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Blvd 20/20 Town Hall

Blvd 20/20 Town Hall

Join us to create a new Vision for Smart Living, Working, and Growing into San Diego’s model transit oriented community!

Goals for this Forum:


-Kick-off of stakeholder input gathering process to arrive at a clear, cohesive work plan that can be implemented by the ECBBIA

– Invite participants to get involved over the next 6 months, future workshops and in the creation of the Blvd 20/20 plan

– Narrow the focus to the neighborhood amenities and missing, the transit/mobility weak links, and public safety/health and wellness

– Convey how El Cajon Boulevard is the prime opportunity for transit-oriented development in our region that can meet our Housing, Climate Action and Community goals


This is the first in a series of sessions related to the El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association’s Blvd 20/20 initiative.

The event will be held at the Rock Church – City Heights Campus, located at 4001 El Cajon Boulevard.




Moderated by Mary Lydon, Housing You Matters

Special Guests 

  • Assemblyman Todd Gloria – Proposed new legislation for CA Sustainable and Affordable Housing
  • Councilmember Chris Ward– Transit Oriented Development Brings Community Amenities
  • Councilmember Georgette Gomez – Metropolitan Transit System – Opportunities for TOD Communities

Guiding Our Vision

  • Sean Karafin, Regional San Diego Chamber of Commerce– Housing Affordability and Impacts on Economy
  • Nicole Capretz, Climate Action Plan– Mode Share Supports Climate Goals
  • Howard Blackson, AVRP Architects– Creating a Culture for TOD
  • Lara Gates, District 9 Chief of Policy– Facilitating Future Vision through Q&A

Event Photos

Community Input Summary

Check back for a summary of all the great input from the town hall that will help guide the vision for El Cajon Boulevard.


Live Broadcast from the Event



Hillcrest News – June 06, 2018