north-city-councils-school-boards/

Monday, February 23, 2015

Sacramento Report: A Guide to the 2016 Megaballot
http://voiceofsandiego.org/topics/government/sacramento-report-guide-2016-megaballot/

HBA presents development options for 'Pride Plaza'
http://sdgln.com/news/2015/02/23/hillcrest-business-association-development-options-pride-plaza#sthash.kSaj6ht5.dpbs

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Chamber Members Support Infrastructure Tax
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150218czj&_t=Chamber+members+support+infrastructure+tax#.VOZDCPnF98E

Carlsbad Boulevard Realignment Program Forges ahead
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/02/carlsbad-boulevard-realignment-program-forges-ahead/

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Study: Incarceration not behind crime drop
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/feb/14/crime-study-mass-incarceration-brennan-center/2/?#article-copy

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Early data shows North County crime drop
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/feb/14/north-county-crime-down-2014-arjis-data/

Early plans to raise transportation funds
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/feb/15/transportation-funding-financing-san-diego-roads/

Fix the flooding, fix the roads
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/feb/16/stringers-grantville-planners-environmental-impact/

Contract OK’d for street, sidewalk upgrades on Jimmy Durante
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/02/contract-okd-for-street-sidewalk-upgrades-on-jimmy-durante/

Friday, February 13, 2015

SANDAG report cites felony arrest increase
http://sdnews.com/view/full_story/26465981/article-SANDAG-report-cites-felony-arrest-increase?instance=update1

Report: DUI Arrests Down But Felony Arrests Up
http://sdnews.com/view/full_story/26465981/article-SANDAG-report-cites-felony-arrest-increase?instance=update1

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Smart Growth America Rates L.A. Metro Complete Streets Policy in Top Ten
http://la.streetsblog.org/2015/02/11/smart-growth-america-rates-l-a-metro-complete-streets-policy-in-top-ten/

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

San Diego sees spike in felony arrest rate
http://www.10news.com/news/san-diego-sees-increase-in-felony-arrest-rate

San Diego adult felony arrests up 8 percent, DUI arrests down 31 percent
http://www.kusi.com/story/28075991/san-diego-adult-felony-arrests-up-8-percent-dui-arrests-down-31-percent

Monday, February 9, 2015

Bar servers can aid in reducing drunken driving
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/feb/05/bar-servers-drunken-driving-restaurants/

Friday, February 6, 2015

Wanna Fix San Diego’s Housing Crisis? Start Here
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2015/02/05/wanna-fix-san-diegos-housing-crisis-start-here/

2 Caltrans projects expected to change University City
http://www.10news.com/news/2-caltrans-projects-expected-to-change-university-city

Transportation budget would extend trolley from Old Town to University City
http://www.kusi.com/story/28028435/transportation-budget-would-extend-trolley-from-old-town-to-university-city

Trolley extension funding, I-5 improvements lead transit projects
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150205czf&548#.VNT5ord0x9A

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Caltrans hears from public on I-5/ SR 78 interchange
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/02/caltrans-hears-from-public-on-i-5-sr-78-interchange/

New bicycle master plan rides into Vista
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2015/02/new-bicycle-master-plan-rides-into-vista/

New Trolley’s to Serve San Diego’s Blue Line
http://www.railresource.com/content/?p=18779

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Obama Budget Has $150 Million For Mid-Coast Trolley Line
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/feb/03/obama-budget-has-150-million-mid-coast-line/

SANDAG weighs sales-tax increase on 2016 ballot
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150202cze&_t=SANDAG+weighs+salestax+increase+on+2016+ballot#.VND1_dLF-gQ

Greatest Hits of 2014 Land Use Law, Pt. 1: CEQA
http://www.cp-dr.com/node/3680

Monday, February 2, 2015

No trolley in my backyard
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/jan/30/ticker-friends-rose-canyon-trolley-environmental/#

Highlights from the City Manager's Weekly Update: Crime Alert -- String of Car Burglaries
http://www.ecoronado.com/profiles/blogs/highlights-from-the-city-manager-s-weekly-010220152020

Friday, January 30, 2015

Local organizations questions SANDAG retreat location
http://www.10news.com/news/local-organization-questions-sandags-retreat-location

Public Workshop: I-5, SR-78 Interchange Project
http://www.osidenews.com/2015/01/23/public-workshop-5-sr-78-interchange-project/

San Diego upgrades Blue Line with Low-Floor Trolley Cars
http://www.metro-magazine.com/rail/news/293317/san-diego-upgrades-blue-line-with-low-floor-trolley-cars

