Maya Srikrishnan

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

The Poway Unified school board could ask a court to force its former superintendent John Collins to pay the district back up to $345,000. The board fired Collins Sunday for the unauthorized pay, for filing litigation without the board’s approval and for interfering with the district’s investigation into his financial dealings, according to documents obtained […]

If ever a housing development was ripe to cut down on parking spaces, it would be National City’s Paradise Creek. Yet a push from the city to reduce parking spaces for the development never got off the ground. The struggle reveals one of the region’s biggest challenges when it comes to providing affordable housing and encouraging the use of public transit.

Escondido Mayor Sam Abed claims SANDAG’s proposed ballot measure favors public transportation projects in the city of San Diego, at the expense of North County. His statement misses a broader point fundamental to regional transportation planning: North County residents don’t live in bubbles.