Press Release: Chula Vista City Council Adopts Vision Zero

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Media Contact: Maya Rosas
(310) 804-5256 | mrosas@circulatesd.org

Chula Vista City Council Adopts Vision Zero
Circulate San Diego Organizes Remote Public Participation Due to COVID-19
SAN DIEGO (March 18, 2020) – The City of Chula Vista City Council voted to adopt Vision Zero at its hearing last night (4-0 with Councilmember Steve Padilla absent). Vision Zero is the goal of ending all traffic fatalities and serious injuries for people walking, bicycling, driving, and any other form of transportation.
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Media Advisory: Chula Vista City Council to Vote on Adopting Vision Zero

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Media Contact: Maya Rosas

(310) 804-5256 | mrosas@circulatesd.org

Chula Vista City Council to Vote on Adopting Vision Zero

SAN DIEGO (March 17, 2020) – The City of Chula Vista City Council will consider adopting Vision Zero at its hearing today. Vision Zero is the goal of ending all traffic fatalities and serious injuries for people walking, bicycling, driving, and any other form of transportation. Circulate San Diego will be available throughout the day for in-person or phone interviews in English or Spanish.

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Submit Comments Online to Support Vision Zero in Chula Vista

The City of Chula Vista is voting on adopting a VIsion Zero resolution tomorrow, and now it's easy to participate from home! Instead of going in person to speak at public comment, you can submit public comment online, in fact, Chula Vista is encouraging it. 

Please submit a comment in support of Vision Zero! We support Chula Vista becoming a Vision Zero city, but their resolution needs to have a timeframe for accomplishing Vision Zero. We drafted some language below to make it easy for you to submit comments.

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Letter: AB 2062 (Support)

Today, Circulate San Diego submitted a letter in support of Assembly Bill 2062. Circulate supports this bill which would provide $5 million for SANDAG to conduct a study of higher speed and safety alternatives for the Los Angeles-San Diego-San Luis Obispo (LOSSAN) Rail Corridor in the County of San Diego.

Erosion of the Del Mar Bluffs is an imminent issue and we must allocate funds to identify a long-term solution for the corridor.

Read the full letter here [PDF].


Press Release: Circulate San Diego Urges City to Reform Community Planning Groups and Provides Options for Compliance with State and Local Laws

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Media Contact: Colin Parent

(619) 567-6856 - cparent@circulatesd.org

Circulate San Diego Urges City to Reform Community Planning Groups and Provides Options for Compliance with State and Local Laws

San Diego (March 5, 2020) – Today Circulate San Diego submitted a memorandum to the San Diego City Council that presents options for how they can reform Community Planning Groups.

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Memo: Options for the City Council on Community Planning Group Reform

Today, Circulate San Diego submitted a memorandum presenting options for how the City Council can reform Community Planning Groups, to comply with advice from the City Attorney.

While the Council has several options for how to proceed, the City Attorney has made clear that reform is required to meet the City’s legal obligations, and to ensure fairness and equity in the City’s decisionmaking. Not taking any action is not an option.

Read the full memorandum here [PDF].



Letter: ACA-1 (Support)

This week, Circulate submitted a letter in support of ACA-1. This bill would allow local governments to propose taxes for public infrastructure or affordable homes and require only a 55 percent vote for approval.

Read the full letter here [PDF].


AB 2345 (Support)

Circulate San Diego is co-sponsoring AB 2345 (Gonzalez), which will enhance California’s Density Bonus Law, a critical statewide program that encourages deed-restricted affordable and market rate development throughout California.

Read the full letter here [PDF]



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