Economic Development & Advocacy Meeting

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Name: Economic Development & Advocacy Meeting
Date: July 9, 2020
Time: 7:30 AM - 9:15 AM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

The Economic Development & Advocacy Advisory Council works with elected officials, community leaders, Chamber Members, and other organizations to shape policies that help to promote business creation, sustainability, and growth. Areas of focus include jobs, employment and business retention that stimulates overall economic growth, and improves the quality of life in the region.

The Advisory Council also facilitates the Chamber's Think Local First initiative, whose goal is to support buying, hiring, and contracting locally. For more information about getting involved with Economic Development & Advocacy, email Dylan Fisher or call the Chamber at (858) 487-1767.

Chamber Members are invited to join the meetings and participate during the discussion.

  1. Welcome and Introductions
  2. Outgoing and Incoming Co-Chairs                   
  3. Chamber Updates                                                                                                  
  4. Proposition 15: Split Roll Tax             
    1. Presentations:
      •  Support: Stefani, School and Communities First
      • Opposition: Carter Nott, Meridian HQ
    2. Q&A
    3. Council Discussion & Vote
  5. Proposition 21
    1. Presentations:
      • Support: Susie Shannon, Aids Health Foundation
      • Opposition: Frank Thomson, Meridian HQ
    2. Q&A
    3. Council Discussion & Vote
  6. Legislative Updates                                                                                                               
Action Recap/Adjourn/Networking        
Via Zoom
To receive meeting link be sure to register
Date/Time Information:
7:30 AM  Coffee & Networking
7:45 AM  Business
Contact Information:
Free for members and non-members