MEDIA ADVISORY - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Maya Rosas
Press Conference: Circulate San Diego and Housing Advocates Call on SANDAG to Lead on Housing
Circulate San Diego will host a press conference with housing advocates and business leaders this morning to call on the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) to vote to accept the state’s housing needs determination. A vote to accept the housing determination would demonstrate the region’s leadership in the state on solving the housing crisis.Read more
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Did you know that May is designated as Bike Month? This past month we took part in several events and led others to make cycling in San Diego more accessible to diverse communities.Read more
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SAN DIEGO (May 30, 2018) – A 51-year-old man crossing 47th Street in a crosswalks in the Chollas View neighborhood was struck in a hit and run last night. At 8:04 P.M, the driver hit the man, in the illuminated crosswalk at Hartley Street, according to the San Diego Police Department’s Watch Commander’s Log.Read more
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San Diego Pushes Back on Boardwalk Scooter Ban
SAN DIEGO (May 22, 2018) – This afternoon, the San Diego City Council refused to pass a temporary ban on motorized scooters on the Mission Beach, Pacific Beach, and La Jolla Shores Boardwalks. Since the introduction of dockless bike and scooter share earlier this year, San Diegans have begun to use active transportation more than ever before. Circulate San Diego supports the use of dockless bike and scooter share as a form of transportation and spoke at City Council in opposition to the proposed ban.Read more
Circulate wrote a letter in support of the proposed Middle Income Bonus Program, which was heard at the Smart Growth and Land Use Committee on May 21st. Circulate’s advocacy shaped the current proposal to make it more compatible with the existing and successful affordable homes bonus program. Circulate recommends changes to the draft, to ensure the program advances the cause of affordability for all income levels.
Read the letter of support [PDF].