Mass Transit: MTS Upgrades Blue Line Trolleys
http://www.masstransitmag.com/press_release/12039823/mts-upgrades-blue-line-trolleys

San Diego Transit Agency Launches New Low-Floor Trolley Cars
http://www.progressiverailroading.com/passenger_rail/news/San-Diego-transit-agency-launches-new-lowfloor-trolley-cars--43374

San Diego Trolley rolls out new low-floor vehicles to Blue Line
http://trn.trains.com/news/news-wire/2015/01/san-diego-trolley-rolls-out-new-low-floor-vehicles-to-blue-line

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Chaos in California's environmental planning?
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/jan/28/environmental-planning-SANDAG-state-appeal/

Councilman Gloria pushes to use TransNet funds
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150128czk&_t=Councilman+Gloria+pushes+to+use+TransNet+funds#.VMqDOLd0x9A

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Santee Park Watch program gets new wheels
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/jan/27/santee-park-watch-program-new-wheels/

Monday, January 26, 2015

What happens when you bring sand to the beach. I.B. homeowners claim SANDAG created a flood hazard
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/jan/24/ticker-what-happens-when-you-bring-sand-beach/

Thursday, January 22, 2015

All the Fuss about One Paseo in One Placeo
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2015/01/21/all-the-fuss-about-one-paseo-in-one-placeo/

Monday, January 20, 2015

Tijuana Innovadora looks ahead
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/jan/16/tijuana-innovadora-looks-ahead/

New zoning along new trolley line?
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/jan/19/morena-boulevard-trolley-height-zoning-clairemont/

Chargers stadium vs. money to schools
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/jan/16/chargers-stadium-economic-roundtable-nfl-usd/

Tijuana talks spotlight education, environment, fashion
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150116czn&_t=Education+environment+fashion+spotlighted+in+Tijuana+talks#.VL6dr9LF-gQ

New development, old issues dotted 2014 landscape
http://sandiegonewsroom.com/new-development-old-issues-dotted-2014-landscape/

Friday, January 16, 2015

Top Influentials special supplement: San Diego Association of Governments
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150116crao&_t=San+Diego+Association+of+Governments#.VLlQ6bd0x9A

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Q&A with Gary Gallegos (article starts at page 18)
http://issuu.com/calcontractor/docs/cam_forecast_issue_2015/0

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The State of San Diego’s Surveillance State
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2015/01/14/the-state-of-san-diegos-surveillance-state/

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Brown vows to fix CA’s crumbling roads
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2015/jan/11/roads-governor-brown-sacramento-transportation/

New border entry planned east of Otay
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/jan/13/stringers-new-border-entry-planned-east-otay/

Friday, January 9, 2015

Fact Check: San Diego’s dearth of law land
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2015/01/09/fact-check-san-diegos-dearth-of-raw-land/

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

San Diego County’s Meth Problem Not Going Away
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/jan/06/san-diego-countys-meth-problem-not-going-away/

Tuesday January 6, 2015

Construction Agenda: CV Council expected to OK freeway agreement
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20150105cya&_t=Construction+Agenda+CV+Council+expected+to+OK+freeway+agreement&38#.VKwQUdLF-gQ

Yes, CEQA Reform Is Possible
http://www.citywatchla.com/lead-stories-hidden/8145-yes-ceqa-reform-is-possible

Monday January 5, 2015

MTS Will Offer Free Wi-Fi on Three Routes
http://ucsdguardian.org/2015/01/04/mts-will-offer-free-wi-fi-three-routes/

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Train track trenching considered in Village
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2014/12/train-track-trenching-considered-in-village/

Subcommittee will look at effects of sea level rise on Encinitas
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2014/12/train-track-trenching-considered-in-village/

SANDAG offers $15 million in grants
https://thecoastnews.com/blog/2014/12/sandag-offers-15-million-in-grants/

Hottest Topics of the Year in 2014
http://www.eastcountymagazine.org/hottest-topics-year-2014

San Diego to Bring Wi-Fi to Bus Commuters
http://www.launch3telecom.com/news/san-diego-to-bring-wi-fi-to-bus-commuters/

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Urbanism Took a Beating in 2014
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2014/12/29/urbanism-took-a-beating-in-2014/

The Most Explosive Opinions of 2014
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2014/12/30/the-most-explosive-opinions-of-2014-2/

More commuters look to Metro van pools as alternative to solo driving
http://www.latimes.com/local/countygovernment/la-me-van-pooling-20141230-story.html

Monday, December 29, 2014

Caltrans schedules freeway closures
http://www.cbs8.com/story/27708048/caltrans-schedules-freeway-closures

