Wed, Feb 9: UCCA hosts community meeting; agenda items include Public Safety, Pure Water, Budget Priorities, Taste of the Triangle, Community Cleanups, and more


University City Community Association (UCCA) will host its February community meeting on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, at 6 PM, using Zoom Meeting technology. This is a public meeting and all are invited to participate. This month’s agenda will include updates on the Pure Water pipelines and tunnel project, EdUCate’s Taste of the Triangle, Community Cleanups, District 1 budget priorities, League of Women Voters D6 Candidate Forum, and much more. Ongoing agenda items include updates from San Diego Police Department, legislative representatives, planning group and other local leaders. We also have a public comment period for those who want to make public announcements and/or requests.

DRAFT! UCCA General Meeting February 9, 2022, 6 PM, via Zoom; information to Join Meeting at the end of this post and on page 2 of the PDF agenda. If you have an agenda item to share or wish to speak during Open Forum or Candidate Statements, please contact us at PDF available at UCCA February 8 2022 – Preliminary Agenda

Preliminary agenda items include:
6:00 PM Welcome; President’s Remarks – Diane Ahern
6:05 PM • League of Women Voters – City Council District 6 – April 26, 2022; primary in June; Candidate Statements (if any) later in the meeting
• Community Plan Update – meeting on Tuesday, Feb 15, with survey results
• UCPG Elections in March – Candidate Statements (if any) later in meeting
• Pure Water – nighttime construction on Genesee – Sarah Bowles at upcoming meeting –
• MCAS Miramar – Rose Canyon east of 805 – no trespassing on federal land; CO Colonel Bedell to present at an upcoming UCCA meeting
• Two SD County Grants – one to support newsletters and membership; the other to support podcasts
• Aquatic Center at Standley Park – official grand opening in April; grass playing fields ready for use after 6 month growing phase – potentially after July 4
• 4th of July UC Celebration – planning to begin next week – Feb 16 at 7 PM at Standley Rec Center
• Council District 6 primary election in June – Candidate Statements (if any) later in meeting

6:10 PM Roll Call of UCCA Voting Members – Jim Beshears
6:12 PM Approval of December and January minutes – votes
6:14 PM Approval of agenda – vote
6:16 PM SD Police Department / Public Safety – Officer Melanie Bognuda, SDPD

6:20 PM Legislative Liaisons and Community Leader Reports – 2 minutes each please
• Kaitlyn Willoughby – Redistricting; D1 neighborhood budget priorities (Marcy Park, Library, street lights Vista La Jolla Subdivision); ES Community Cleanups; Governor Drive traffic calming

6:35 PM Community Planning Group: Elections, Community Plan Update, Costa Verde, and more – presenter Chris Nielsen, Chair, UCPG

6:40 PM Open Forum – 2 minutes each please
• (old business) Doyle PTA – jogathon – request for funding $500 – presenter Lisa Smith – vote
• (new business) Curie PTA – jogathon – request for funding $500– presenter Jeaneé Perez
• (new business) EdUCate – Taste of the Triangle – request for funding $1500 – presenter Kendra Cole
• (new business) UCHS PTSA – Senior Grad Party – request for funding $2000 – presenter Maria Cook
• Kevin Lourens – UCSD news and info
• Helen Lebowitz – Library news and info

6:50 PM Candidate Statements – 2 minutes each please
• Tom Hekman – UCPG candidate
• Andy Weiss – UCPG candidate

7:00 PM UCCA Committee Reports – 2 minutes each please
• Treasurer’s Report – Jemma Samala – vote
• Membership Report – Hallie Burch – vote
• President’s Request – Motion to Partner with LWV D6 Candidate Forum on April 26
• North UC Liaison – Bill Beck
• Beautification & UCCF – Merle Langston
• Beautification & Neighborhood Watch – Barbara Gellman
• Newsletter production – Jemma Samala & Terri Day
• Newsletter distribution – Don Hotz
• Parliamentarian / Network of Town Councils – Mack Langston
• Bylaws – Jim Beshears
• Community Plan Update Liaison – Katie Rodolico
• Immediate Past President – Barry Bernstein
• Special Events – Darlene Ventimiglia & Barbara Henshaw
• UCCA’s Publicity, Banners, Grants; Liaison to MCAS Miramar, CASA, Recreation Group, Fire Safe Council – Diane Ahern

7:20 PM Old Business / New Business
• Pickleball at Standley Park

7:25 PM Adjourn

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