How will the state’s housing mandates be incorporated in the City’s General Plan? The city is currently amending the City’s General Plan to include the 4,845 new housing units as well as update it to reflect current resident vision of the city’s future. How will the city do that and maintain the quality of life…Read more
Who Should Elect our Mayor?
Who Should Elect our Mayor? Measure B, on the June 7th ballot, proposes changing the present system of the city council electing the mayor to a one-year term annually to one in which the general electorate elects the mayor for a four-year term. Mayor Pro Tem Noah Blom will present the case for supporting Measure…Read more
Quality of Life In Newport Beach – Trending Down?
Quality of Life In Newport Beach - Trending Down? What Is the City of Newport Beach Doing to Increase Quality of Life for Both Residents and Visitors? Speak Up Newport is currently unable to hold its normal programs at the Civic Center so we will host this twelfth in a series of special programs via…Read more
Homelessness – A Changing Landscape
Homelessness - A Changing Landscape Part Two of Speak Up Newport’s Programs on Homelessness in Newport Beach. Part One focused on the problem. Part Two will focus on the solutions. Come hear how the City of Newport Beach is approaching the unsheltered and learn what the landscape looks like and how things are ever changing with…Read more
Meet Grace Leung, Newport Beach City Manager
Meet Grace LeungNewport Beach City Manager Speak Up Newport is pleased to present a program featuring the City’s new City Manager, Grace Leung. Grace became the City Manager of Newport Beach on September 4. She has spent her first two months on the job establishing relationships, learning City projects and programs and getting to know…Read more