September 27, 2010, 7am PDT
Habitat fragmentation linked with urban sprawl and development has been shown to negatively impact biological diversity in animals, according to new research.
April 5, 2010, 12pm PDT
A scandal over bonuses and the recession leads to change in project to redevelop Southeast San Diego, but some critics want to see more construction, not just kumbaya.
September 18, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>A proposal to combine the planning and development services departments could give San Diego's planning director the power to plan for the long-term -- or perhaps lead to more political scandal.</p>
July 25, 2007, 8am PDT
<p>A new high density residential project adjacent to the U.S.-Mexico border is pioneering the market for high-end condo living in the traditionally sprawling metropolis of Tijuana.</p>
July 13, 2007, 2pm PDT
<p>The developer of a new 40-story building in downtown San Diego is going back to the drawing boards after criticism that the building resembled a phallus.</p>
June 26, 2007, 10am PDT
<p>For the coastal California city of San Diego, the threat of global warming and rising sea levels is on the minds of many local officials and planners.</p>
June 14, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson promised to redirect funding from roads to mass transit if he's elected President.</p>
February 26, 2007, 5am PST
<p>Sewer and water ratepayers in San Diego recognize that a rate hike is the only way to pay for replacing aging infrastructure.</p>
July 21, 2006, 10am PDT
The city will amend its three-year-old ordinance to settle a lawsuit brought by the local the Building Industry Association.
July 16, 2006, 5am PDT
As the demand for organic foods increases, suppliers are importing crops from overseas, calling into question some of the environmental benefits.
March 14, 2006, 5am PST
In San Diego's new downtown plan, population would soar to 90,000 and employment to 170,000 in a smart growth scheme that includes many new parks and neighborhood centers.
February 2, 2006, 2pm PST
Armed with 14,000 signatures, a community group petitions to restrict city's eminent domain authority to a 'strictly defined public use'.
November 11, 2005, 9am PST
Most experienced environmental professionals will be retiring in the next decade, and research shows that young people are reluctant to work in conservation related fields.
September 14, 2005, 11am PDT
San Diego's regional government awards $19 million to 14 'smart growth' projects in an innovative smart growth incentive program.