Mayoral candidate Bob Filner said Wednesday he’d support philanthropist Irwin Jacobs’ $45 million remodel of Balboa Park, ending his high-profile opposition to the project. Filner’s campaign sent a response to questions we asked about his position, saying:
1. In retrospect, I wish the tenor of objections raised at that hearing had been different – less personal.
2. It is not the plan I would have proposed, but it has now been adopted by the City Council.
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