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Press - September 2019

SCEDC Economic Summit Press 2019

Press - August 2019

I'm Ready Program News Release. South County EDC. August 2, 2019

Press - June 2019

Press - May 2019

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Press - February 2019

Press - December 2018

Press - November 2018

Press - October 2018

Press - September and October 2018

 

Free optometry training program in Chula Vista. San Diego Union-Tribune. October 8, 2018.

Press - 28th Annual Economic Summit

 

Summit forecasts bright future for South Bay. The Daily Transcript. September 21, 2018.

Falta de oftera: De vivienda y personal, de los contados signos de alerta en la economia de California: C.Thornberg. El Latino. September 21, 2018.

SCEDC Announces Former World Champion Boxer Paul Vaden and Renowned Economist Dr. Christopher Thornberg as 2018 Summit Speakers. The Filipino Press.

September 14, 2018.

Elected officials talk Chula Vista bayfront, Tijuana sewage, affordable housing and more. San Diego Union-Tribune. September 14, 2018.

PedEast Boosts Capacity at Busy Border Crossing. The Union Tribune. August 16, 2018

South County Economic Development Council Announces 2018-2019 Board. Filipino Press. August 11, 2018.

Dispute over airport fee could delay Chula Vista Bayfront Project. Channel 10 News. August 3, 2018

Airport faces backlash for joining fee lawsuit. The Daily Transcript. August 6, 2018.

South County EDC, Qualcomm bring labs to 7 middle schools. The Daily Transcript. July 18, 2018.

South County Economic Development Council and Samsung Award 97 Smart TV's to 12 Schools in South County. Filipino Press. July 7, 2018

Grants Aim to Be Game Changers for Chula Vista's Workforce. San Diego Business Journal. June 11, 2018.

The San Diego History Center Raises $115,000 at Its 90th Anniversary Gala. San Diego Magazine. Spring 2018.

 

Otay Industrial Developers Counting on Streamlining Traffic. CoStar News. April 9, 2018

Tyson Foods to Sell Otay Mesa Based Circle Foods. San Diego Business Journal. April 2, 2018

Tyson Foods to Sell Otay Mesa Based Circle Foods. San Diego Business Journal. March 22, 2018

 

Millenia Office Construction Set to Begin in September. CoStar. March 6, 2018

 

Leaders Gather to Discuss Economic Impact of Cannabis in South County. The Daily Telescope. March 5, 2018

Millenia. San Diego Business Journal. March 5, 2018

 

Millenia Office Project Among Largest in West. San Diego Business Journal. March 5, 2018

Press - February 2018

Propel San Diego Initiatives with SDMAC. wsRadio.com. February 28, 2018

Marijuana will boost South Bay economy but won't solve the problem. San Diego Union-Tribune. February 28, 2018

Chula Vista Looks to Be Big In Drone Testing. San Diego Business Journal. January 29, 2018

Qualcomm Helps 7 South County Middle Schools Set Up 'Thinkabit Labs'. Times of San Diego. February 13, 2018

Chula Vista Looks to Be Big In Drone Testing. San Diego Business Journal. January 29, 2018

Chula Vista officials upbeat despite Amazon decision. The Daily Transcript. January 24, 2018

New incentive developed for attracting defense industry jobs. Star News. December 21, 2017

Chula Vista UAV Test Site Is Now Open to Businesses Using AirMap. Newswire.com. December 13, 2017

Victory is Sweet: Small Business Pitch Nets Award for Jackie's Jams. NBC San Diego. December 12, 2017

Chula Vista opens drone site to commercial operators. The Daily Transcript. December 12, 2017

 

Controversial halfway house approved in Nestor. CBS. December 11, 2017

 

City council OKs plan for hallway house in South Bay. Fox San Diego. December 11, 2017

Plan to turn South Bay motel into transitional housing for ex-convicts approved despite opposition from residents. KUSI. December 11, 2017

San Diego City Council Approves Plan for Halfway House in South Bay. Times of San Diego. December 11, 2017

 

City of Chula Vista Opens its Unmanned Aerial System Testing Site for Commercial Businesses. SD Metro. December 8, 2017

Defense Cos. Should Consider South County. GlobeSt. December 7, 2017

Nestor: Board votes against transitional housing at motel. Channel 8. November 8, 2017

Planning Group Votes Against 'Halfway House' Proposal for Otay Mesa. NBC 7/39. November 8, 2017

City woos Amazon Inc. with waivers. The Star News. October 28, 2017

San Diego region faces 200-plus competitors for Amazon's HQ2. San Diego U-T. October 23, 2017

Is S.D. a Contender for HQ2? SDBJ. October 9, 2017

Otay Mesa, Chula Vista vying for new Amazon HQ. The Daily Transcript. October 5, 2017

Could Amazon's HQ2 land in Chula Vista, Otay Mesa? San Diego U-T. October 5, 2017

South County hoping to land Amazon's new HQ. The Daily Transcript. October 4, 2017

