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The San Diego City Council has approved spending $2.1 million to continue preparing an environmental impact report for a proposed Mission Valley stadium project aimed at keeping the San Diego Chargers in the city.
Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of July 13, 2015, and beyond.
TRAVEL: Season’s Average Daily Visitor Count Is 114,000
With 2015 now half over, tourism officials and economists say San Diego County is trending ahead of its performance a year ago — and also against rival tourism destinations — based on metrics including visitor counts and overnight hotel stays.
GAMING: Lineup to Include Noodle Bar, Rooftop Beer Garde
With its steel structure complete and other construction moving along, the company behind the Jamul casino announced the kind of features visitors will encounter when the venue opens its doors.
San Diego International Airport operators have scheduled an open house for July 14, the latest in a series of public meetings to gather input on long-term development at the facility.
SANDAG kicked off construction of transit stations at two spots in the middle of Interstate 15 — El Cajon Boulevard and University Avenue — with a ceremony on July 8.
Columbia Properties Inc. of Seattle has acquired the recently completed and opened Hotel Z, a new 96-room boutique hotel in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter.
Property rental website Airbnb has seen a near tripling over last year for local reservations booked ahead of this year’s Comic-Con International, set for July 9-12 at San Diego Convention Center.
San Diego International Airport operators have given the go-ahead for ridesharing companies Lyft and Uber to begin operations at the airport, as part of a pilot program.
Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of July 6, 2015, and beyond.
Comic-Con International, the pop-culture mega-event that annually brings 130,000 people to the San Diego Convention Center, will be staying in San Diego through 2018, organizers and city officials announced.
The Jamul Indian Village said June 25 that it hoisted the final steel beam of its building project — the Hollywood Casino Jamul-San Diego — into place.
Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of June 29, 2015, and beyond.
The San Diego Gulls named former Edmonton Oilers head coach Dallas Eakins to lead the coaching staff of the Anaheim Ducks’ minor league team.
A proposed aerial tram linking downtown San Diego with Balboa Park would cost between $65 million and $75 million to construct, according to a consultants’ report issued by San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG).