Downtown Task Force
The City Council voted to form a Downtown Task Force to review how to create a sustainable and vibrant downtown economy while maintaining a safe and high quality of life for the residential neighborhood.
The Downtown Task Force will be staffed by the Office of Economic Development, the Specific Events Supervisor, Police Department, Planning Department and City Attorney's office.
Meetings will be held on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month starting September 12. The meetings will be held at the Main Street Library and start at 5:30 pm. The public is encouraged to attend the meetings and provide input to the Task Force.
Agendas and other documents are available below. Please continue to check this page for agendas and additional documents as they become available. For additional information on the meetings or to be included in the email list for meeting notifications, please contact Kellee Fritzal at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Task Force Members:
|City Council||Mayor Connie Boardman, Councilmember Joe Carchio,
Councilmember Jim Katapodis
|Downtown Residents (5)||Ralph Palomares, Michael Wentworth, Cathy Werblin, and Susie Smith|
|Restaurant Bar Representatives (3) / Alternate (1)||
Ron Newman (Sharkees), Stephanie Wilson (Fred's Mexican Cafe), Cesar Pena (Black Bull Chop House), Craig Glatz (Kilarney's Pub)
|Retail Representative (1)||Dave Shenkman (Kite Connection)|
|Visit Huntington Beach Board of Directors (1)||
Meg Bernardo (Association of Surfing Professionals)
|Downtown Business Improvement District Representative (1)||
Brett Barnes (Duke's)
|Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce Representative (1)||
|Meeting Agendas||Other Documents|
NOTE THAT MEETING HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE ART CENTER AT 538 MAIN STREET, ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE LIBRARY.