Mission Valley

Carmel Valley planning board says No on SoccerCity

Carmel Valley planning board says No on SoccerCity

For the last several months, the Carmel Valley Community Planning Board has heard pitches from both SDSU West and SoccerCity, two measures that will appear on the November ballot to develop the Mission Valley site, former home of the departed Chargers and SDCCU Stadium.

CV Planning Board Chair Frisco White said he felt like a parent, with two children asking for his attention— two developers fighting over the same piece of land.

“I’m sort of against planning by initiative and I feel like both of them are,” White said. “We’re giving up our planning rights by letting the initiative process take over.”

After some discussion the planning...

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