The Torrey Pines Community Planning Board (TPCPB) will hold elections on March 14 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., for nine of the 16 seats on the board. The meeting is scheduled at the Del Mar Hills Academy Performing Arts Center (PAC), 14085 Mango Drive, Del Mar, 92014.
The TPCPB is an officially recognized local advisory group of elected volunteers who evaluate issues affecting the community. The board makes recommendations and communicates neighborhood concerns to the City of San Diego. Major issues such as the Kilroy-One Paseo project, and I-5/SR-56 connectors present a unique opportunity to get involved in community planning. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in running for the board or working on the Project Review Committee.
The following seats are up for election: 2 Business seat; 2 Residential seat for Area 1; 1 Residential seat for Area 2; and 4 Residential seats for Area 3. Area 1 comprises the area located north of Del Mar Heights Road, west of I-5, and extending towards the northern terminus of the community.
Area 2 is located south of Del Mar Heights Road, west of I-5 and north of Carmel Valley Road, but lies east and north of the Torrey Pines Preserve. Area 3 includes Del Mar Terrace and Sorrento Valley and lies south and west of the Torrey Pines Preserve.
Candidates for Area 1, two board seats open: Richard Caterina, Rick Jack, Bob Shopes, Michael Yanicelli.
Candidates for Area 2, one board seat open: Barbara Cemy.
Candidates for Area 3, four board seat open: Cathy Kenton.
Business candidates: Two board seats open.