Better Buzz Series: What’s happening with the Town and Country Redevelopment, Renovation, and addition to the San Diego River Park in Mission Valley?

On October 29, 2020, the SDAPA presented a webinar to highlight the overall progress of a multiple component renovation of the Town and Country Hotel in Mission Valley, on-site housing [...]

50 Years of CEQA, Environmental Planning and AEP

This article was originally published for the California Association of Environmental Professionals  Abstract The California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA, sometimes called “Little National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) or “Little NEPA”, [...]

“Gentefied” – A Netflix and Binge Discussion on Gentrification and the Role of Planners in the Latinx Community

“You know what’s the [expletive] up part? Spending your whole life building a business just so some idiot can take it away. Or that you can create a legacy for [...]

SDAPA Mentorship Program in a Virtual World

In November 2019, the Young Planners Group (YPG) opened applications to the SDAPA Mentorship Program for the 2019-2020 academic year. We began this program strong, welcoming new mentors and mentees, [...]

Camino del Mar Downtown Streetscape – 2020 SDAPA Award Highlight

The Urban Design Award from the San Diego Planning Association is presented to the City of Del Mar and Spurlock Landscape Architects for the Camino del Mar Downtown [...]

By |2020-08-25T08:13:32-07:00August 25th, 2020|San Diego Planning Journal|

UC San Diego Designathon 1.0 & 2.0 – 2020 SDAPA Award Highlight

The UC San Diego Designathon 1.0 & 2.0: Civic Engagement for the Improvement of University Public Spaces received the Academic Award from the San Diego Section of the [...]

By |2020-08-25T07:55:12-07:00August 25th, 2020|San Diego Planning Journal|