The largest neighborhood downtown, East Village is about to
experience the greatest residential growth. Scattered throughout
the area are artists' homes, studios, galleries and shops, along
with San Diego City College, the New School of Architecture and
two high schools. Former warehouses, even an old church, have
been transformed into charming residential lofts.
A dramatic facelift is underway
on 12th Avenue that will link Balboa Park and San Diego Bay.
Its landscaped promenade will
pass by Library Circle and the new Padres Ballpark, set to open