On this week’s San Diego Explained, NBC San Diego’s Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego’s Lisa Halverstadt explain the results of the yearly homeless census and give some examples of the new initiatives geared toward better serving the homeless population.
In this week’s San Diego Explained, VOSD’s Maya Srikrishnan and San Diego NBC 7’s Monica Dean break down SANDAG’s proposed distribution of the tax-hike dollars and look into who has a problem with the ballot measure.
In this week’s San Diego Explained, VOSD’s Scott Lewis and San Diego NBC 7’s Monica Dean go into detail about the Office of Education’s role in San Diego and why so many are fighting to lead it.
In this week’s San Diego Explained, VOSD’s Mario Koran and San Diego NBC 7’s Monica Dean describe what charter schools are, how they operate and why you’ve seen some popping up in unexpected places.
Balboa Park attracts millions of visitors each year. But behind the scenes the city is having trouble paying for some badly needed repairs. It is estimated the park needs about $300 million for infrastructure and maintenance costs. Right now, the city doesn’t have a long-term plan to make all those fixes or the cash to pay for […]
Musicians, jugglers, balloonists, clowns and magicians line busy thoroughfares like the Prado in Balboa Park and the Embarcadero downtown. But the rules they have to follow aren’t always clear.
In this week’s San Diego Explained, VOSD’s Maya Srikrishnan details the city of Encinitas’ pushback against a state law meant to produce more affordable housing.
The growing downtown homeless population – and increased real estate developments downtown – have prompted a rise in complaints with the city’s environmental services department about trash, abandoned items and waste near increasingly-common homeless encampments. The spike in complaints has led to larger clean-up operations. City crews give the homeless 72 hours to move their […]
In this week’s San Diego Explained, VOSD’s Andrew Keatts and NBC 7 San Diego’s Monica Dean dive deep into MTS, its budget and operational structure.
On this week’s San Diego Explained, VOSD’s Ry Rivard and NBC 7 San Diego’s Monica Dean dive into a plan to build a massive fish farm and the challenges it’s facing.