Economic Development & Advocacy Meeting

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Name: Economic Development & Advocacy Meeting
Date: March 4, 2021
Time: 7:30 AM - 9:15 AM PST
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. Chamber Updates
  3. New Urban West Presentation
    1. Presentation – Jonathan Frankel, New Urban West
    2. Q&A
    3. Council Discussion & Vote
  4. Legislative Updates – Introduced Bills 2021                                 
    1. Assemblymember Boerner Horvath - District 76
    2. Matthew Phy – Office of Senator Bates
    3. Aaron Andrews – Office of Senator Jones
    4. Rob Knudson – Office of Asm. Maienschein
    5. Melissa Alfaro – Office of Asm. Voepel
  5. County Tax Updates              
    1. PresentationRepresentative from Tax Assessor's Office, County of San Diego
    2. Q&A
  6. Legislative Updates                                               
  7. Action Recap/Adjourn/Networking                                                                                                               

Next Meeting: April 1, 2021

Via Zoom, link sent in registration confirmation
Date/Time Information:
7:30 AM  Coffee & Networking
7:45 AM  Business
Contact Information:
Free for members and invited guests only