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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.

Jul 29, 2016

The Chargers scored big this week when the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce voted Thursday to endorse their plan for a new East Village stadium.

So far, organized labor groups are the only other major institutions that have thrown their support behind the team's initiative, which would hike the city's hotel tax to...


Jul 22, 2016

For Dave Maass, covering Comic-Con International as a freelancer for the Rolling Stone is an endurance sport.

From the Wednesday through Sunday that the event takes over the San Diego Convention Center, the former CityBeat reporter books every hour of every day with events like round-tables with famous folks, parties,...


Jul 15, 2016

Big changes are ahead for San Diego's waterfront.

On this week's podcast, VOSD's Sara Libby sits in for Scott Lewis and joins Andrew Keatts for a discussion of the big development decisions under way at the Port of San Diego. Keatts went to this week's public hearing about the proposals to redevelop Seaport Village,...


Jul 8, 2016

Data geeks are stoked. That’s because the city of San Diego just launched its new open data portal. The site provides access to 44 different data sets that people can play with, including information about solar panel permits, street sweeping schedules, water-quality testing results, parking meter stats and...


Jul 1, 2016

Scott Lewis and Andy Keatts talk about major developments around ballot measures and the future of Balboa Park plus a discussion with Jeff Marston, from the Independent Voter Project.