The Bankers Hill Community Group (BHCG) will host a series of virtual candidate forums to give voters the opportunity to learn more about several local candidates. The forums will include candidates for City of San Diego Mayor, San Diego City Attorney, City of San Diego Council District 3, and the 53rd congressional district seat.
The Hillcrest Business Association has shared with San Diego LGBT News more information about the portion of Hillcrest that has been the subject of fairly intense community debate, with a proposal present to carve Normal Street and the Hillcrest Pride Flag into an area called "The West End."
The Hillcrest Business Association (HBA) has recently shared information that the office of Councilmember Chris Ward has been advancing a plan to create a special management district in University Heights and include Hillcrest’s Normal Street in the district.
In the aftermath of, and in response to, the murder of Michael Brown by police six years ago in Ferguson, Missouri, Dwayne Crenshaw, partnered with Tony Young, and co-founded RISE San Diego, which fosters urban leadership and civic engagement.
The San Diego City Council, sitting as the San Diego Housing Authority, on Tuesday approved the San Diego Housing Commission’s acquisition of the Hillcrest Inn in order to create more middle-income housing units and preserve low-income housing units for San Diegans
In honor of San Diego Pride weekend, a pride flag will be raised at the County of San Diego Administration Center for the first time ever. Supervisor Nathan Fletcher will join San Diego Pride, and the County's LGBTQ & Allies Employee Resource Group for a ceremony on Friday, July 17th at 10:30 am.
Chula Vista resident Madison Beck is organizing a car Pride parade in her city this Saturday, July 18, the date that the annual San Diego LGBT Pride Parade would have been held in Hillcrest if it wasn't called off due to the COVID-19 pandemic.