Agenda July 2, 2024

Agenda for Tuesday, July 2, 2024, 6:00 PM until approx. 8:00 PM

Normal Heights Community Center

4649 Hawley Avenue

(Bicycle and mobility devices may be parked inside)

Via Zoom at

Via telephone: 1 689-278-1000 Meeting ID: 626 390 4190


  1. Opening “reflection” and rules.
  2. Introductions of Board members. Virtual attendees are encouraged to enter their name for a record of their attendance in “Chat” or, if participating by audio only, to introduce themselves verbally. A reminder that other Chat entries will not be monitored by the Chair and are not considered official communications, even if to or from Board members.
  3. Agenda Setting/modifications (Note: items may be addressed out of listed order and time)

6:15 Non-Agenda Public Comment

  1. Non-Agenda Public Comment regarding NH land use & related NH community issues (2min pp).
  2. Digital Communications Monitoring from, nextdoor, Facebook, Email, etc.

6:30 Special Guests & Presentations

  1. Congresswoman Sara Jacobs (District 51) will update the community on her work and take questions.

7:00 Action/Decision Items (Board member roll call may be performed for recording votes)

  1. Approval of meeting minutes for June as sent via email.
  2. Shall the board endorse the Adams Ave Street Fair?
  3. Create new subcommittees based on goals
  4. Election of board members for open seat(s).

7:45 Reports/Updates

  1. Community Group updates when present
    • Adams Avenue Business Association – Scott Kessler
    • El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association – Gary Weber
    • NH Community Association and NH Urban Arts – Greg Stone/Norma Stafford
    • Adams “Community Recreation Advisory Group” – Nancy Lawler
    • NH for Smart Growth – Paul Coogan
  2. City, County, and State government agency representatives, if present.
    • District 9 Councilmember Elo-Rivera – Sara Al-Agha
    • Mayor’s Office – Lucero Maganda
    • County Supervisor Monica Montgomery Steppe (or representative)
    • State Senator Atkins –Toni Duran
    • Assembly Member Ward – Christopher Gris
    • District 51 U.S. Congressmember Sara Jacobs (or representative)
  3. Treasurer’s Report – Treasurer/ Frances Prichett
  4. Chair Report
    • CPC meeting recap – Emile

8:00 Standing Committees

  1. Joint Mid-City Communities Plan Update Committee – Emilie Colwell
  2. Historical Property Review Report – Dan Soderberg

8:15 Advisory Committees

  1. Nominating Committee – Greg Stone, Jim Baross
  2. Utility Undergrounding & Street Lighting MAD – Emilie Colwell & Francis Prichett
  3. Traffic Issue Taskforce – Allan Harjala

8:30 Adjournment

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