Letter: Geographic Fairness in AHSC Grant Scoring

Circulate submitted a letter to the Strategic Growth Council regarding the staff recommendation for the San Diego region to receive zero funding from the California Strategic Growth Council’s Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities grant for Round 5. This follows Circulate's report released earlier this year with recommendations for how San Diego can receive its fair share of Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities funding.

Read the letter here [PDF]


Letter: Response to Proposed Emergency Ordinance for Temporary Outdoor Business Operations

Circulate submitted a letter with recommendations in response to the proposed Emergency Ordinance for Temporary Outdoor Business Permits currently being developed by the Development Services Department.

Read the full letter here [PDF]


Letter: Support for Amendment to San Diego Municipal Code 132.0505 Coastal Height Limit in the Midway District

Today, Circulate San Diego submitted a letter in support of the proposed Midway ballot measure. This ballot measure, which would remove the 30-foot height limit in the Midway-Pacific Highway Community Plan area, will enable the development of much-needed affordable housing units and will foster the goal of making this community a transit-and pedestrian-oriented destination accessible to everyone.

Read the full letter here [PDF]


Letter: Support for Office of Equity and Inclusion in FY 2021 Budget

Today, Circulate San Diego submitted a letter supporting Councilmember Montgomery's proposal to create a new Office of Equity and Inclusion through the FY 2021 Budget.

Read the full letter here [PDF].


Letter: Support for Community Planning Groups and Housing Production During COVID-19

Today, Circulate submitted a letter with recommendations for supporting Community Planning Groups and housing production during the COVID-19 crisis. The letter is co-signed by LISC San Diego, the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition, the Sustainable Growth Community Planners, and Circulate San Diego.

Read the letter here [PDF]


Letter: Curbside Permits to Help Businesses Creatively Use Parking and the Public Right of Way

Circulate supports the creation of a Curbside Permit to allow for the creative use of parking and the public right of way to operate outside and adhere to public safety guidelines.

We submitted a letter to County elected officials with recommendations for the development of a permit and the creation of design guidelines for easy implementation of Curbside Permits.

Read the full letter [PDF] and download our Design Guidelines Graphic Example [PDF], which is also below.


Letter: Curbside San Diego: A Pilot Program for Creative and Flexible Use of Public Right-of- Way, Helping Businesses During Downtown’s Economic Recovery

Circulate sign onto a letter from the Downtown San Diego Partnership in support of the creation of a curbside permit to allow for business and public use outdoors. Allowing restaurants, retail, live performances, and other uses will be an important part of San Diego's economic recovery from the COVID-19 crisis.

Read the letter here [PDF].


Letter: Recommendations for FY 2021 Budget

Circulate submitted a letter with revised recommendations for the FY 2021 budget, following the COVID-19 crisis and the May Revise.

Read the full letter here [PDF].


Letter: Essential Workers at MTS Deserve Essential Pay

Circulate signed onto a letter with IBEW Local 456 and ATU Local 1309 in support hazard pay for essential transit workers. The letter requests awarding a 10% Essential Worker Differential to employees represented by ATU and IBEW.

Read the letter here [PDF].


Sign-On Letter: Housing Production Legislation

Circulate San Diego signed onto a letter from a coalition of organizations urging the California legislature to bring forward major housing production legislation in the current legislative session. The letter includes several recommendations for housing issues to address in legislation this year.

Read the full letter here [PDF].



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