Protest held against San Diego convention center special election


The San Diego City Council will meet Monday afternoon for a crucial vote on whether a special election should be held this November to vote on a convention center expansion, funding for homeless programs and road repairs. If the special election is approved, a vote on SoccerCity could also be added next Monday. But protesters at Civic Center Plaza this morning want the council to vote down the special election. 

Alliance San Diego, along with a number of labor organizations who do not want to see special election happen, demonstrated before the noon council meeting. 

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