Developers of North City plan to move forward later this year on Block C, a new multifamily complex with retail elements. Rendering courtesy of Safdie Rabines Architects

Developers of North City plan to move forward later this year on Block C, a new multifamily complex with retail elements. Rendering courtesy of Safdie Rabines Architects

— Pieces are gradually falling into place for a mixed-use, 200-acre “University District” long envisioned by the city of San Marcos, which in coming years could also become what developers have billed as “North County’s Downtown...