We provide timely, factual information and analysis regarding local issues, make ballot recommendations and monitor local government and report to members and the general public about:

  • Current and proposed land use developments and taxes.
  • Government decisions that impact residents.
  • Performance and finances of public agencies serving the city.
  • Ethical implications of public agency conduct and decisions, including transparency and open meetings. 
  • Make presentations to community groups and organizations, upon request.
  • Build and maintain productive working relationships with elected local officials; leaders in government, business and the community; the media; and others who influence public policy.