FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DOWNTOWN COMMUNITY PLANNING COUNCIL
HOLDS ANNUAL ELECTION
IMPORTANT ELECTION LINKS:
The Downtown Community Planning Council (DCPC) will hold its election for new members on
Wednesday, March 2.
Elections are held annually, and the seats are for two-year terms. There are 12 seats up for this election cycle that will serve the duration of the 2-year term through March 2024.
The DCPC serves as the official planning group for Downtown San Diego. The group is made up of 19 volunteers each elected for a two year term to represent Downtown homeowners and tenants, commercial property owners and businesses and community organizations. The group provides a means for public participation relating to the growth and development of Downtown and serves
as a communications link to the Planning Commission and City Council.
DCPC meets monthly to review design proposals, conditional use permits, development and loan agreements and other downtown development policies and programs such as affordable housing, parking, transportation needs, street lighting, homelessness and social issues. Council Members are expected to attend regular meetings and subcommittee meetings to maintain membership on
If you are interested in running, learn more about the qualifications in the Call for Candidacy Flyer and start the process by completing the Candidate Registration Form and provide qualifying documentation via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Voters will be eligible to register to vote via completing the Voter Registration Form and providing qualifying documentation via email at email@example.com or In-Person on Election day.
Based on the voter’s preference identified in the Voter Registration Form, qualifying voters will have the opportunity to vote through Text Message, Email or In-Person. On Election Day, Wednesday, March 2:
● Electronic voters will get an email or text message to vote from 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
● For In-Person voting, we will have two polling locations announced on the Election page
(www.dcpcsd.com/elections). The polling site will be open from 11:00am – 1:00pm and again from 5:00pm – 7:00pm
The results of the election will be announced on Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at the DCPC meeting.
For more information, visit www.dcpcsd.com/elections or email firstname.lastname@example.org.