CHAPTER 4 Our Greater San Diego Vision
San Diegans Envision a Region Where…
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1. A Prosperous Economy Provides a Broad Range Of Good Job Opportunities San Diegans envision a regional economy where businesses thrive and local residents share in economic growth and prosperity. The region’s organizations and institutions must work together with the public to support and strengthen the San Diego region’s primary economic drivers (innovation, the military, and tourism), and to ensure that local businesses and residents are prepared to prosper from growth in these sectors.
Our Greater San Diego Vision
2. Housing Options Match What People Want and Can Afford People love living here, but the inability to find housing they can afford creates stress and financial worry, limits economic development, and can force people or their children to move. The region’s future hinges on its ability to create housing options that people want and can afford. While each individual community will likely have a different mix of housing types, it is important that residents of all ages and backgrounds can find a home. The region must create housing that people will need in the future, and realize that market forces will drive prices up if supply is lacking.
Published on Jul 9, 2012
San Diego County is a vast area of more than4,500 square miles, larger than the states of RhodeIsland and Delaware combined. The region isho...