AGENDA—Coastside Progressive Democrats Board Meeting

  • Friday, Feb 1, 2019 at 7:00pm 

  • 504 Ave Alhambra, Third Floor, El Granada, CA 94018

  • CPD meetings are open to everyone, please bring your family and friends.

Item 1—Taser Study Session: Chinedu Okobi

  • The SMC Supes are holding a Community Study Session on the use of Tasers by law enforcement.

  • SMC Board of Supervisors Community Study Session on Tasers

    • Monday, Feb 11 - 6:00pm

    • 400 County Center, Redwood City - Supervisors chambers, first floor

  • In 2018, SMC law enforcement tased 3 persons to death.

Item 2—Latino Advisory Committee (LAC)

  • New project in development to save farm land in Half Moon Bay by designating a portion of it for environmental and science classes and co-op farming opportunities for families in the coastal areas of San Mateo County.

  • This is a followup discussion to our Nov 2018 discussion with Joaquin Jimenez on investing in our young farmers and conserving our local farmlands. 

Item 3—Kimberly Ellis Fundraiser

  • Traveler surf shop in Pacifica

  • March 7, 2019 6:30pm to 8:30pm (save-the-date)

Item 4—ADEM Election Update: Assembly Districts 22 & 24

  • Thank you to all AD24 & AD22 candidates for running and a big congratulations to the AD22 Progressive Slate for their landslide victory!

  • Great work by the ADEM election volunteers!

  • CPD live streamed vote counting on Facebook Live

Item 5—Peninsula Progressives

  • Followup on Nov 2018 board discussion about need for a countywide progressive alliance.

  • Update on new group: Peninsula Progressives

    • Bylaws?

    • Meeting Schedule?

    • Can a Peninsula wide group be chartered by the SMC DCC?

Item 6— Safe Highway 1 Pedestrian and Bicycle Crossings

  • Moss Beach Roundabouts

  • Gray Whale Cover Underpass

Item 7 - Board Reorganization

  • Discuss 2019 reorganization of board officers

    • Review resposibilities of board officers (read bylaws)

Item 8—Meeting Minutes

  • T B D

Item 9—Lightning Round

  • 60 seconds per person - HARD STOP!

Item 10—Adjourn

  • Next Board Meeting, Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 at 7:00pm