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.
On Tuesday, July 1, 2014, the Port of San Diego hosted a tour of the North Embarcadero Visionary Plan Phase I project for media and other invitees to publicize the opening of public spaces in the project area. The tour focused on the incredible progress achieved since construction began in January 2012. Those present included Congresswoman Susan Davis, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, San Diego Council President Todd Gloria, San Diego City Councilmember Mark Kersey, Coronado City Councilmember Mike Woiwode, Port of San Diego Chairman Bob Nelson, Port Commissioner Marshall Merrifield, Port Commissioner Rafael Castellanos, Civic San Diego Interim President Andrew Phillips; and many others.