Maya Srikrishnan

Maya Srikrishnan is a reporter for Voice of San Diego. She can be reached at

A new report says that San Diego Unified officials expect the average condition of its schools buildings to improve from “poor” to “fair” by 2024. They’ll just need millions more dollars on top of the two already existing multibillion-dollar bond measures provide to do it. VOSD’s Ashly McGlone digs into the report submitted to the district’s […]

The California Public Records Act, or CPRA, is a crucial reporting tool for reporters trying to hold government agencies and officials accountable. But sometimes, the only way to enforce it is with a lawyer. VOSD’s Andrew Keatts detailed his 78-day push to obtain internal communications from the San Diego Association of Governments. He had proven that SANDAG was […]

On Tuesday, San Diego City Council will hear a series of proposed regulations about medical and recreational marijuana. I’ve been trying to unpack those regulations. My latest attempt delves into the debate over delivery services – that is, when cannabis products are brought straight to your front door. Delivery services have been operating in this […]

Some of the proposals the City Council is considering to regulate marijuana are noncontroversial. But two of them — one that would deal with marijuana delivery services and another that could ban activities like growing, manufacturing and testing — have become a bit more contentious.