Urbderzine is about Urban Design, Development, Economics Community authored by Bill Adams. He has been involved with land use and urban renewal for nearly 25 years, both as a professional and as a personal passion.
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/transportation/story/2019-04-26/sandag-proposes-historic-rail-expansion-while-cutting-long-promised-highway-project North and east county officials push back on nixing freeway expansions promised to voters
https://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/government/the-citys-eyeing-an-underused-piece-of-balboa-park-as-a-potential-moneymaker/ The city is preparing to issue a request for proposals to redevelop the area known as Inspiration Point.
https://jalopnik.com/vigilantes-are-taking-scooters-off-the-streets-of-san-d-1834074137 A company in San Diego has been picking up scooters on city streets, and demanding money for their return. Bird and Lime have filed a lawsuit.
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/politics/story/2019-04-10/san-diego-county-to-develop-an-electric-vehicle-roadmap UT San Diego: “The county will look to bolster electric vehicle usage in the region by developing a plan for building charging infrastructure.”
It’s taken more than seven years, but seeds planted by former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner have borne fruit. The inclusion of an outsider or two in the oversight of redevelopment ultimately led to th… Click on image for full op-ed.
https://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/government/the-life-and-death-of-civic-san-diego/ The city is preparing to divorce Civic San Diego, effectively ending a years-long experiment aimed at stimulating downtown revitalization.
“What if you could download and print a house for half the cost?” reads the lede for the Vulcan II, a 3D printer with a name suited for sci-fi space Austin, Texas–based company ICON has 3d-printed a house in under 24 for hours for about ,000 using its Vulcan II printer. Click on image for […]
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/growth-development/story/2019-03-29/san-diego-downtown-planning-agency-stripped-of-power?fbclid=IwAR1q_4a9ZS0acGXv5CYz_S9jtXKp8YtgzDMcsL9VwbeDYGJ0eIcS7II9lB8 Court settlement means Civic San Diego will no longer act as an agent of the city. Click on link for article.