Deborah Helm and Tom Fitzpatrick of The Mission restaurant in East Village are among those in that neighborhood who are optimistic that the new San Diego Central Library, also pictured below, will be a catalyst for business and positive growth.

Deborah Helm and Tom Fitzpatrick of The Mission restaurant in East Village are among those in that neighborhood who are optimistic that the new San Diego Central Library, also pictured below, will be a catalyst for business and positive growth. Photo by Stephen Whalen.

Thomas Fitzpatrick looks toward the new San Diego Central Library a block from his East Village restaurant, The Mission, and sees more than the lively and cheerful architecture emanating from the $185 million building...

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