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Chair: Economic Development and Intergovernmental Relations Committee

 

The Economic Development and Intergovernmental Relations Committee's area of responsibility includes intergovernmental relations, interagency and bi-national agreements, international trade, foreign trade zones, educational partnerships, San Diego Regional Airport Authority, Port District, San Diego Convention Center Corporation, city-wide economic development programs and strategy, workforce development, commercial marketing district, business improvement districts, arts and culture, open data, and Civic San Diego.

Committee members include Chris Ward (Chair), Mark Kersey (Vice Chair), Barbara Bry and David Alvarez.

The Economic Development and Intergovernmental Relations Committee meets one to two Thursdays per month at 2 p.m. in the City Council Committee Room, 12th Floor, City Administration Building.

Economic Development and Intergovernmental Relations Committee Consultant: Lucas O'Connor
 

Chair: Select Committee on Homelessness

 

The Select Committee on Homelessness will primarily work to clarify and strengthen the City’s role in addressing homelessness. Detailed discussions will focus on current programs, new programs and solutions, funding mechanisms, various City departments’ efforts to address homelessness, and updating the City’s Comprehensive Homeless Council Policy 000-51, established in 1995.

Committee members include Chris Ward (Chair), Georgette Gomez (Vice Chair), Mark Kersey and Scott Sherman.

The Select Committee on Homelessness Committee meets one to two Wednesdays per month at 9:00 a.m. or 2 p.m. in the City Council Committee Room, 12th Floor, City Administration Building.

District Three Policy Advisor: Pam Ison
 

Vice Chair: Budget and Government Efficiency Committee

 

The Budget and Government Efficiency Committee's Area of Responsibility includes the Annual Budget, financial reports, fees, performance measures and analytics, information technology, enterprise resource management, purchasing and contracting, managed competition, revenue, corporate partnerships and development, fleet services, risk management, equal opportunity contracting, prevailing wage, living wage, San Diego City Employees' Retirement System, personnel, civil service and human resources.

Committee members include Barbara Bry (Chair), Chris Ward (Vice Chair), Chris Cate and Georgette Gomez.

The Budget and Government Efficiency Committee meets one to two Wednesdays per month at 9 a.m. in the City Council Committee Room, 12th Floor, City Administration Building.

District Three Policy Advisor: Pam Ison
 

Member: Infrastructure Committee

 

The Infrastructure Committee's area of responsibility includes individual infrastructure projects related to water, wastewater, storm water, and parks with the exception of pure water. This encompasses capital improvement program (CIP), oversight of CIP streamlining, infrastructure finance, regional transportation improvement program, asset management, infrastructure condition assessment monitoring and implementation, neighborhood input on infrastructure needs and priorities, storm water infrastructure, public facilities financing plans, development impact fees, facilities benefit assessments, wastewater infrastructure, water infrastructure, city facilities, park infrastructure, multi-year CIP plan and transportation infrastructure, public works and ADA CIP projects.

Committee members include Mark Kersey (Chair), David Alvarez (Vice Chair), Lorie Zapf, and Chris Ward.

The Infrastructure Committee meets one to two Wednesdays per month at 2 p.m. in the City Council Committee Room, 12th Floor, City Administration Building.

District Three Policy Advisor: Pam Ison
 

Member: Rules Committee

 

The Rules Committee's area of responsibility includes the charter, permanent rules of council, open government, elections and ballot measures, annexations, boards and commissions, council initiated matters, communications, customer service and public outreach.

Committee members include Myrtle Cole (Chair), Mark Kersey (Vice Chair), Barbara Bry, Chris Ward and Chris Cate.

The Rules Committee meets one to two Wednesdays per month at 9 a.m. in the City Council Committee Room, 12th Floor, City Administration Building.

District Three Policy Advisor: Pam Ison
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