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File #: 20-1098    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Presentation Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 6/22/2020 In control: General Plan Advisory Committee
On agenda: 6/30/2020 Final action:
Title: GPAC - Presentation on and Discussion of 1) Ongoing and New Community Engagement Activities; and 2) Equity and Community Safety (including Policing) in the Context of the General Plan.
Attachments: 1. 2020-06-30_ATT_June 22, 2020, City Council Staff Report on GPU Engagement, 2. 2020-06-30_ATT_Existing GPU Community Engagement Plan, 3. 2020-06-30_ATT_Stakeholder Interviews Summary, 4. 2020-06-30_ATT_Community Visioning Workshop Summary, 5. 2020-06-30_ATT_Socio-economic Profile and Market Analysis Existing Conditions Report, 6. 2020-06-22_ATT_Housing Existing Conditions Report, 7. 2020-06-30_ATT_GovDelivery GPU Engagement Notice
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GPAC - Presentation on and Discussion of 1) Ongoing and New Community Engagement Activities; and 2) Equity and Community Safety (including Policing) in the Context of the General Plan.

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Meeting Date: June 30, 2020

Contact Person/Dept: Ashley Hefner/CDD

Phone Number: (310) 253-5744

Fiscal Impact: No General Fund: N/A

Public Hearing: No Action Item: No Attachments: Yes

Public Notification: (E-Mail) Meetings and Agendas - General Plan Advisory Committee, Notify Me - General Plan Update (06/26/20)

Department Approval: Sol Blumenfeld, Community Development Director (06/23/2020)
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RECOMMENDATION

Staff recommends the General Plan Advisory Committee receive presentations on and discuss 1) ongoing and new community engagement activities; and 2) equity and community safety (including policing) in the context of the General Plan.


BACKGROUND

To combat the spread of COVID-19, the City proclaimed a local emergency on March 14, 2020, and issued subsequent public orders beginning March 16, 2020. Under the orders, City Hall has been closed to the public, and in-person meetings have been discontinued until further notice. From March through April, only City Council and Planning Commission meetings were held virtually. Consequently, the March 12, 2020, regular meeting; April 23, 2020, special meeting; and May 14, 2020, regular meetings of the GPAC were canceled. The June 11, 2020, special meeting was canceled due to a special City Council meeting held on the same night, and a new special meeting of the GPAC was scheduled for June 30, 2020.


DISCUSSION

Ongoing and New General Plan Update (GPU) Community Engagement Activities

On May 19, 2020, City Council directed staff to provide an update on measures to address GPU public engagement strategies in response to safe distancing protocols related to the pandemic. The GPU team has prepared a short-term GPU engagement plan to address...

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