by Amber Ter-Vrugt
Hot Topics! There’s a bunch…
Special presentation Scripps Health property at Jefferson and Vista Way. Scripps is proposing a new medical office building in Oceanside and presented on the design and plans. Scripps will come back to a future meeting to ask for support from the committee.
Chamber will be taking a deeper dive to research and consider positions on 51, 52, 54, 55, 56, 58, 65, 67 and measure A in an upcoming meeting.
Legislative tid-bits for your reading pleasure...
What’s happening in Washington?
… Sober living home panel in San Clemente tonight, community will voice concerns about sober living homes popping up in thier communities
…October 5th Congressman Issa will be renaming the post office on Camp Pendleton
What’s happening in the State?
...Senator Bates authored a bill to expand tax benefits for veterans, and ransomware the criminal equivalent of extortion, and a bill to protect our first responders with drones
…Assemblymember, Colonel Rocky Chavez – voted no on the farm workers bill because it will harm the workers as famers will just hire more workers to keep their hours down, voted no on mandatory state run retirement)
What’s happening in Oceanside?
… MiraCosta Measure MM his hosting a kickoff party to raise awareness and earn your support, the chamber supports Measure MM and the San Diego Tax Payers Association just endorsed the measure
…WIFI coming to downtown next year!
What’s happening at the County?
… September is suicide prevention month, learn about the resources the count y
… 76 widening will be completed next year!
What’s happening at Mainstreet?
… Lot 22 closing after Labor Day weekend
… Taste of Oceanside, October 15th
… Shop local, Sip & Shop November 26 & 27
What’s happening in the chamber?
… September 10th David Nydegger, wear red, listen to Dreadfully Funk, 2pm South O elementary School
… October 14th – KOCT is having is annual Outback Steakhouse fundraiser, 11:30 / 1pm
… Oceanside PAC will host candidate forums at Mira Costa College, Tri-City (7:15) and OUSD (5:30) will be on Thursday, September 22 – then City Council Candidates forum at 5:30pm on Tuesday September 27th.