How we moved from Council-City Manager to a Mayor-Council (“Strong Mayor”) form of government 10 years ago, and the role of Council President.
Join a group of local panelists to discuss and suggest amendments to the Short Term Rental ordinance under consideration by the City Council. Panelists include John Thickstun, Mandy Havlik and Kevin Hastings. Also take action on Deaths in San Diego County Jails.
Learn about Money in Politics with Amy Tobia from Represent.Us, Greg Coleridge from Move to Amend Coalition and Cynara Velazquez from PoliticalPropoganda.org. ALso, Officer Elections.
Lucero Sanchez on Stormwater Issues Facing San Diego, Gretchen Newsom and Loxie Gant on ADEMs, and Special Guest Barbara Bry
Learn more about the history of the 30 foot height limit and the role of Point Loma and OB residents in helping to galvanize the creation of the California Coastal Commission.
Newland Sierra is a development project that citizens forced the County Board Of Supervisors to place on the ballot next year or rescind their previous approval. At our November meeting we heard representatives for and against the development. The club unanimously voted No On Newland Sierra, and we encourage members to support the club’s position. Many thanks to representatives for and against the proposal for taking the time to present to the club and to field questions from members. No on Newland Sierra – Clif Williams, Land Use Analyst at Latham & Watkins Vote Yes on Better Choice – Ken Moore, Better Choice Campaign We are joined in voting No on Newland Sierra by several other Democratic Clubs in the county, including: San Diego County Democrats for Environmental Action Fallbrook Democratic Club East County Democratic Club San Marcos Democratic Club La Jolla Democratic Club Democratic Club of Vista Democratic Club of Carlsbad-Oceanside Spring Valley-Lemon Grove Democratic Club as well as several other conservation groups in the county: