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Opponents of a controversial development in Carmel Valley collected enough referendum petition signatures to force the San Diego City Council to either rescind its approval of the project or put the issue to voters.
When the "Living Wage" ordinance was passed in 2005, it set a living hourly wage at $12 for contractors performing at least $500,000 worth of work for the city. The figure has since climbed to $14.17 an hour and is due to go up to $14.43 an hour on July 1.
The plan envisions spending $200 billion on the regional transportation network over the next three decades and reflects the county and local cities opting for higher densities in their land use decisions.
Weather disturbances passing through Southern California will bring cool, unsettled and windy weather through Saturday.
Of those who were unsheltered, 70 percent were men and 15.4 percent were military veterans, according to the San Diego Regional Continuum of Care Council.
Mohamad Saeed Kodaimati was charged in a federal complaint with two counts of making false statements involving terrorism matters. Saeed was arrested Wednesday in Rancho Bernardo.
State legislative counsel said Civic San Diego does not have the authority to make final land use decisions.
Rain will be possible in the majority of San Diego County Thursday and strong gusty winds are expected to develop Thursday night in the mountains and deserts.
Maureen O'Connor, the San Diego mayor from 1986 to 1992, will remain hospitalized at Sharp Healthcare for observation for another day.
The plaza boasts new tables, chairs, umbrellas, benches, games, an "outdoor living room" and a lawn for lounging.
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