Eight months isn’t a lot of time to follow through on promises.
Shortly after Mayor Bob Filner took office, we began issuing report cards to track nearly 60 pledges he made on the campaign trail. He’s made progress on some, derailed some initial efforts and failed to even get started on others. Here’s a look at some of what Filner did and didn’t accomplish during his brief mayorship.
Where He Made Big Strides
• Sign five-year contracts with the city’s six employee unions and fully implement the Proposition B pension initiative, including a pensionable pay freeze.