Rudy Reyes for Santee 2nd Dist. City Council
Rudy Reyes for Santee 2nd Dist. City Council

Campaign News

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Grassroots measure meant to curb overdevelopment won't be on Santee ballot until 2020

Santee Council Aligns with Development!!

A citizens initiative that would let Santee residents decide the fate of high-density housing projects that do not comply with the city’s general plan such as Fanita Ranch, set for land shown here, will not be on the Nov. 6 ballot but voters will see it in 2020. (Karen Pearlman/San Diego Union-Tribune)

Opponents of proposed housing development pack Santee council meeting

Santee residents who are against a nearly 3,000-home development showed up in force at Wednesday night's city council meeting.

A number of people who filled the room made it known they are against Fanita Ranch, where developers want to build homes on what is now about 2,600 acres of rolling hills.

“It would produce over 30,000 vehicle trips per day onto existing Santee streets, make the gridlock that we feel every day worse, so we think people should have a voice on whether or not they’re going to lose time with their family by sitting at more traffic lights,” said Van Collinsworth, who is opposed to the project.

Town Hall Series

In the coming months I will be touring the state for a series of town-hall-style meetings. These gatherings provide an excellent forum to present my views and discuss them with ordinary citizens like you. To RSVP for a town hall event, please send us a message using our

New Visiting Hours

Rudy Reyes is a firm believer in participatory democracy. Call us at +1 619/7678025 +1 619/7678025 to schedule a private meeting with the candidate, who is always interested in hearing your concerns. We have expanded the visiting hours for your convenience.

Upcoming Debate

Rudy Reyes welcomes the upcoming televised debate as a chance to present our view of the challenges facing , and to contrast our common-sense solutions with other candidates.