SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Mayor Jerry Sanders announced Tuesday that the city has committed another $10 million to street repairs.
That's on top of the $30 million set aside for street resurfacing this summer and an additional $47 million spent since 2010.
Nearly 200 miles of streets have been or will soon be resurfaced using that money.
"It took decades for our streets to crumble into disrepair and fixing them will take a long term commitment of will power and resources, but the numbers speak for themselves," Sanders said.
The latest round of street repairs is being paid for with a $25 million bond. The rest of the money will be used for other projects, including building a Mission Valley fire station.
Hoover High School took a trip into the past by opening a time capsule from 1978. The capsule was dug up in a construction project several years before it was meant to be unearthed.
On Friday, President Trump mistakenly mentioned the mayor of San Diego when talking about immigrants being tipped off about immigration raids.
A judge denied a motion to dismiss charges against a Rancho Bernardo man accused of drinking himself to sleep and passing out with a lit cigarette, causing a fire in his condominium that killed his two children.
U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris Friday toured the Otay Mesa Immigration and Detention Facility, where she visited migrant mothers who were separated from their children in what the California Democrat called "a crime against humanity being committed by the U.S. government."
On the first day of summer, the San Diego County Water Authority unveiled a new outreach program that highlights the value of safe and reliable water supplies for the region.
The San Diego Humane Society today urged residents to volunteer their homes as foster spaces for the influx of animals typically lost after Fourth of July.
As the weather heats up, County Animal Services says you may see more rattlesnakes out and about. The department received more than 600 rattlesnake calls in 2017.
A man who beat, raped and strangled a female friend after watching her have sex with another man in his downtown San Diego apartment, then stuffed her body in a suitcase and put it out with the trash,was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Author Dan Shuck speaks about the inspiration behind his book and how we can all benefit from a little child-like introspection.