Ella. October 2017

Collaboration is Key for Continued Growth in  South County. Filipino Press. October 2017

Region's HG2 Bid Is Unifying Process Worthy of Effort. SDBJ. September 25, 2017

Freeway shutdown at the border no 'Carmaggedon' - at least not yet. San Diego U-T. September 23, 2017

 

Recuperación gradual de la economía en la región SD. El Latino. September 20, 2017

Collaboration key for South County success. The Daily Transcript. September 20, 2017

Speakers stress collaboration at South County EDC Summit. The Daily Transcript. September 19, 2017

SCEDC 27th Annual Summit. KSDY. September 18, 2017

Beneficia megarregión al empleo en Turismo. La Frontera. September 16, 2017

 

Economists State South San Diego County is the Perfect Place for Amazon Headquarters. Digital Journal. September 15, 2017

 

Elected officials talk DACA impact during Summit. San Diego U-T. September 15, 2017

 

South County, Tijuana Political Leaders Praise Cross-Border Relationship. Times of San Diego. September 15, 2017

Mayor Defends Dreamers and NAFTA at South County Summit. Times of San Diego. September 15, 2017

Summit. Televisa. September 15, 2017

Border braces for Carmageddon. The Guam Daily. July 20, 2017

San Ysidro POE expansion to force highway closures. The Daily Transcript. July 20, 2017

San Ysidro Port of Entry to close southbound lanes for 3 days. Fox 5. July 19, 2017

57-hour closure set for border crossing. San Diego U-T. July 18, 2017

Motel wanted as shelter for addicts. San Diego U-T. July 18, 2017

U.S.-Mexico border braces for its own Carmageddon with big shut down. Los Angeles Times. July 18, 2017

Cerraran el principal cruce fronterizo hacia Tijuana durante tres dias. Univision Los Angeles. July 18, 2017

US-Mexico border braces for its own Carmageddon with big shutdown Border crossing. AcraMax. July 18, 2017

Detalles del proximo de la garita... Televisa Tijuana Official. July 18, 2017

Council approves buying South Bay motel for chronic homeless. San Diego U-T. July 17, 2017

Carmageddon at the border? a 57-hour closure planned for southbound car lanes at San Ysidro. San Diego U-T. July 17, 2017

Homeless facility proposed for South Bay motel stirring opposition. San Diego U-T. July 12, 2017

Smart Cities Forum. Televisa. June 2017

Bayfront Hotel Gets Official Approvals. San Diego Business Journal. June 22, 2017

Smart Discussion. Star News. June 16, 2017

Usar energia renovable, una prioridad. El Latino. June 15, 2017

 

Bringing New Life to San Ysidro. San Diego Business Journal. June 5, 2017

Bringing New Life to San Ysidro. San Diego Business Journal. June 5, 2017

​​Aerospace and Aviation Leaders Discuss Future Climate in San Diego. Filipino Press. May 27, 2017

Panel debates challenges facing local aviation, aerospace industry. The Daily Transcript. May 19, 2017

Aerospace & Aviation Forum. Televisa. May 2017

Aerospace & Aviation Forum. Televisa. May 11, 2017

Aerospace & Aviation Forum. wsRADIO.com. May 10, 2017

Aerospace & Aviation Forum. Filipino Press. May 6, 2017

Aerospace & Aviation Forum. The Star News. May 5, 2017

 

Border Wall Raises Economic as Well as Political Questions. San Diego Business Journal. April 13, 2017

 

SCEDC Looking for Local Companies Doing Defense Work. The Coronado Times. April 12, 2017

Disaster Preparedness Forum. Coronado Patch. April 2017

Seacrest Vintage 2017 Raises $550,000. San Diego Magazine. March 20, 2017

 

San Diego Awarded $1.6M Grant to Support Region's Defense Contractors. San Diego Business Journal. March 19, 2017

Samsung Kicks Off TV Donations to San Diego Schools. Filipino Press. March 11, 2017

 

Realizan Sondeo Sobre Impacto Economico Por Cierras de Garita. La Prensa. March 10, 2017

Samsung Kicks Off TV Donations to San Diego Schools. KSDY. March 7, 2017

 

Otay Mesa to benefit from state's partial revival of redevelopment. San Diego Union Tribune. February 8, 2017

Border Terminal Has a Good Problem; Crowds. San Diego Business Journal. February 2, 2017

 

SD Is Already Game for Soccer in Town. San Diego Business Journal. February 2, 2017

SD 500 Brings Out the Best in the Us. San Diego Business Journal. December 12, 2016

South Bay Gets Festive with Holiday Attractions. December 2016

South County Economic Development Council Pushing Tax Incentive for Small Business. NBC 7 San Diego. December 2, 2016

SWA Community: South County Economic Development Council. Giving Back Magazine. October 31, 2016

Meet Southern San Diego's Nonprofit for Economic Growth. Southern California Homes. October 26, 2016

Meet San Diego's Non-Profit for Economic Growth. Filipino Press. October 24, 2016

Collaboration is Key for Continued Growth in South County. Filipino Press. October 22, 2016

A Brooklyn Grows in San Diego. San Diego Business Journal. October 10, 2016

Business boosters say economic future bright. The Star News. October 8, 2016

Panorama optimista pese a los factores  negativos, observan expertos en la 26 Cumbre Economica organizada por SCEDC. El Latino. October 6, 2016

South County Seeks Business Opportunities. San Diego Business Journal. October 6, 2016

26th Annual Economic Summit Complete Press Packet. October 2, 2016

Mayor: San Diego 'Embraces' Growing Relationship with Mexico. Times of San Diego. September 30, 2016

Waiting Game Is Only Action At New Casino. San Diego Business Journal. September 26, 2016

Pedestrians Praise New Border Pathway. San Diego Union Tribune. September 16, 2016

BAE Systems expands ship repair work to Chula Vista. The Daily Transcript. August 30, 2016

BAE Systems Expands Ship Repair Business to Chula Vista. The Daily Transcript. August 29, 2016

Samsung to give smart TVs to local schools. The Daily Transcript. August 16, 2016

South County EDC announces board of directors for 2016-2017 term.  The Daily Transcript. August 15, 2016

San Diego Based Samsung Int'l Gives TVs to Schools in Need. Times of San Diego. August 11, 2016

Why This Submarket May Be Developers' Only Option. Globe St.com. August 3, 2016

South County EDC pushing to Promote East Otay Mesa. The Daily Transcript. July 22, 2016

Empresarios en SD piden a consules inspeccionar puente mexicano. La Jornada Baja California. July 20, 2016

Solicitan inspeccion al puente PedWest. El Sol de Tijuana. July 20, 2016

San Diego, Tijuana Officials Question Safety of New Pedestrian Crossing. KPBS. July 19, 2016

Agencia Fronteriza de Noticias. July 19, 2016

Safety of Pedestrian Crossing Questioned. San Diego Union Tribune. July 18, 2016

South County EDC Launches Tourism Website. San Diego Business Journal. July 18, 2016

South Bay Welcomes Visitors with New Tourism Website. Filipino Press. July 16-22, 2016

Dudan de la seguridad del nuevo puente por el que se cruzara hacia San Ysidro. Entravision. July 14, 2016

New Website Promotes South Bay. San Diego Union Tribune. July 8, 2016

New San Diego South Bay Tourism Website. IB Patch. June 30, 2016

South County EDC Unveils New Tourism Website. SD Metro Magazine. June 29, 2016

Aumenta tiempo de espera peatonal en puerto fronterizo de San Ysidro. San Diego Red. April 23, 2016

More U.S. Citizens Cross Through San Ysidro Pedestrian Port of Entry. La Prensa. April 22, 2016

Survey: Border Wait Times For Pedestrians Rise In San Ysidro. KPBS. April 22, 2016

Solicitan más inspectores para buscar agilizar los procedimientos de revisión en las garitas de entrada a EU. El Latino. April 22, 2016

South County Leaders Seek San Ysidro Pedestrian Improvements. Times of San Diego. April 22, 2016

Business owners learn disaster preparation. San Diego Union Tribune. February 4, 2016

 

Disaster Preparedness Forum for Businesses. KPBS. February 4, 2016

7 Big Projects to Watch in 2016: Chula Vista Bayfront. Voice of San Diego. January 1, 2016

 

Sharp to build $239 million dollar hospital.  The San Diego Union Tribune.  November 16, 2015

 

South Bay Rising: An Interview with San Diego Supervisor Greg Cox. San Diego Free Press. October 20, 2015 

 

Lideres reflexionan sobre crecimiento de Sur del Condado. Frontera San Diego. October 8, 2015

 

Economia y Salud, los dos grandes topicos abordados durante la 25 Cumbre de la SCEDC. El Latino San Diego. October 8, 2015

 

South County Stats Show Economic Muscle. San Diego Business Journal. October 6, 2015

 

Economic Growth Booming in South County. Globe St.com. October 6, 2015

 

Promuevan a Playas de Rosarito en foro economico de San Diego. Uniradio Informa. October 5, 2015

25th annual summit celebrates South County's vibrant cross-border economy. SDWP. October 5, 2015

 

Healthcare companies need to change or be left behind. The Daily Transcript. October 5, 2015

 

South County Economic Development Council Summit. KSDY. October 5, 2015 (Video)

 

Juan Vargas on the South County Economic Development Council. KSDY. October 5, 2015 (Video)

 

Scripps - SCEDC Summit. KSDY. October 5, 2015 (Video)

 

Broadcast. NBC7 News Today. October 2, 2015

 

Broadcast. 10 News. October 2, 2015

 

Broadcast. KUSI. October 2, 2015

 

South County Economic Development Council Recap. Televisa. October 2, 2015 (Video)

 

Economic growth of South Bay triples that of county as a whole, study finds. Fox 5 San Diego. October 2, 2015

 

South Bay's Economic Recovery From Recession Triple That of County. KPBS. October 2, 2015

