Plaza de Panama
Letters in Support
San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce (July 18, 2011)
Centro Cultural de la Raza (July 12, 2011)
San Diego History Center (May 2, 2011)
Hornblower Cruises and Events (April 21, 2011)
Courtyard by Marriott - Old Town (April 21, 2011)
San Diego Zoo (April 18, 2011)
San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau (April 15, 2011)
Hacienda Hotel Old Town (April 7, 2011)
The Grand Del Mar (April 6, 2011)
Manchester Grand Hyatt (April 5, 2011)
Del Mar Fairgrounds/Racetrack (April 4, 2011)
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines (April 4, 2011)
Sheraton San Diego (April 4, 2011)
Trigild, Inc. (April 4, 2011)
San Diego Hilton Mission Valley (April 1, 2011)
Humphreys by the Bay (April 1, 2011)
Prime Time Shuttle (April 1, 2011)
PRA Destination Management (April 1, 2011)
San Diego Hotel-Motel Association (March 31, 2011)
Sea World San Diego (March 30, 2011)
Timken Museum of Art (March 11, 2011)
Mingei International Museum Board (Feb. 28, 2011)
Banker's Hill/Park West Community Association (Feb. 10, 2011)
Mingei International Museum (Jan. 29, 2011)
San Diego Museum of Man (Jan. 27, 2011)
2015 Steering Committee (Jan. 26, 2011)
San Diego Air & Space Museum (Jan. 23, 2011)
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center (Jan. 14, 2011)
Museum of Photographic Arts (Jan. 12, 2011)
San Diego Natural History Museum (Jan. 11, 2011)
Mathieu Gregoire (Jan. 10, 2011)
Balboa Park Central (Dec. 1, 2010)
Balboa Park Cultural Partnership (Sep 22, 2010)
Letters in Opposition
North Park Historical Society (May 2, 2011)
Eyton Shalom (April 28, 2011)
Rosemary Reed (April 14, 2011)
San Diego Archers (April 13, 2011)
Louise Russell (April 5, 2011)
Samantha Ollinger (April 5, 2011)
Elizabeth & John Weems (April 4, 2011)
Bjorn Palenius (April 4, 2011)
Mission Hills Heritage (Feb. 24, 2011)
The Committee of One Hundred (Feb. 4, 2011)
Hillcrest History Guild (Jan. 31, 2011)
Neighborhood Historic Preservation Coalition (Jan. 23, 2011)
La Playa Heritage (Jan. 17, 2011)
Citizens Coordinate for Century 3 (Jan. 21, 2011)
San Diego Council of Design Professionals (Oct. 21, 2010)
Public Dialogue/Agency Letters
Dr. Irwin Jacobs to Save Our Heritage Organisation (Dec. 31, 2010)
Dr. Irwin Jacobs to San Diego Zoo (Dec. 21, 2010)
San Diego Zoo to Mayor Jerry Sanders and Dr. Irwin Jacobs (Dec. 16, 2010)
The Plaza de Panama project will transform the core of Balboa Park into a grand public space for San Diego. By removing cars from the heart of the park, the Plaza de Panama, Plaza de California, West El Prado and Esplanade will be restored to their historic use as pedestrian park spaces. The new Centennial Bridge and Road will provide an alternate route for vehicles that avoids pedestrian areas and leads to a new underground parking structure topped by a 2-acre park. The project will create 6.3 acres of new parks, plazas and promenades out of what are now roads and parking lots.
The Plaza de Panama project is scheduled to be complete in time for the 2015 Centennial Celebration, and will provide spectacular venues for this yearlong celebration of Balboa Park.
See inside to explore the Plaza de Panama project. . .
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