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News From the Downtown San Diego Partnership


08/19/21 Fall Who? Keep Summer Sizzling into September with Downtown San Diego’s “Summer in the City”

04/30/21 30 Missing Street Trees Find New Homes in Downtown for Arbor Day

03/26/21 Downtown San Diego Partnership Recognizes 2021 Create the Future Awards Honorees

12/10/20 Downtown Loyalty Store Pairs Exclusive Staycations With Community Development

09/10/20 Support For Downtown Businesses and Free Bonuses For Community Buyers Drive Second Downtown Loyalty Sale

08/10/20 Work of Local Artist Brings All Black Lives Matter Message to Broadway

5/21/20 Curbside San Diego

1/23/20 WeAllCount Press Release

10/17/19 Local BIDs to Host City Council District 3 Candidate Forum for the Public

6/28/19 Downtown San Diego Partnership Expands Homeless Outreach Program

1/25/19 56th Downtown Partnership Teams Up with Regional Task Force on WeAllCount

10/25/18 56th Annual Alonzo Award Winners Announced

7/23/18 Heroic Efforts of Ambassadors Keep Downtown Clean & Safe During Comic-Con

7/13/18 Downtown San Diego Partnership Announces Addition to Staff

2/27/18 Downtown Partnership Votes to Support Yes! For A Better San Diego

1/23/18 Downtown San Diego Partnership Appoints New President & CEO

11/15/17 Free Downtown Shuttle Service Gains Steam, With Zero Emissions

10/19/17 Downtown San Diego Partnership Hosts 55th Annual Alonzo Awards

7/24/17 The Real Heroes of Comic-Con Don’t Wear Capes – They Wear Vests

4/24/2017 Downtown Partnership Endorses Mayor’s Proposed Ballot Measure

10/18/16 Family Reunification Program Serves 1,000 Homeless Individuals

9/30/2016 Downtown Partnership Board Votes To Support Measure C

8/9/2016 Downtown Partnership & Civic SD Launch San Diego’s First Free Downtown Circulator Program

7/27/2016 Clean & Safe Tackles Comic-Con Cleanup

7/16/16 3rd Annual Yoga on the Midway

6/28/16 Collaboratory for Downtown Innovation

6/24/16 “Sounds of Summer” Pop-Up Concert Series to Begin

1/5/16 Volunteers Needed for 2016 WeAllCount Homeless Census

11/20/15 Downtown San Diego Partnership Launches 3rd Annual “Make Change Count” Fundraising Drive

10/14/15 Downtown Partnership Announces Alonzo Award Winners

10/8/15 Downtown Partnership, Chamber Issue Joint Statement Re: AB504

8/20/15 Bolstering Downtown Startups on “Startup Day Across America”

8/4/15 Fun by the Forkful at the 23rd Annual Taste of Downtown

7/16/15 New Downtown Clean & Safe Program Launches

7/14/15 Partnership’s Clean & Safe Demonstrates Superpowers During Comic-Con Convention

6/23/15 “Sounds of Summer” Pop-up Concerts to Begin

6/18/15 Ashford University, Downtown Partnership Look to Strengthen Downtown Startup Scene

6/8/15 2nd Annual Yoga on the USS Midway

6/4/15 Downtown Partnership, U.S. Bank Launch Summer Wellness Series

5/18/15 Gaslamp Quarter Association and Downtown San Diego Partnership Clean & Safe to Host Neighborhood Clean Up

11/19/14 Downtown Launches Annual Make Change Count to End Homelessness

10/9/14 Downtown Partnership Announces Alonzo Award Winners

8/28/14 Downtown Mobile Parklet Design Challenge Finalists Announced

8/15/14 Sounds of Summer Pop-up Concert Series Extended through September

8/12/14 Downtown Mobile Parklet Design Challenge Announced

8/8/14 Berskhire Hathaway’s Cypress Insurance Moving to Downtown

7/27/14 Clean & Safe Tackles Comic-Con Cleanup

6/25/14 Launch of Health Living in the City Downtown Wellness Program

6/18/14 Downtown San Diego Meets Downtown Tijuana

6/8/14 New Urban Park Opens in East Village

3/13/14 Urban Placemaking Experiment Comes to East Village

2/14/14 Imagine Downtown Unwired

2/13/14 Dr. Paul Jacobs Focuses on Urban Wireless Revolution at Downtown Partnership Dinner

1/31/14 Tactical Urbanism Activates Gaslamp Square

1/28/14 Street Lighting Comes to Downtown

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