 

Report Shows Impressive South County Economic Growth, Topping Overall County Rate. San Diego Business Journal. October 2, 2015

 

South County rising: Economy outpaces region. The San Diego Union Tribune. October 2, 2015

 

Report: South County in midst of economic boom. The Daily Transcript. October 2, 2015

 

Vargas: Trump's Immigration Anger Create's Opening for Reform. Times of San Diego. October 2, 2015

 

South County's Economic Growth Outpaces Rest of Metro Area. Times of San Diego. October 2, 2015

 

Silicon Valley Sees San Diego as Emerging Competition. Times of San Diego. October 2, 2015

 

Report: South County Economic Growth Three Times Faster than County Overall. San Diego Metro. October 1, 2015

 

Keynote Speakers, Panelists to discuss Outlook at 25th Annual Economic Summit. The South Bay Times. October 2015

 

25th annual summit celebrates South County's vibrant cross-border economy. San Diego Workforce Partnership. October 2015

 

San Diego has big stake in life-sciences ecosystem. The San Diego Union Tribune. September 30, 2015

 

Manufacturing Day events scheduled for Friday. The Daily Transcript. September 29, 2015

 

Puente al aeropuerto de Tijuana sigue su avance. San Diego Union Tribune. August 22, 2015

 

Cross-border airport bridge to open in December. San Diego Union Tribune. August 8, 2015

 

Eli Lilly CFO to keynote South County EDC annual summit. San Diego Source. July 28, 2015

 

South County EDC names Montano 2015-2016 board chair. San Diego Source. July 7, 2015

 

Woman to Take The Helm at Port. San Diego Business Journal. June 15, 2015

 

Airpark Ready To Take Flight. San Diego Business Journal. June 1, 2015

 

KUSI interviews Stan Gabara and Bob Koerber at SCEDC Maritime Panel. KUSI. May 28, 2015 (Video)

 

KUSI interviews Xema Jacobson and Todd Roberts at SCEDC Maritime Panel. KUSI. May 28, 2015 (Video)

 

South Bay's Future with Maritime Industry Looking Bright. Times of San Diego. May 28, 2015

 

On the Agenda: Maritime panel, hackathon, beer social on tap this week. The Daily Transcript. May 22, 2015

 

Maritime Panel Presented by South County EDC. San Diego Business Journal. May 18, 2015

 

Aerotropolis Arrival Seems More Likely. San Diego Business Journal. May 4, 2015 

 

'Aerotropolis' Concept Proposed for Brown, Gillespie Fields. Times of San Diego. April 21, 2015

 

'Aerotropolis' construction studied for Gillespie, Brown airports. The Daily Transcript. April 21, 2015

 

SD companies earn $20M in Cal Competes tax credits. The Daily Transcript. Apriil 20, 2015 

 

18 SD companies earned $20.24M in Cal Competes tax credits San Diego claimed nearly a third of all credits awarded. The Daily Transcript. April 16, 2015

 

San Diego Manufacturing grows despite cost of doing business. The Daily Transcript. March 31, 2015

 

Imperial Beach City Council Votes To Do Away With Roundabout At Ninth And Donax. Eagle & Times. March 27, 2015

 

Pond 20 I.B. project near completion. The San Diego Union Tribune. March 20, 2015

 

IB Chamber of Commerce Network Breakfast is March 26. Imperial Beach News. March 20, 2015

 

South County EDC Offers California Competes Tax Credit Workshop. The Filipino Press. March 7, 2015

 

Final Application for Tax Credit Opens Monday. The Daily Transcript.  March 6, 2015

 

In north, future shocks; down south, it's lifting off. The San Diego Union Tribune. February 24, 2015

 

National City Chamber hosts 105th installation dinner. San Diego Daily Transcript. February 12, 2015

 

Cross-border airport terminal taking shape.  10 News. January 27, 2015

 

San Diego Foundation presents four South County nonprofits with grants.  San Diego Daily Transcript.  December 3, 2014

 

South County EDC Seeks Community Involvement for Visioning Plan.  La Prensa San Diego.  November 7, 2014

 

Cápsula del tiempo en San Diego.  Televisa.  November 6, 2014 (Video)

 

South County EDC Founding Members about 25 Years of Service.  KUSI.  November 6, 2014 (Video)

 

South County 'Economic Boom' Touted with Otay Time Capsule.  Times of San Diego.  November 6, 2014

 

South County Economic Development Council's 25th Anniversary.  KUSI.  November 3, 2014 (Video)

 

San Diego's South Bay Region is Poised for Growth, Local Experts Say.  La Prensa San Diego.  October 17, 2014

 

Beneficioso el ingreso rapido a EU.  Frontera.  October 15, 2014

 

San Diego, South County a mega region for success.  San Diego Union Tribune.  October 11, 2014

 

South County EDC's 24th Annual Economic Summit.  KUSI.  October 10, 2014  (Video)

 

South County EDC's 24th Annual Economic Summit.  KUSI.  October 10, 2014 (Video)

