May 2023 Meeting Cancellation Notice The May 10, 2023 Speak Up Newport Monthly Meeting Has Been Cancelled. Be sure to watch for the announcement of the June 14, 2023 Monthly Meeting Program on this Web Site Click Here to download the Meeting FlyerRequires Adobe PDFRead more
How will the state’s housing mandates be incorporated in the City’s General Plan?
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
Meet the Candidates for County Supervisor and State Assembly
Meet the Candidates for County Supervisor and State Assembly District Boundaries have been redrawn creating interesting and important primary races for the 72nd Assembly and 5th District County Supervisor Races. Some of the candidates are familiar to Newport Beach residents while others are new. Speak Up Newport has invited all the candidates to appear and…Read more
State of Homelessness in Newport Beach
State of Homelessness in Newport Beach Over the past few years, the City of Newport Beach has attempted to address the Homelessness Issue. What has the City done, what is it currently doing and what are the future plans for addressing this issue? Come hear Natalie Basmaciyan, City of Newport Beach Homelessness Coordinator, and Lt…Read more