Date: 3rd Friday of the Month
Time: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Location: SAR Boardroom (2nd Floor), 2003 Howe Avenue, Sacramento
S.A.R.'s Public Issues Forum (previously known as Legislative Forum) is open to all Members and focuses on topics of interest within the County of Sacramento and our local cities. For any questions, please contact SAR Director of Government Affairs
Each month we will report on action taken by the SAR Board of Directors and on significant activities scheduled for SAR in the following month. We will also have a featured subject each month as indicated below. As each meeting approaches we will round out the agenda with hot topics of importance to you and your customers. Public Issues Forum provides monthly opportunities to:
- Learn about new local policies, programs, and ordinances
- Learn about new legal issues
- Hear what is happening on your behalf at the local, state and national levels
- Network with fellow SAR Members
If you would like a meeting reminder e-mailed to you, contact Tony Vicari.
2013 Public Issues Forum
||Friday, Jan. 18
||Rick Johnson, Executive at the Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency (SAFCA) with an update in flood control in the Sacramento region and the Natomas Levee progress.
||Friday, February 15
||Steve Goodwin, Township 9
||Friday, March 15
||Kathy Kelleher, Sacramento County Assessor with an update on Sacramento County Assessments.
||Friday, April 19
||Elk Grove Mayor Gary Davis with an update on the latest happenings in Elk Grove.
||Friday, May 17
||Laura Kerr with the California Charter Schools Association discusing the state of education in California.
||Friday, June 21
||Carl Simpson, County of Sacramento with an update on the Sacramento County Rental Inspection Program and other property programs in Sacramento County.
||Friday, August 16
||Tom Pace, City of Sacramento with a discussion on the City's new zoning update and how it will improve the business climate.
||Friday, Sept. 20
||Special Investigator Kyle Jones, Bureau of Real Estate with a discussion on the latest trends in real estate fraud, how the BRE is prosecuting, and what REALTORS® can do to help curtail fraud in the industry.
||Friday, Oct. 18