 

South County Economic Development Council's Economic Summit on Televisa.  Televisa.  October 10, 2014 (Video)

 

South County EDC's Economic Summit on KUSI.  KUSI.  October 10, 2014 (Video)

 

South County EDC's 24th Annual Economic Summit.  Entravision.  October 10, 2014 (Video)

 

SeaWorld President: 'We're Not Backing Down' Amid Calls for Closing.  Times of San Diego.  October 10, 2014

 

Border Crossings, hotels spur South County growth.  The Daily Transcript.  October 10, 2014

 

SANDAG board meeting canceled due to conflict.  The Daily Transcript.  October 9, 2014 

 

Awards dinners, economic summit, science symposium on tap.  The Daily Transcript.  October 5, 2014

 

South County EDC to Host Economic Summit at Convention Center.  San Diego Business Journal.  September 30, 2014

 

Port of Commerce?  San Diego Business Journal.  August 31, 2014

 

South County Economic Plan Unveiled.  The Daily Transcript.  August 13, 2014

 

South County Economic Plan Unveiled.  NBC7 News.  August 13, 2014

 

6 'Key Industries' ID'd to Fuel South County Economic Resurgence.  Times of San Diego.  August 12, 2014

 

Construction begins on cross-border terminal.  Fox 5 News.  July 21, 2014

 

2014-2015 South County Economic Development Council Board Announced.  South Bay Times.  July 21, 2014

 

San Diego finds binational solutions for growth, development.  The Daily Transcript.  July 18, 2014

 

2014-2015 South County Economic Development Council Board Announced.  Imperial Beach Patch.  July 16, 2014

 

South County's Infrastructure, Plans and Potential Point to Recovery and Economic Prosperity.  San Diego Business Journal.  June 8, 2014

 

Construction Begins On San Diego End of Cross-Border Air Terminal.  KPBS.  June 6, 2014

 

Hopes raised for Tijuana-San Diego airport crossing.  San Diego Union Tribune.  June 4, 2014 

 

South County EDC backs Desert Line.  The Daily Transcript.  May 12, 2014

 

Arranca construccion de terminal binacional.  Frontera.  May 5, 2014

 

Chula Vista Renews Quest for University District.  San Diego Business Journal.  April 28, 2014

 

Aeropuerto transfronterizo Cada vez mas cerca.  Enlace Norte.  April 26, 2014

 

Construccion del Puente del Aeropuerto Binancional San Diego-Tijuana: CBP.  El Latino.  April 23, 2014 

 

Cross-Border Terminal Clears Major Hurdle.  San Diego Union Tribune.  April 18, 2014

 

CPB Commissioner: Agency Will Provide Officers For Cross-Border Air Terminal.  KPBS.  April 17, 2014

 

Top Customs Official Focused on Cross-Border Transportation Needs.  Times of San Diego.  April 17, 2014

 

(NEW)  South County leaders predict growth boom.  The Daily Transcript.  March 21, 2014

 

Residents Offer Vision Response.  San Diego Union Tribune.  March 13, 2014

 

(NEW)  South County Visioning Survey Yields Results.  San Diego Union Tribune.  March 10, 2014

 

Foro de Financiamiento Escolar.  El Latino.  March 4, 2014

 

South County Educators to Discuss Allocation of Local Control Funding Formula Dollars.  La Prensa.  February 28, 2014

 

(NEW)  Tijuana airport parking, just over the border.  New York Times.  January 19, 2014

 

(NEW)  San Diego aerotropolis study receives federal funding.  Global Airport Cities.  January 10, 2014

 

(NEW)  Imperial Beach hopes new hotel draws tourists, spurs redevelopment.  KPBS.  January 8, 2014 (Video included)

 

  East County and South County EDCs receive federal grant.  East County Herald.  December 26, 2013

 

  Federal Grant will fund Aerotropolis study.  Channel 7 News.  December 23, 2013

 

  East and South County EDCs Awareded $40K grant to develop Aerotropolis plan for airports.  San Diego Metro Daily

Business Report.  December 20, 2013

 

Tijuana Innovadora Video by TV Azteca.  TV Azteca San Diego, Youtube.  December 6, 2013 (VIDEO)

 

  South County Visioning efforts gets feedback.  San Diego Union Tribune.  December 3, 2013

 

  Enterprise Zone replacement incentives take effect Jan. 1.  The Daily Transcript.  November 27, 2013

 

  San Diego and Tijuana to share airport next year.  Urban News from Around the Web.  November 26, 2013

 

 (SPANISH)  San Diego y Tijuana Compartiran aeropuerto el año que viene.  Internacional El Pais.  November 26, 2013

 

  Tijuana, San Diego airports to share terminal at US-Mexico border.  Latin Times.  November 20, 2013

 

  Bridge to link San Diego to Tijuana Airport.  Channel 7 News.  November 19, 2013 (Video included)

 

  Cross the Border, Then Fly.  The Wall Street Journal.  November 17, 2013

 

  H Street extension project in Chula Vista set to break ground.  KUSI News. November 13, 2013

 

  Pedestrian bridge from Tijuana to San Diego finally underway.  Here and Now. October 17, 2013

 

 South County EDC workshops seek input on plan for region from Business Owners, Residents.  San Diego Business

Journal.  October 11, 2013

 

 Construction on airport terminal linking Tijuana to San Diego is off the ground.  KPBS.  October 8, 2013 (Video

included)

 

  High hopes for Pier South Hotel on display at first official event.  Imperial Beach Patch.  October 2, 2013

 

  Speakers discuss tribes, beer at economic summit.  San Diego Union Tribune.  September 13, 2013

 

  Executive Profile - Efrain Ibarra, Jr.  San Diego Business Journal.  August 26, 2013

 

 Trade routes.  San Diego Business Journal.  August 26, 2013

 

  November Opening Planned for Imperial Beach Hotel, Restaurant.  San Diego Business Journal.  August 21, 2013

 

  Pier South Hotel to Open Nov. 1.  Imperial Beach Patch.  August 9, 2013

 

 South County Group looking for input on economic plan.  San Diego Union Tribune.  July 29, 2013

 

  Plans take off for Tijuana airport border project.  San Diego Union Tribune.  July 27, 2013

 

  Cross-Border Facility would benefit airline passengers.  San Diego Union Tribune.  July 25, 2013

 

 South County EDC announces new chairman, launches survey as part of developing 5-year strategic plan.  San Diego

Business Journal.  July 23, 2013

 

 South County EDC launches visioning effort for region's future.  The Daily Transcript.  July 19, 2013

 

Businesses encouraged to take advantage of the Enterprise Zone Incentives before they expire.  San Diego Metro.  July

15, 2013

 

 Business leaders told immigration reform will boost local economy.  Imperial Beach Patch.  July 2, 2013

 

  New housing facility at Donovan prison detailed at briefing.  San Diego Union Tribune.  June 17, 2013

 

  Officials see opportunities in creating big change on Bayfront.  San Diego Business Journal.  June 17, 2013

 

  Brown's proposal would harm Enterprise Zones.  The Daily Transcript.  June 12, 2013

 

  Outsourcing often not worth it.  San Diego Union Tribune.  June 10, 2013

 

  Civic leaders speak out on Enterprise Zones.  The Daily Transcript.  June 7, 2013

 

  Local Elected Officials, Business Community and Employees voice support for effective California Enterprise Zones in the City of

Chula Vista California.  PR Web.  June 6, 2013

 

  Officials won't say whether Chula Vista strip club is getting tax breaks or hiring credits.  Channel 10 News.  June 6, 2013

 

  Companies move operations back to US.  San Diego Union Tribune.  June 3, 2013

 

  Panel Oks new license to speed border crossings.  San Diego Union Tribune.  April 30, 2013

 

  East, South County grants aimed at jobs, economic growth.  San Diego Union Tribune.  April 16, 2013

 

  Luxury Hotel will bring Change to Imperial Beach.  San Diego Business Journal.  April 15, 2013

 

  Mission to Mexico begins Monday.  San Diego Union Tribune.  April 13, 2013

 

  Test offers border crossers glimpse of future.  San Diego Union Tribune.  April 7, 2013

 

  Extra lanes speed up San Ysidro crossing.  San Diego Union Tribune. April 6, 2013

 

  ITT-Tech moves San Diego Campus to National City.  San Diego Union Tribune.  March 24, 2013

 

  Sequestration brings longer border waits.  San Diego Union Tribune.  March 6, 2013

 

  East County Wants to Chart a Flight Path for Commerce.  San Diego Business Journal.  March 4, 2013.

 

  Economic Trends to be Focus of Panel Talk.  San Diego Metro.  February 28, 2013

 

  Employers, unions argue over Enterprise Zone.  The Daily Transcript.  February 18, 2013

 

  South Bay Power Plant Comes Crumbling Down.  The Log.  February 11, 2013

 

  Crews implode South Bay Power Plant.  ABC 10 News.  February  2, 2013 (Video included)

 

  UC San Diego Chancellor: A South Bay University May Be Important to Region's Growth.  Imperial Beach Patch.  January 25, 2013

 

  USD Chancellor:  Regional's Future is South County.  San Diego Union Tribune.  January 25, 2013

 

Most Admired CEO Finalists.  San Diego Business Journal. December 10, 2012

 

Job creation must be our coordinated goal.  San Diego Union Tribune.  December 9, 2012

 

Economic group makes pitch for more Padres.  The Star News.  December 7, 2012

 

Padres team president wants to build stronger ties in South County.  The Daily Transcript.  December 5, 2012

 

Water Park should get Tourist Dollars Flowing.  San Diego Business Journal.  December 3, 2012

 

Water Park should get Tourist Dollars Flowing.  San Diego City & Press.  December 3, 2012

 

Enterprise Zone credits ready and waiting for businesses.  The Daily Transcript.  November 28th, 2012

 

Nov. 28 Meetings Look at Enterprise Zones.  San Diego Business Journal.  November 27,2012

 

Enterprise Zone and credits workshops held Wednesday.  The Daily Transcript.  November 26, 2012

 

Women Who Mean Business Award Winners.  San Diego Business Journal.  November 19, 2012

 

San Diego South Bay Cities Join Together to Address Issues Associated with Sequestration.  Eagle & Times Imperial Beach.  November 9, 2012.

 

Starring in...October 2012. The Star News. November 2, 2012

 

Summit Covers Economic Future.  The Star News.  Saturday, September 29, 2012

 

Vibra Bank Receives Pioneer Award.  The Daily Transcript.  Wednesday, September 26, 2012

 

Summit Addresses Keys to Economic Future in South Bay.  San Diego Union Tribune.  September 25, 2012

 

(SPANISH)  Cumbre Binacional en San Diego.  Univision San Diego.  September 21, 2012

 

(SPANISH)  Avances en Seguridad e Infraestructura Rosarito.  Uniradio Informa.  September 21, 2012

 

Ben Stein: San Diego Region "The Next Hong Kong".  San Diego Union Tribune.  September 21, 2012

 

Ben Stein:  Mexican Labor, Hard Work Key to San Diego's Economic Recovery.  Camp Pendleton Patch.  September 21, 2012

 

Largest Waterfront Development Opportunity in California Gets Green Light Following Coastal Commission Approval.  News Release by Unified Port of San Diego and

City of Chula Vista, from Santa Cruz, CA.  August 9, 2012

 

Local Leaders Tour Bayfront Before Commission Decision.  San Diego Union Tribune.  August 7, 2012

 

Consensus Building Key Part of Bayfront Plan.  San Diego Business Journal.  August 6, 2012

 

(SPANISH)  Es Hora de Dar a Nuestra Region Binacional la Atencion que Merece.  La Prensa San Diego. July 6, 2012

 

STUDY:  Some Manufacturing Jobs Returning to SD.  San Diego Business Journal.  June 29, 2012

 

ECONOMY:  Survey Finds County Manufacturers to Hire in Next Year.  North County Times.  June 28, 2012

 

Border Crucial to Local Economy. San Diego Union Tribune.  June 12, 2012

 

Time to Give Our Binational Region the Attention it Deserves.  San Diego Union Tribune.  June 10, 2012

 

Hot Pocket for Retailers.  San Diego Union Tribune.  March 19, 2012

 

Cooperation for Tourist Dollars.  San Diego Business Journal.  March 13, 2012

 

Sold on Walmart as Economic Stimulus (Click Here for Part 1) and (Click Here for Part 2).  San Diego Business Journal.  February 20-25, 2012

 

Walmart Plans Store in South San Diego.  San Diego Union Tribune.  February 9, 2012

 

SCEDC Joins Forces with Economic Development Organizations.  The Daily Transcript.  February 7, 2012

 

Cross Border Air Terminal Clears Another Hurdle (Click Here for Page 1) and (Click Here for Page 2).  San Diego Business Journal.  January 23-29, 2012

 

Genetic Sequencing Is Major Force in Local Life Sciences Scene.  San Diego Business.  January 23, 2012

 

Multiple News Releases regarding SYPOE Pedestrian Border Crossing and Annual Economic Summit 2011. (In English and Spanish).  From August to September, 2011.

 

 Who's growing and who's hiring?  San Diego Union Tribune.  June 5, 2011

 

 New SENTRI Office Surpassing Expectations.  San Diego RED.  May 30, 2011

 

 San Diego Solar Factory Moves to Tijuana.  San Diego Union Tribune.  May 23, 2011

 

 Finding the Way to South County.  San Diego Union Tribune.  May 21, 2011

 

 South County gets help promoting tourism.  San Diego Union Tribune.  Weisberg, Lori.  May 10, 2011

 

 New Program to Promote South Bay Attractions.  10News.com.  May 9, 2011

 

 Road operators seek buyer to rescue it from bankruptcy.  San Diego Business Journal.  April 11, 2011

 

 COSTCO expanding in two South County locations.  San Diego Business Journal.  April 4, 2011

 

 Chamber of Commerce session aimed at helping local entrepreneurs.  San Diego Union Tribune.  March 17, 2011

 

 South County EDC Hosts Critical Redevelopment Forum.  Eagle & Times.  March 3, 2011

 

 Imperial Beach, National City Mayors in Redevelopment Debate.  Imperial Beach Patch.  February 28, 2011

 

 South County redevelopment forum draws large crowd.  San Diego Union Tribune.  February 26, 2011

 

 Visitors bureau spending millions to boost San Diego tourism.  San Diego Union Tribune.  February 25, 2011

 

 Morning Report:  A Fortunate School Failure.  Voice of San Diego.  February 24, 2011

 

 Forum to shed light on redevelopment battle.  San Diego Union Tribune.  February 23, 2011

 

 Group wants to link U.S. fliers to Mexican Airport.  San Diego Union Tribune.  February 13, 2011

 

 Port agrees to explore economic potential of Pond 20.  Imperial Beach Patch.  January 13, 2011

 

 Local leaders plan to turn Salt Pond into profit.  10News.com.  January 10, 2011

 

 Group hopes for development of Pond 20 site.  San Diego Union Tribune.  January 5, 2011

 

Gaining a handle of border gridlock. San Diego Union Tribune.  August 29, 2010

 

Desaprovechan Ventajas de la SENTRI en Cruce Peatonal. Diario San Diego.  August 26, 2010

 

Border-Pass Use Low.  San Diego Union Tribune.  August 24, 2010

 

Poll: Border-crossing pass underused. San Diego Union Tribune.  August 21, 2010

 

Cross-Border Airport Terminal Advances Another Step.  August 5, 2010

 

New Presidential Permit Lauded by South County EDC.  San Diego-Tijuana Airport Cross Border Facility approved.  August 4, 2010

 

Recipe for Growth. San Diego Union Tribune.  July 10, 2010

 

Food Production Has Ample Opportunity to Grow in South County. June 28, 2010

 

Dan Seguimiento a V Cumbre Binacional de Alcaldes.  Follow up Meeting to 5th Summit of Mayors in Rosarito.  Comunicado de

Prensa del IV Ayuntamiento Rosarito. June 11, 2010.

 

SCEDC and S.D. Regional Chamber Host Forum on Project Labor Agreements.  Marston and Marston, April 8, 2010.

 

SR-905 Upgrade Receives Stimulus Funding.  San Diego Business Journal.  March 8-14, 2010.

 

SR-905 News.  San Diego Business Journal.  March 8, 2010.

 

The New Cross-Border Terminal.  Baja Times.  March 1-15, 2010.

 

Imperial County supes vote whether to join with parts of San Diego County.  ivpressonline.com.  February 23, 2010.

 

Microlenders making a big difference.  The San Diego Union-Tribune:  Business, January 10, 2010.

 

AT&T donates $19k to combat local student drop-out rates.  La Prensa San Diego.  January 8, 2010.

 

AT&T grant to combat dropout rate in South County.  Daily Transcript.  January 5, 2010.

 

Economic Development Strategy Being Formed.  Union Tribune, May 4, 2009.

 

How the Economic Stimilus Bill and the California Budget will affect Business.  South County EDC Immediate Release, March 26, 2009

 

Invertira FedEx 26 mdd en Otay Mesa.  DiarioSanDiego.com, March, 5, 2009

 

FedEx Set to Build Center in Otay Mesa.  Union Tribune, March 4, 2009

 

If We Build It, They will Come:  Investors Land Prime Location for Cross-Border Terminal.  SDBJ, September 17, 2008

18th Annual Economic Summit on Friday, September 12, 2008.  Various Press Releases, September 2008

 

Analizan Alcandes de San Diego y Baja California Problemas y Oportunidades.  DiarioSanDiego.com, September 12, 2008

 

Empresarios de San Diego Celebran Reunion Anual.  DiarioSanDiego.com, September 12, 2008

 

State Funding for City's Energy-Efficiency Program Could Double.  Chula Vista News Release Office of Communications, August 1, 2008

 

Massive Business Development Project Takes off at Brown Field.  SDBJ, June 9, 2008

 

Port of San Diego's Lane Field Project Wins California Coastal Commission Approval.  January 8, 2009

 

High Speed Rail Seen as a Boon for Border:  Leaders Want Line to go Past Downtown San Diego.  Union Tribune, December 8, 2008

 

Education Key to Prosperity, say Former Astronaut,  Lieutenant Governor.  San Diego Daily Transcript, October 2, 2007

 

Border Region Economic Links Focus of Forum.  Union Tribune, September 29, 2007

 

Business Prospects Strong in South County.  San Diego Business Transcript, September 28, 2007

 

South County, Tijuana Leaders Double Stacking at Border Ports.  SDBJ, May 7 2007

 

South County EDC Garners Award for DVD.  SDBJ, May 7, 2007

 

Business Delegation Finds Support for Cross-Border Airport Terminal.  SDBJ, April 30, 2007

 

National City's Primed for Revitalization, Hopes to Follow Downtown San Diego, Border Communities.  SDBJ, March 26, 2007

 

Tolls to Buy Time, Convenience on 10-Mile-Long South Bay Expressway Route 125 Will Provide Alternative to 905 Gridlock

.  SDBJ, March 26, 2007

 

Mexican Expresses Interest in Cross-Border Airport.  Union  Tribune, March 20, 2007

 

Mexican Officials Interested in Cross-Border Terminal Study.  San Diego Daily Transcript, March 20, 2007

 

Aviation.  (About Cross-Border Terminal).  San Diego Metropolitan, March 20, 2007

 

County Turns Down Move of UCSD Patient Beds to Thornton Hospital.  10News, March 13, 2007

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

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