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My First Year: La Jollan Barbara Bry talks about 2017 at City Hall

My First Year: La Jollan Barbara Bry talks about 2017 at City Hall

Although the City Hall Chambers are quiet during winter recess, District 1 City Council member Barbara Bry of La Jolla still reports to her office downtown. On Dec. 28, with the San Diego sun shining through her window and the blare of trolleys below her, Bry sat down with La Jolla Light to look back on her first full year in office. She was sworn in on Dec. 13, 2016.

Q: What were the big surprises?

A: Soccer City. I never expected something like that was going to happen. I believed it was a rip-off for taxpayers and that anything we do on that Mission Valley land had to include San Diego State University in a meaningful way. I was pleased to see that an...

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