MEDIA ADVISORY - Remote viewing for AB 2345 hearing, to extend San Diego’s housing bonus program state-wide

MEDIA ADVISORY  – May 20, 2020

Contact: Colin Parent, Executive Director and General Counsel

619-567-6856 | cparent@circulatesd.org

Remote viewing for AB 2345 hearing, to extend San Diego’s housing bonus program state-wide

On May 20th, the California State Assembly will hold its first hearing on Assembly Bill 2345 from Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez, which would extend the City of San Diego’s successful enhancements to California’s housing bonus law state-wide.

When: Wednesday, May 20, 11:00 am

Where: View the hearing remotely at https://ahcd.assembly.ca.gov/hearings.

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Press Release - Circulate San Diego publishes “Good Bargain” report on the success of the City of San Diego’s housing bonus program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 19, 2020

Contact: Colin Parent, Executive Director and General Counsel
619-567-6856 | cparent@circulatesd.org

Circulate San Diego publishes “Good Bargain” report on the success of the City of San Diego’s housing bonus program

Today, Circulate San Diego released a new report titled “Good Bargain,” that details the success of the City of San Diego’s innovative Affordable Homes Bonus Program (AHBP) to produce more affordable and market-rate homes.

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Press Release: Drive, Bike, and Walk Safely During National Bicycle Safety Month

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                           
May 1, 2020

Contact: Colin Parent, Executive Director
(858) 442-7374 | cparent@circulatesd.org 

Drive, Bike, and Walk Safely During National Bicycle Safety Month

Circulate San Diego encourages everyone to “go safely” on new “slow streets,” and all streets, during National Bicycle Safety Month

San Diego, Calif. — May is Bicycle Safety Month and Circulate San Diego is encouraging people walking, driving, or riding their bikes to look out for one another while practicing social distancing measures.

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Press Release: Circulate Joins National Alliance to Tell White House: Transit Workers Need Better Protection from COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Maya Rosas, Director of Policy
310-804-5256 | mrosas@circulatesd.org

Circulate Joins National Alliance to Tell White House:
Transit Workers Need Better Protection from COVID-19

Circulate San Diego and broad alliance of labor, business, and community advocates demand White House and CDC supply better protective equipment and guidance to safeguard the transit workforce who ensure other essential workers can provide medical care, food, and basic necessities.


Today, Circulate San Diego joined dozens of unions, business groups, economic justice organizations, and local transit advocates from across the nation requesting Vice President Mike Pence and Dr. Deborah Birx, coordinator of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, strengthen federal coordination to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) for transit workers.
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Press Release: Essential Workers Rely on Transit in San Diego: New Circulate White Paper Released

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Colin Parent, Executive Director and General Counsel
619-567-6856 | cparent@circulatesd.org

Essential Workers Rely on Transit in San Diego: New Circulate White Paper Released

Today, Circulate San Diego released a new white paper, Essential Transit: How essential workers in the San Diego region continue to rely on transit while responding to COVID-19. This followed a virtual press conference with MTS and the Mayor of National City.

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Press Release: Chula Vista City Council Adopts Vision Zero

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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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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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Press and Photo Release: Report Urging Action on Affordable Housing and Transportation Funding Released at Press Conference with County Supervisor and Supporters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Media Contact: Maya Rosas

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

Report Urging Action on Affordable Housing and Transportation Funding Released at Press Conference with County Supervisor and Supporters

SAN DIEGO (January 27, 2020) –Supervisor Nathan Fletcher and affordable housing advocates joined Circulate San Diego for the release of “Fair Share,” Circulate’s report that details how San Diego is not receiving its fair share of affordable housing and transportation funds.

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Media Advisory - Press Conference: Report Urging Action on Affordable Housing and Transportation Funding Released with County Supervisor and Supporters

MEDIA ADVISORY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Media Contact: Maya Rosas

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

Press Conference: Report Urging Action on Affordable Housing and Transportation Funding Released with County Supervisor and Supporters

SAN DIEGO (January 27, 2020) –Supervisor Nathan Fletcher and affordable housing advocates will join Circulate San Diego for the release of “Fair Share,” Circulate’s report that details how San Diego is not receiving its fair share of affordable housing and transportation funds.

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