On Monday July 9th the Yes! For a Better San Diego campaign submitted over 114,000 voter signatures in support of the citizen’s initiative to expand the Convention Center. The volunteer efforts from the Call to Action sent to Chamber members contributed to these efforts in the last two weeks. Jerry Sanders attended the announcement held at the Registrar of Voters office and was joined by Father Joe Carroll, business leaders, and tourism industry workers to submit the signatures to qualify for the November ballot. The opportunity to pave thousands of miles of road, create quality, permanent jobs and tackle the homelessness crisis is rare, so this may be the most important decision San Diegans will make to for America’s Finest City for decades to come.
For more on this, click here for an article from The San Diego Union-Tribune.