South Gate

     Citizens Advisory Committee Agenda

Wednesday, JANUARY 13, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

DIAL-IN-NUMBER: 1(669) 900-6833
MEETING ID: 824 0328 3416#


Call to Order


Pledge of Allegiance


Roll Call

Cyndi Esquivel
Jimmy Torres

Maria De Lourdes Castillo
Denisse Martinez
Janet Cazares
Angelica Martinez
Candice Esquivel
Norma Mendoza
Briggitte Garza
Christina Montalvo
Susan F. Janer
Benigno Nunez
Juliano A. Jarquin
Lizette Ruiz
Virginia Johnson
Jacquelyn Saucedo
Jovanna Laborin
Anthony Zepeda
Darlene Lopez

Anthony Zepeda
Anthony Zepeda

COVID 19 Meeting Procedures

Pursuant to Government Newsom's Executive Order N-29-20, dated March 17, 2020, members of the Citizen Advisory Committee, staff, and the public will participate in the January 13, 2021 meeting via a teleconference. To avoid exposure to COVID-19 this meeting will be held with Citizen Advisory Committee members participating via teleconference by calling Dial-in-Number 1-669-900-6833 and Meeting ID: 824 0328 3416# and

Additionally, you may submit your comments electronically by emailing Abel Torres, Housing and Grants Analyst at

Procedure for Participation:
Any person wanting to participate may request to "speak" on an agenda item.  Once acknowledged and authorized by the Chairperson the person may speak.  Alternatively, any person may submit comments on an item electronically by emailing  Submission by email must be received 30 minutes prior to the posted start time of the meeting if emailing subject.

Subject line should read: COMMENT FOR ITEM NO. ______, MEETING OF JANUARY 13, 2021.

Please note, you will enter the meeting muted, but if you want to comment on an Agenda Item or during the public comment portion of the Agenda, raise your hand or press *9 at the appropriate time indicated by the Chairperson.  When you are selected to speak, you will hear that you are un-muted, this is the time to make your public comments.  Your patience with these changes is appreciated as the City adjusts to new ways of conducting business during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Thank you.

Reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities will be handled on a case-by-case basis and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Governor Newsom's Executive Order N-29-20.  Please call the Community Development at (323) 563-9529.

Meeting Compensation Disclosure

Pursuant to Government Code Section 54952.3: Disclosure of compensation for meeting attendance by the Citizens Advisory Committee is $25.00 per meeting. 



Item No. 1

The Citizens Advisory Committee will consider approving the minutes for the Citizens Advisory Committee meetings of September 30, 2020 and December 9,2020.

Item No. 2

The Citizens Advisory Committee will receive a presentation on the Brown Act Summary and Conflict of Interest.

Item No. 3

The Citizens Advisory Committee will receive Fiscal Year 2021-22 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application packets.
  1. Item No. 3.PDF


At this time, members of the public and staff may address the Citizens Advisory Committee regarding any item within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Citizens Advisory Committee. No action may be taken on items not listed on the agenda unless authorized by law. 

     Audience Comments
    City Staff Comments
    Citizens Advisory Committee



Adjournment to the Citizens Advisory Committee meeting on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Materials related to an item on the Agenda submitted to the Citizen Advisory Committee after distribution of the agenda packet are available for public inspection in the City Clerk's office.
8650 California Avenue, South Gate, CA 90280 (323) 563-9510 * Fax (323) 563-5411 *