AGENDA—Coastside Progressive Democrats Board Meeting

  • Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 7:00pm 
  • Hop Dogma, 270 Capistrano Rd #22, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019 
  • CPD meetings are open to everyone, please bring your family and friends.

Item 1—Introductions

  • 1 min per person

Item 2—Proposed Dunes Hotel and RV Park project

  • Board discussion regarding the Committee for Green Foothills/Sierra Club Letter
  • Possible Action: Draft letter regarding proposed project
  • On June 28th Kendall Baldwin Flint provided an overview of the Dunes Hotel and RV Park project from the developers perspective and answered questions from the public.  
    • Half Moon Bay Review article on the proposed project

Item 3—Elections  

  • Nov 2018, Who's running?
  • What's our position on cannabis cultivation?  Should we hold a public forum on the topic?  
    • Mercury News—“Farmer John” seeking OK to grow cannabis sprouts
    • San Mateo Daily Journal—November ballot to feature open seat, cannabis measure; council decides on four-year mayor

Item 4—Update on District Based Elections

  • City of Half Moon Bay 
  • SMC Harbor District
  • Update on the fight for local agency Independent Districting Commissions
    • HMB Review—Citizens have crucial role in drawing election districts

Item 5—Upcoming Events

  • San Mateo County Dems BBQ
    • Sunday, Aug 5th from Noon to 4:00pm
    • Twin Pines Park in Belmont
    • CDP Tabling Opportunity 

Item 6—Recent Events

  • Half Moon Bay 4th of July Parade 
    • CPD marched with PRIDE flag for the second year in a row!  

Item 6—Meeting Minutes

  • June 28, 2018  (update)

Item 7—Lightning Round

1 min per person 

Item 8—Adjourn

Next Board Meeting, Thursday, Sept 20, 2018 at 7:00pm