02/20/16 - City Website Hackathon
Mayor Kevin Faulconer invited local web-design professionals in to "hack" the new website to provide feedback on its design and structure.
10/22/2015 - Agmen Tour
Mayor Faulconer partnered with the Amgen Tour of California and the local cycling community to announce San Diego as a Host City for the upcoming 2016 Tour.
10/07/2015 - Skyline Library Groundbreaking
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined with Councilmember Myrtle Cole to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new $13 million Skyline Hills Branch Library, which will be the first new branch library since 2009.
09/22/2015 - Appointment of Fire-Rescue Chief Brian Fennessy
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer presented his nomination of Brian Fennessy to succeed Chief Javier Mainar as the San Diego Fire-Rescue Chief, a nomination which was passed unanimously by City Council.
09/16/2015 - Hispanic Heritage Month
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer celebrated the beginning of Hispanic Heritage month along with Councilmember David Alvarez.
09/10/2015 - Google Fiber Announcement
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined with Google and local business leaders to announce that San Diego was being selected as a candidate to receive Google Fiber- low-cost, ultra-high speed internet.
09/09/2015 - One San Diego Press Conference
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined the One San Diego nonprofit and Cox Communications to announce the donation of 60 laptops to the Malcolm X and San Ysidro Libraries.
08/11/2015 - Meeting with Governor Brown on state water restrictions
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer met with Governor Jerry Brown to discuss the City's progress on mandatory state-wide water restrictions.
08/05/2015 - Improved efficiency for Miramar Landfill
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer was joined by City Council President Sherri Lightner and Councilmember Chris Cate to announce that an improved trash compaction method and the City's Zero Waste Plan will extend the life of the Miramar Landfill to 2030.
07/28/2015 - NFL Update on Stadium Plans
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer, County Supervisor Ron Roberts and City Attorney Jan Goldsmith met with National Football League officials providing updates on San Diego’s progress toward a new stadium.
07/22/2015 - $13 million Career Pathways Grant
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined several leaders in San Diego education to announce a $13 million dollar grant to provide a path for students to high-skilled, high-paying jobs.
07/21/2015 - Old Globe Way Ribbon Cutting
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and Councilmember Todd Gloria joined the San Diego Zoo in cutting the ribbon on Old Globe Way, a new addition to Balboa Park.
07/17/2015 - Unveiling of the All Star Game Logo
Major League Baseball, the San Diego Padres and Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer unveiled the official logo of the 2016 All-Star Game to be played at Petco Park on Tuesday, July 12, 2016.
07/06/2015 - 1,000 Miles of Street Repair
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined City Council members Mark Kersey and Scott Sherman to mark the first mile of street repair in the Mayor's ambitious plan to fix 1,000 miles of road over five years.
07/02/2015 - Comic-Con Extension Press Conference
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and Comic-Con International announced the popular convention will remain in San Diego for two more years, through 2018.
06/30/2015 - Lifeboat Christening
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer, City Council President Sherri Lightner and Councilmember Marti Emerald joined public safety leaders to christen a new state-of-the-art lifeguard fireboat that will improve public safety along the San Diego region's waterfront.
06/25/2015 - Skyline Lunch
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined the San Diego Unified School District in kicking off their free summer lunch program benefiting students in San Diego schools.
06/23/2015 - Proclamation of Deputy Chief Lorraine Hutchinson Day
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and Councilmember Marti Emerald proclaimed June 23, 2015 to be "Deputy Chief Lorraine Hutchinson day" in recognition of her significant achievement in both her work at San Diego Fire Rescue, and as a citizen of San Diego.
06/23/2015 - API Student Recognition Ceremony
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer met with local students to commend them on both their academic achievements and their contributions to Asian and Pacific Islander communities in San Diego.
06/15/2015 - First Annual Makers Faire
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and Councilmember Todd Gloria teamed up to promote the first annual San Diego Makers Faire at Balboa Park to support local innovation.
06/03/2015 - City Nextdoor Launch
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer, along with Councilmember Chris Cate and local Mira Mesa residents announced a city partnership with Nextdoor.com, a private social network that allows neighbors to coordinate with each other to build stronger and safer communities.
06/02/2015 - 2016 Budget Signing
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer signed his 2016 "One San Diego" budget into law, focusing on bringing infrastructure repair, longer library and recreational center hours and faster emergency response times to San Diego residents in all neighborhoods.
05/13/2015 - Ice Cream for a Dream
05/12/2015 - 9/11 Flag Raising
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer, Police Chief Shelly Zimmerman, military veterans and first responders raised the 9/11 Memorial Flag outside City Hall as it made the final stop in its worldwide tour here in San Diego.
05/12/2015 - Cross-Border Luncheon
Kevin L. Faulconer and Tijuana Mayor Jorge Astiazaran kicked off a binational luncheon hosted by the Chamber of Commerce to stoke cross-border collaboration and investment in the border region.
05/08/2015 - Binational Business Visit
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer met with Tijuana Mayor Jorge Astiazaran, and business leaders from across the San Diego-Tijuana region to promote opportunities for cross-border collaboration and investment.
05/07/2015 - National day of Prayer
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined with San Diegans on the National Day of Prayer
05/05/2015 - AB504 Rally
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer led a rally against Assembly Bill 504 to keep Civic San Diego in operation creating jobs and opportunities for San Diegans.
05/04/2015 - San Diego Bike Month
05/02/2015 - Holly Drive
Mayor Kevin L. Faucloner, together with Councilmember Myrtle Cole, unveiled the heavily renovated and improved Holly Drive with a new drainage system, speed bumps, additional streetlights and rebuilt sidewalks.
04/30/2015 - Dining Out for Life
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined more than 80 participating restaurants, bars and coffeehouses to serve deserts to patrons, supporting HIV/AIDS services and prevention programs.
04/28/2015 - Sacramento Water
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer, along with other California Mayors, convened in Sacramento as Governor Jerry Brown issued mandatory water restriction in response to the drought conditions.
04/22/2015 - Plaza Panama Revitalization
Kevin L. Faulconer unveiled a revitalized Plaza de Panama, the central gathering point in San Diego's storied Balboa Park.
04/09/2015 - Padres Opening Day
04/07/2015 - Website Redesign Survey Launch
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer announced the launch of a survey to collect input from San Diegans in order to get a better idea of what they want from the City of San Diego website.
03/26/2015 - City-County Stadium MOU
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined with members of City and County leadership to collaborate on a regional effort to keep the Chargers in San Diego.
03/18/2015 - Strong Workforce Town Hall Meetings
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined with business and community leaders to develop the San Diego workforce and take advantage of the opportunities available in this region.
02/06/2015 - Police Agreement
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined with various city leaders to announce a tentative agreement between the SDPD and the San Diego Police Officers Association (SDPOA) to help the SDPD recruit and retain more police officers.
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer hosted a luncheon benefitting the United Negro College Fund during Black History Month.
02/03/2015 - Fab Lab Opening
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and City Council President Sherri Lightner opened the doors of Fab Lab San Diego, a non-profit organization aiming to provide new careers and opportunities in San Diego's high-tech industry.
02/03/2015 - Chargers Fan Meeting
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer met with and heard the needs of local Chargers fans to develop a plan for a new stadium that would meet the needs of both the Chargers and San Diegans.
01/14/2015 - State of the City
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer delivered his State of the City address, laying out a bold plan to bring opportunities to all San Diego neighborhoods and solve the biggest challenges facing this city.