Mayor Faulconer Wins City Council Approval for Plan to Help Hundreds of Homeless Men, Women & Children Move Off the Street
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego – With the goal of reducing homelessness by creating more opportunities for people to get into permanent housing, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer won City Council approval today to fund three Temporary Bridge Shelters that will help hundreds of homeless individuals and families turn their lives around.
City Nearly Two-Thirds of the Way to Mayor Faulconer’s Pledge to Fix 1,000 Miles of Streets
Monday, November 6, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
Report: San Diego Ahead of Schedule in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego Launches Business Incubator to Grow Blue Tech Industry
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego – Continuing efforts to strengthen San Diego’s reputation as an international hub for innovation and research, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer today announced the City of San Diego has awarded The Maritime Alliance a $50,000 grant to launch a Blue Tech incubator designed to grow ocean- and water-based industries and put San Diego front and center globally for blue technology.
Police Officers Ratify Landmark Agreement to Bolster SDPD Ranks & Keep San Diego Neighborhoods Safe
Monday, October 23, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego – In a move that will help keep San Diego one of the safest big cities in America, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and City Councilmembers Barbara Bry and Chris Cate today announced a landmark two-year contract agreement has been ratified by the roughly 1,800 sworn officers of the San Diego Police Officers Association (POA).
Mayor, Police Association Reach Landmark Deal to Bolster SDPD Ranks & Keep San Diego Neighborhoods Safe
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego – To stem the flow of departing police officers and keep San Diego neighborhoods safe, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer has brokered a historic two-year agreement with the San Diego Police Officers Association (POA) Board of Directors that will make officer salaries more competitive compared to other law enforcement agencies. The tentative agreement, stemming from a mayoral proposal authorized by the City Council, now goes to POA membership for approval.
Mayor Faulconer Announces Safe Parking Program for Homeless Individuals & Families Living Out of Their Cars
Monday, October 16, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego – As another strategy to reduce homelessness in San Diego, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer today announced a safe parking program that will allow individuals and families who are currently living out of their vehicles a safe and secure place to park at night, with case managers and a housing specialist to help them find permanent homes.
Mayor Faulconer, AMR Announce Partnership to Empower Firefighters, Paramedics to Help Stop Spread of Hepatitis A
Friday, October 13, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego – As part of an ongoing regional effort to stop the hepatitis A outbreak by immunizing at-risk individuals, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer, San Diego Fire-Rescue Chief Brian Fennessy and American Medical Response today launched a new partnership that empowers firefighters and paramedics to administer vaccinations.
City Kicks Off ‘Housing America Month’ by Approving Over 500 Units of Affordable Housing
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE
San Diego – On the heels of Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and the City Council proclaiming October “Housing America Month,” the Council yesterday approved two projects that will preserve a total of 508 affordable rental housing units for San Diego residents.
The projects, funded partially by Multifamily Housing Revenue Bonds authorized by the San Diego Housing Commission (SDHC), are part of the City’s multipronged efforts to address the housing crisis by building more units, lowering costs and promoting smart growth.
City Surpasses 600 Tons of Debris Cleared from Streets and Riverbeds in Just Six Months
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - NEWS RELEASE