Events News

Notes from August Monthly Meeting – Census, Board of Supervisors, COVID

Zoom Meeting. Monday, August 17 available on our YouTube channel.

Meeting was called to order at 6:30PM by Susan Peinado, President.

Agenda approved (M: Samm Hurst)


Isabel Lemus
Alexandra Meza

US Census representatives, Alexandra Meza and Isabel Lemus presented urgent and comprehensive information on Census 2020.

Why Is the U.S. Census So Important? (PRB)

  • Apportionment
  • Redistricting
  • Money to States and Localities
  • Planning
  • Emergency Response
  • A Base for Federal Surveys

Each undercount will deny San Diego $2k per person, per year for 10 years.

Watch the presentation here.

Kenya Taylor

Kenya Taylor, Board of Supervisors 101, everything you ever wanted to know about the County Board of Supervisors.

San Diego County Budget Portal

Dr Rebecca Fielding-Miller

Club Vice President Dr. Rebecca Fielding Miller

  • COVID-19 update and discussion of the importance of poop testing in schools
  • Q & A

Endorsement & Resolution

Samm Hurst
Yvonne Elkin

Endorsement consideration of Samm Hurst, Santee City Council, District 4. Members spoke in favor and voted to endorse.

Ellen Nash, BAPACSD, request for DWC support of Proposition 16. Members voted to support.

Yvonne Elkin Chair Endorsement Committee, update on this cycle’s endorsements and recognition of the Endorsement Committee.

Results of August 16 Endorsement meeting.


  • Shane Parmely – Hotels for Homeless Kids Now. Tell Councilmember Chris Ward and the County Supervisors our kids should be sleeping between sheets, not on the streets.

From the Chat


Meeting adjourned 8:35PM

Dance Party – Keb’Mo and Roseanne Cash- Put a Woman in Charge

Next regular meeting – Monday, September 21, 2020

Notes by Cathie Hyatt, Secretary