Affordable Housing


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During her time as a public servant, Black was a vocal proponent of housing and services for the homeless. In 2000, as president of the Downtown San Diego Partnership she served on an Ad Hoc Committee of dozens of civic leaders who came tog... more

Feb 17, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor


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The “new” ideas are sound. The follow-through is what will be crucial to bettering and possibly saving the lives of our region’s homeless populations of veterans and those with severe mental illnesses. more

Feb 10, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

Where will the San Diego Chargers call home? A public subsidy of, say, $600 million might convince our local NFL football team to stay in Mission Valley and play in a new billion-dollar-plus stadium (give or take about a hundred moving part... more

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Mar 4, 2015 12:00 AM News

The San Diego Housing Commission next week will propose to the City Council's Smart Growth and Land Use Committee a new plan for funding affordable housing and making market-rate housing cheaper.<a href=" more

Jul 9, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

In late January, Gov. Jerry Brown announced that he'd appointed Susan Riggs to the position of deputy secretary of housing policy at the state's Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency. It was good and bad news for left-leaning ... more

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