A vacant C Street annex to the US Grant hotel is being transformed into a mixed-use project with retail space on the ground floor and offices on the second. Rendering courtesy of Hurkes Harris Design Associates.

A vacant C Street annex to the US Grant hotel is being transformed into a mixed-use project with retail space on the ground floor and offices on the second. Rendering courtesy of Hurkes Harris Design Associates.

To some, downtown San Diego’s C Street near City Hall is a sad place with boarded-up buildings where people live on the sidewalks...

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