San Diego won’t get a vacation from the debate over short-term rentals in 2016.
A proposed ordinance that aims to both regulate and formally open the door to home-sharing and full-home rentals was unanimously shot down by the city planning commission this month.
Commissioners said they’d like to see significant changes, and City Councilwoman Lorie Zapf’s office, which has been leading the charge for new rules, has gotten back to work on the draft. A staffer says he expects to bring it to City Council by March.
Here’s a look at the foremost issues that’ll be up for debate early next year.