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June 2015

Mayor Faulconer, elected and appointed officials attend Groundwork Legislators Briefing

By | Community Support

Groundwork San Diego hosted its annual Chollas Creek Watershed Legislators Briefing on June 22 in the Mayor’s office. Attendees included Mayor Faulconer, Councilmembers Emerald and Alvarez, Supervisor Greg Cox, Trustee Marne Foster, Lemon Grove Councilmember Mendoza, Port Comissioner Bob Nelson, CalTrans Director Laurie Berman, and a number of other government and agency representatives.  The focus of the briefing was identify the next steps for an official designation of the Chollas Creek Watershed as a regional park, as well as continued support for critical trail links connecting Chollas Creek communities to the Bayshore Bikeway.


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Groundwork Hosts State Official at the EarthLab

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Groundwork welcomed Felicia Marcus, Chair of the State Water Resources Control Board(SWRCB), to the EarthLab on June 19. The SWRCB recently awarded a major grant to Groundwork and San Diego Unified School District to bring stormwater capture improvements and water conservation education to three schools around the EarthLab.Felicia  Marcus SWRCB