Is San Diego's Downtown redevelopment strategy a good fit for the city's most underserved neighborhoods? Absolutely, says Jeff Graham, outgoing president of Civic San Diego, the agency tasked with phasing out redevelopment under state law.</p... more

Feb 26, 2014 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

City-owned nonprofit Civic San Diego's plan to bring pedestrian-friendly commercial development to the working-class neighborhoods of Encanto and C... more

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Aug 3, 2011 12:00 AM News

As reported by Kelly Davis this week on CityBeat's news blog, the city of San Diego has, since 2010, paid a former redevelopment official $235,000 to provide “technical assistance” on efforts to house the homeless. more

Mar 2, 2011 12:00 AM News & Opinion

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Sep 8, 2010 12:00 AM News & Opinion

Quietly during the past few months, the developers of an approved hotel project on what's currently a vast concrete sea of parking spaces near the waterfront have been meeting with officials from the Port of San Diego, discussing the pos... more

Jul 28, 2010 12:00 AM News

Tommy Thompson has been cutting hair in downtown San Diego for the past 45 years. The genteel 73-year old is the sole barber at Tommy's Barber Shop on Broadway between Eighth and Ninth Avenues, a tiny, 100-square-foot anachronism, with its ... more

Jul 23, 2003 12:00 AM News

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