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SUN April 8th Metting Cancelled

Speak Up Newport April 8th Meeting Cancelled COVID-19 Restrictions force cancellation of April 8th 2020 Meeting Dear Speak Up Newport Supporters: Due to the COVID-19 restrictions on public assembly the April 8, 2020 meeting of Speak Up Newport is cancelled. The May 12 meeting is tentative and will only proceed if the restrictions are lifted…
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The Future of Dredging Newport Harbor

The Future of Dredging Newport Harbor Dredging Newport Harbor is a top priority for the City. Certain dredged material cannot be disposed of as traditionally is done and is being proposed to be buried in the harbor bottom. Is this a dangerous or a logical and safe method to deal with this dredged material? What…
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Homelessness in Newport Beach

Homelessness in Newport Beach Homelessness is one of the most critical social problems in California. Come hear Speak Up Newport’s 3rd program on Homelessness with the City’s Homelessness Czar providing an update on what the City of Newport Beach is doing What are the duties of the Homelessness Czar? Status of the Homelessness task force/City…
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Housing Crisis in Newport Beach?

Housing Crisis in Newport Beach? Come hear how and where Newport Beach is planning on accommodating the 2764 4832 new homes mandated by the State. SCAG Just increased the number to 4832 new homes on November 7th. The Governor has signed 18 new housing bills, 5 of which are on Accessory Dwelling Units, one of…
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Meet Congressman Harley Rouda

Meet Congressman Harley Rouda Come hear what Congressman Rouda has been up to in Washington DC, what he is doing for his Newport Beach constituents and ask him any questions you have. Congressman Rouda was elected to Congress in 2018 after a historic campaign in Orange County, California. It was the very first political campaign…
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