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The Voice of San Diego Podcast

VOSD’s Friday roundup of the past week’s news in brief, featuring interviews with special guests and more.

May 17, 2019

<p>VOSD education reporter Will Huntsberry joins the podcast to talk about his recent series on the problems at Porter Elementary School, and the plan to fix it. And the problems with the plan.</p>

<p>The interview with Huntsberry starts at 23:30</p>

<p>Also, SB50 — the state bill to increase housing near transit —...

May 11, 2019

<p>Bonus Episode: Councilwoman Monica Montgomery wants to see more from San Diego Police Chief David Nisleit.</p>

<p>Following comments Nisleit made about a viral video of a physical altercation between SDPD officers and a 20-year-old black man, Montgomery said she was concerned that Nisleit described the man as violent...

May 10, 2019

<p>A little-known company is quietly buying up massive amounts of land in the Imperial Valley.</p>

<p>VOSD’s Ry Rivard reported this week that Los Angeles-based Renewable Resources Group has already helped sell 33,000 acres to California’s most powerful water agency, the Metropolitan Water District of Southern...

May 3, 2019

<p>Bonus Episode: San Diego County Supervisor Kristin Gaspar announced she will be seeking re-election 2020.</p>

<p>Gaspar sat down with Voice of San Diego's Sara Libby and Andrew Keatts to discuss border issues, the future of Republicans in San Diego and the County's recent tension with the San Diego Association of...

May 3, 2019

<p>The city’s annual homeless census was big news in San Diego this week.</p>

<p>The point-in-time count released Monday on its face suggests there’s been a modest improvement in the city’s effort to shrink its homeless population, but because the methods guiding the count changed, it's not an apples-to-apples...