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The city of Del Mar has been awarded a $60,000 Neighborhood Reinvestment Program grant from the San Diego County board of supervisors, to be used toward extending the River Path Del Mar, one of the seven segments of the city's Scenic Loop hiking trail. The funds will be used toward the construction of the path.


Carlsbad-based Watkins Landmark Construction has been awarded the contract to complete the Imperial Radisson Hotel in Brawley.


Civic San Diego announced on Tuesday it will hold a public hearing on permitting construction of three separate multi-story residential projects at its board of directors meeting on Oct. 28 at 1 p.m.


Carlsbad-based Chelsea Investment Corp. has been honored as San Diego’s 2015 Builder of the Year by the Building Industry Association of San Diego County (BIA).

The Sweetwater Union High School District voted 4-0 on Monday to negotiate a Project Labor Agreement with the San Diego County Building and Construction Trades Council and its unions.


Civic San Diego announced Monday it is initiating community improvement projects with grants awarded from the San Diego Association of Governments.


The regional transportation plan update under development for two years at the San Diego Association of Governments will face a possible adoption vote this week, as SANDAG officials are planning its consideration at the agency's board meeting this Friday.


Interior designer and educator Natalia Trepchina-Worden has been elected to lead the 500-member San Diego chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers as president for the 2015-16 term.

The San Diego Architectural Foundation and the Downtown San Diego Partnership will launch a one-day open house tour of some of San Diego’s most unique architecture and urban designs on Oct. 17.

The Navy has awarded more than $90 million in contracts to three construction companies, marking the commencement of the Naval Base Coronado Coastal Campus projects at the Silver Strand Training Complex - South.

The city of San Diego, in partnership with Civic San Diego, will receive a combined $2.75 million TransNet Smart Growth Incentive and Active Transportation Grant.


The Cleveland National Forest Foundation announced Monday that its attorneys submitted a letter to the San Diego Association of Governments over SANDAG’s proposed 2015 update to its Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy.


Contracts procured since the beginning of the year for future building construction in the San Diego region continue to lag the pace set in 2014.

Expanding the graduate curriculum at its Barrio Logan campus, Woodbury University announced a new Master of Interior Architecture (MIA) program, commencing in fall 2016.


The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority will host a public community meeting on Oct. 6 featuring staff from the Federal Aviation Administration on its proposed SoCal Metroplex project.

State and local officials joined together Tuesday morning with Sweetwater Authority to officially break ground on the Richard A. Reynolds Groundwater Desalination Facility expansion project.


There was a reported 68,700 construction jobs in August, a gain of 3,300 jobs from August 2014. San Diego ranked and 78 of 358 metro areas in the country in terms 12-month percentage change.