Re-elect Myrtle Cole for City Council

Myrtle Cole:
​Making San Diego work for us

Myrtle Cole has been working to make the 4th District better for its residents for nearly four decades. Passionate about neighborhoods and willing to do the hard work it takes to get things done for our communities, Myrtle is the leader we need on the City Council.

Paid for by Re-Elect Myrtle Cole for City Council 2018
110 West C Street, Suite 1300
​San Diego, CA 92101


Myrtle proudly serves the 4th District Communities of:

Alta Vista
​Broadway Heights
Chollas View
Emerald Hills
Greater Skyline Hills
Lincoln Park
Lomita Village
North Bay Terrace
Oak Park
Paradise Hills
Redwood Village
Rolando Park
South Bay Terrace
Valencia Park

  • Council President
  • Public Official of the Year
  • Women's Community Leader Award
  • MBA, National University
  • Honorary Doctorate Degree, National University
  • First woman to serve as Councilmember for the 4th District
  • First African-American woman to serve as Council President

leading on san diego's biggest issues


Myrtle is tackling two of the biggest problems facing San Diego--housing affordability and homelessness. As Council President, Myrtle convened a Special Council Meeting on Homelessness and created the Select Committee on Homelessness to discuss and revisit City policies regarding homelessness and to identify funding mechanisms to address the growing homeless population in San Diego.  Additionally, she convened a Special Council Meeting on Affordable Housing and Housing Affordability to take action on proposals to address the high cost of renting or buying a home in San Diego.