San Diego's Evolving Downtown
San Diego Now
Close to 35,000 residents now call downtown San Diego home. We'll explore the benefits and challenges of living in an urban setting.
KPBS Metro Reporter Katie Orr tells us about the history of downtown San Diego and what is in store.
In the near future, the eastern edge of downtown San Diego might be transformed with a brand new Chargers stadium. The City of San Diego has already built one stadium downtown and is considering building another. But has PETCO Park been a good investment?
Above: San Diego's Petco Park opened in 2004 in the East Village neighborhood. It's home to the San Diego Padres baseball team.
What's the role of a city's downtown? We'll look at the evolving nature of downtown San Diego and what role the government plays in shaping it.