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San Diego Explained

San Diego Explained

Examining issues affecting San Diego with our partners at voiceofsandiego.org

Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 07:21 PM PDT

San Diego's Power Structures Explained

San Diego's Power Structures Explained

NBC 7's Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego's Scott Lewis explain the importance of the City Attorney's role in San Diego city power structure.

Friday, Jun 30, 2017 at 03:44 PM PDT

San Diego Police Recruitment Remains Low

San Diego Police Recruitment Remains Low

In 2012, the San Diego Police Department announced its plan to hire more officers within the next five years. The goal was to add 150 officers to its force by 2017. Yet the department has fewer officers than it...

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 07:50 PM PDT

San Diego County Council Debates New Budget Proposal

San Diego County Council Debates New Budget Proposal

San Diego County council supervisors have been debating what to do with San Diego budget reserves, and now there is a new proposal on the table. NBC 7's Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego's Lisa Halverstadt...

Thursday, Jun 8, 2017 at 05:20 PM PDT

Downsides of the East Village Building Boom

Downsides of the East Village Building Boom

An unprecedented building boom is under way in East Village and it's causing some concerns.

Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 at 11:30 PM PDT

Concerns Over Construction Boom in East Village

Concerns Over Construction Boom in East Village

There is a construction boom in Downtown San Diego, with about 25 projects in the works. The Voice of San Diego's Kinsee Morlan has details on how neighbors are reacting.

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