Freeway closures postponed to early 2015
http://www.kusi.com/story/27708049/freeway-closures-postponed-to-early-2015

Caltrans awards freeway project to Flatiron West
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20141224czi&_t=Caltrans+awards+freeway+project+to+Flatiron+West#.VKGFDsABA

Border waits edge up with more traffic
http://www.sddt.com/news/article.cfm?SourceCode=20141223czf&_t=Border+waits+edge+up+with+more+traffic#.VKGFBsABA

Work on I-805 in South Bay Postponed Until 2015
http://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2014/12/25/work-805-south-bay-postponed-till-2015/

La Jolla's Year in Review - 2014: A Year in Motion
http://www.lajollalight.com/news/2014/dec/24/2014-a-year-in-motion/

When good toll roads go bad
http://www.nwitimes.com/business/transportation/when-good-toll-roads-go-bad/article_cfb056e1-87af-561a-934a-a67b900d9962.html

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Blame the geeks
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2014/dec/22/ticker-blame-geeks/

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Smart growth grants available via SANDAG
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20141222cza&_t=Smart+growth+grants+available+via+SANDAG#.VJmPJNCcA

Monday, December 22, 2014

Study finds stark contrasts in opportunity in state, region
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/dec/22/tp-study-finds-stark-contrasts-in-opportunity-in/

EconoMeter: Biggest surprise of 2014
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/dec/19/econometer-surprise-2014/

Sup. Ron Roberts elected as SANDAG Vice Chair
http://www.sandiegocountynews.com/2014/12/19/sup-ron-roberts-elected-as-sandag-vice-chair/

Pilot project will connect 'Rapid Bus' and Internet
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2014/dec/19/pilot-project-will-connect-rapid-bus-and-internet/

Roundtable on Mexican farm labor, border traffic, Chula Vista politics
http://www.kpbs.org/news/2014/dec/19/roundtable-mexican-farm-labor-border-traffic-gover/

Some San Diego buses to offer wifi access
http://www.sandiego6.com/news/local/Some-San-Diego-buses-to-get-WiFi-access-286430171.html

Yes, CEQA reform is possible
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2014/12/22/yes-ceqa-reform-is-possible/

San Diego fights CA courts for its highway-happy plan to increase emissions
http://la.streetsblog.org/2014/12/19/san-diego-fights-ca-courts-for-its-highway-happy-plan-to-increase-emissions/ 

Friday, December 19, 2014

Coaster alcohol ban approved
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/dec/18/nctd-alcohol-train-coaster-drinking-ban/

Rapid to Give Wireless Internet Access One Year Pilot Test
http://timesofsandiego.com/tech/2014/12/19/rapid-give-wireless-internet-access-one-year-pilot-test/

Mayor And City Council Members Sworn Into Office
http://www.imperialbeachnewsca.com/news/article_a5e3f576-871a-11e4-b599-03a2361c4cfe.html

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Former Planning Director: SANDAG Ruling Got it Wrong
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2014/12/17/former-planning-director-sandag-ruling-got-it-wrong/

Battle royal over bicycles: Hillcrest vs. Mission Hills
http://sdgln.com/news/2014/12/18/battle-royal-bicycles-hillcrest-missionhills-sandiego#sthash.Hn8o5HEX.dpuf

The Chart That Toppled San Diego's Long-Term Transportation Plan
http://www.citylab.com/commute/2014/12/san-diegos-flawed-long-term-transportation-plan-gets-toppled/383850/

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

San Diego could thrive from pain
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2014/dec/17/citylights1-san-diego-could-thrive-pain/

Upgrades at US border crossing thrill commuters
http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/upgrades-us-border-crossing-thrill-commuters-27654642

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Well-being: How does San Diego measure up?
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/dec/15/portrait-California-report-measure-america/

Here’s How to Fix Your Transit Plan, SANDAG
http://voiceofsandiego.org/2014/12/15/heres-your-how-to-fix-your-transit-plan-sandag/

Local transportation projects get share of $254M state allocation
http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20141215cze&_t=Local+transportation+projects+get+share+of+254M+state+allocation#.VJBlntLF-gR

Fourth District’s split decision further complicates CEQA requirements surrounding GHG impact analysis and mitigation measures – dissent warns majority opinion will weaken and confuse the law
http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=3194522a-66be-4579-a9d5-b42852a1930f

Monday, December 15, 2014

Emerald tapped for No. 2 job
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/dec/12/lightner-council-committee-assignments/

Morning Report: SANDAG’s Remarkable Harmony
http://voi

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