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County to Increase Construction Debris Recycling Requirements

County to Increase Construction Debris Recycling Requirements

By Mike McSweeney
The County of San Diego plans to expand their construction debris recycling requirement and is soliciting feedback from our industry. The deadline to submit initial comments is Friday, November 30th by 5:00pm. Please send any comments you may have to: Eric.Wolff@sdcounty.ca.gov
 
The County is expanding their program to […]

By |2018-11-13T09:53:14+00:00November 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Word of the Week: Housing Element

Word of the Week: Housing Element

Since 1969, California has required that all local governments (cities and counties) adequately plan to meet the housing needs of everyone in the community. California’s local governments meet this requirement by adopting housing plans as part of their “general plan” (also required […]

By |2018-11-09T15:22:49+00:00November 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Campaign 2018: All Done but for the Counting

Campaign 2018: All Done but for the Counting

By Matt Adams
With the November Election now in the rear view mirror, the Registrar of Voters office continues to cull through hundreds of thousands of ballots still to be counted. Last minute mail and provisional ballots make up the lion’s share of the remaining votes.. While most races appear […]

By |2018-11-09T13:13:49+00:00November 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

County Considers Increases to Construction & Demolition Regulations

County Considers Increases to Construction & Demolition Regulations

By Matt Adams
Stricter recycling requirements for construction and demolition materials could be in store for San Diego County.  The new rules are seen as a key component of the County’s goal to increase waste diversion from 62% to 80% by 2030.

 

The new rules would eliminate […]

By |2018-11-01T14:57:35+00:00November 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Election Day One Week Away

Election Day One Week Away

By Matt Adams
The finish line is in sight for candidates and voters with the November 6th General Election one week away. Nowadays every election carries significant importance as the balance of political power can tilt with a single race. Such an outcome is on display in San Diego City Council District 2 as […]

By |2018-10-29T11:13:43+00:00October 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Word of the Week: Costa Hawkins

Word of the Week: Costa Hawkins

DEFINITION: Costa-Hawkins is a California state law, enacted in 1995, which places limits on municipal rent control ordinances. Costa–Hawkins preempts the field in two major ways.
 
First, it prohibits cities from establishing rent control over certain kinds of residential units, e.g., single family […]

By |2018-10-29T10:06:13+00:00October 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Padre Dam Water District to Adjust Capacity/Annexation Fees

Padre Dam Water District to Adjust Capacity/Annexation Fees

By Mike McSweeney
The Padre Dam Municipal Water District is proposing a capacity and annexation fee increase effective January 1, 2018. The proposed capacity fee increase is be based on ENR LA-CCI Index, with a proposed increase of 0.56% .  The District’s board will consider these changes at their December Board […]

By |2018-10-24T14:54:22+00:00October 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments