The Port of San Diego is pleased to announce the appointment of John A. Bolduc as Acting Chief Executive Officer.
Bolduc, formerly Harbor Police Chief and Vice President of Public Safety, begins his new role immediately. Bolduc took the oath of office at a special Board of Port Commissioners meeting on Friday, July 25, 2014.
He succeeds Wayne Darbeau, who was appointed as CEO in December 2010.
"John excels at motivating people. He's an excellent communicator and an inspirational leader. He brings a record of leadership to build on the Port's strong foundation of financial sustainability and integrity," said Chairman Bob Nelson of the Board of Port Commissioners. "We are grateful to have John at the helm during this time of transition and reflection, and we have no doubt he's going to serve the Port well in his new capacity, just as he has so effectively served the public during his entire professional career."
The Port of San Diego will host a public meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 17, 2014 to discuss proposed changes to its parking meter pilot program, currently in effect at Tuna Harbor. The meeting will be held in the Training Room of the Port's Administration Building, 3165 Pacific Highway [map].
The proposed changes include expanding the program to cover 177 public parking meters in the North Embarcadero and 107 public parking meters in the Ruocco Park area in San Diego.
San Diego has been shortlisted as one of two final potential host cities for the 35th America's Cup, according to the organizers of the renowned sailing event.
The Port of San Diego is the lead agency carrying forward the region's bid for hosting the event.