The City of Monterey Mayor and Councilmembers work on more than just city legislation. They stay attuned to regional and state legislation that can impact our community. They take a proactive approach to advocate for legislation important to our residents and business community. Below are advocacy letters, resolutions, etc. from the Mayor and/or City Council on key proposed legislation. We will include a link to the letter as well as a brief summary of the topic and the reasoning behind the stance in support or not in support of a particular legislative item.
Posted in Adobe PDF or as a link
JUNE 7, 2022 // SUBJECT: Open Letter to Congress on Gun Violence Prevention | Signed version from National League of Cities
APRIL 13, 2022 // SUBJECT: Water for Housing Programs - Letter of Support for the Monterey Peninsula Water Management District Request for Relief from Condition 2 of WR 2009-0060 and WR 2016-0016 Cease and Desist Order (CDO) for Health and Safety Needs Related to Housing
MARCH 17, 2022 // SUBJECT: Letter to SWRCB, AMBAG, MPWMD, and Monterey One Water regarding the critical need to end Cease and Desist Order
MARCH 15, 2022 // SUBJECT: Support for CalVet Veterans Home in Monterey County
MARCH 1, 2022 // SUBJECT: TAXPAYER PROTECTION AND GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY ACT (INITIATIVE 21-0042A1) - Resolution 22-017