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YIMBY (Yes in My Backyard)

YIMBY (Yes in My Backyard)

YIMBY (Yes In My Backyard) is a pro-development movement in contrast and opposition to the NIMBY (acronym for “not in my backyard”) phenomenon. In California, YIMBY groups support new housing growth, pro-housing policies & legislation, and engages political activism. Check out CA YIMBY’s website and their video here. […]

By |2019-01-21T14:40:05+00:00January 21st, 2019|Word of the Week|0 Comments

City/County Legislative Committee – January Meeting Recap

City/County Legislative Committee – January Meeting Recap

Last Friday, City/County Legislative Committee hosted its first meeting of the year with guest speakers: Hasan Ikhrata (Executive Director, SANDAG), Mike Hansen (Director – Planning Department, City of San Diego) and Tom Tomlinson (Assistant Director – Planning Department, City of San Diego).

 

After a […]

By |2019-01-21T11:29:06+00:00January 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Campaign 2020 Well Underway

Campaign 2020 Well Underway

By Matt Adams
Candidates looking to get mayor Kevin Faucolner’s job in 2020 wasted little time making their intentions known now that the November elections are in the rear view mirror.
San Diego Councilmember Barbara Bry and Assemblymember Todd Gloria have formally announced their campaigns to take over for the termed out Mayor. That’s […]

By |2019-01-15T09:00:50+00:00January 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Encinitas and Oceanside Appoint New Council Members, San Marcos is On Deck

Encinitas and Oceanside Appoint New Council Members, San Marcos is On Deck

The results from last November’s election are still being felt in North County.  In Encinitas and Oceanside, Councilmembers we either elected to State office (Encinitas Councilwoman Tash Boerner Horvath to the State Assembly), or elected to a “District” seat leaving an at large seat […]

By |2019-01-15T09:42:02+00:00January 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BIA Cares 2018 Holiday Bike Drive Thank You!

BIA Cares 2018 Holiday Bike Drive Thank You!

Because of the generosity of so many, BIA Cares purchased and provided 323 bicycles for this year’s “BIA Cares Holiday Bike Drive.” Each year bikes are given to under privileged children in San Diego County.  Here’s our list of generous donors and Bike Drive recipients:

  • Copley-Price YMCA Holiday […]
By |2019-01-11T12:02:49+00:00January 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Carlsbad CAP To Be Discussed At January North County Legislative Committee Meeting

Carlsbad CAP To Be Discussed At January North County Legislative Committee Meeting

Last year, Don Neu, Carlsbad’s City Planner, and David de Cordova met with the BIA North County Legislative Committee to talk about Carlsbad’s Climate Action Plan (CAP).  Mr. de Cordova will be our guest speaker at our January 9th lunch meeting to present the […]

By |2018-12-18T08:43:31+00:00December 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BIA Cares and Amazon

BIA Cares and Amazon

Whether you are new to the San Diego BIA or a long time member you may or may not be aware of one very important aspect of how we help our communities, by not only providing the infrastructure to develop safe places to live […]

By |2018-12-17T12:47:36+00:00December 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments