Re-elect Carrie Downey
Coronado City Council

Coronado Accomplishments

Adopted Residential Standards Improvement Program (RSIP) to limit scale of development and maintain residential character of Coronado.

 

Spearheaded Agreement with CUSD Coronado Unified School District for CDA funding allowing completion of Coronado Middle School, High School and Community Center.

 

Articulate voice for public safety:

 

Advocated strongly for crucial ladder truck to provide necessary life saving equipment.

 

Supported the construction of the Lifeguard Support Building.

 

Built consensus to reach Labor Agreements with Firefighters, Police and AFSME Unions. 

 

Championed  automated blue recycling bins to increase recycling.


Platform

 

I WILL:

 

Provide GREATER ACCESS to City information by making the city council meetings available by live webcast. 

 

Continue to SOLICIT citizen input to maintain historic charm, balanced with property rights.

 

WORK with City Staff and residents to determine the most prudent measures to lessen Coronado’s Green House Gas Footprint.  

 

LEAD San Diego in updating the Regional Energy Plan to develop policies for an energy efficient, sustainable region.

 

AUTOMATE refuse collection to encourage recycling and decrease garbage sent to landfills.


Positions/Offices

 

Coronado City Councilmember (Mayor Pro Tem)

 

San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG)

 

   Chair, Energy Working Group

   Chair, Environmental Mitigation Program Working Group

   Member Shoreline Preservation Group

 

League of Cities - Chair, San Diego Division Legislative Subcommittee