2018 Candidate Forum Audio

2018 Davis Downtown Candidate Forum Image

On April 25, 2018 from 6pm to 8pm at the United States Bicycling Hall of Fame, Davis Downtown hosted the 2018 Davis Downtown Candidate Forum. All nine candidates running for the Davis City Council were on-hand to answer questions in front of a standing-room only audience.

Candidates running for the Davis City Council are:

  • Ezra Beeman
  • Mary Jo Bryan
  • Dan Carson
  • Linda Deos
  • Eric Gudz
  • Larry Guenther
  • Gloria Partida
  • Luis Rios Jr.
  • Mark West

There were four rounds of questions for the candidates. In rounds 1 and 2, questions were developed by Davis Downtown. Round 3 was the ‘Candidate to Candidate’ section. Round 4 questions came from downtown business owners and from the audience. Round 1 included opening statements from each candidate. Round 4 includes closing statements from each candidate.

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Round 4

2018 Candidate Forum Audio 2018-04-26T12:58:47+00:00

2018 Davis Downtown Candidate Forum

Davis Downtown is hosting a City Council Candidate Forum so downtown businesses and the community can learn more about the nine (9) candidates vying for the two available seats on the Davis City Council.

The nine candidates running in the 2018 Davis City Council race and participating in this forum are (in alphabetical order): Ezra Beeman, Mary Jo Bryan, Dan Carson, Linda Deos, Eric Gudz, Larry Guenther, Gloria Partida, Luis Rios Jr, and Mark West.

The Q&A-based forum will focus on the issues facing our community with a specific focus on the issues related to downtown Davis. Some of the focus areas will be:

  • Parking
  • Economic Development
  • Crime/Safety
  • City Budget
  • Campus/Student Relations
  • Arts & Entertainment
  • Tourism
  • Homelessness/Panhandling
  • Cannabis

Location

The Davis Downtown Candidate Forum will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the United States Bicycling Hall of Fame, 303 3rd Street in downtown Davis.

The Davis Downtown Candidate Forum is free and open to the public.

Survey

Questions for the Davis Downtown Candidate Forum are being selected from a variety of sources. Downtown business owners and community members are encouraged to submit their questions through a brief online survey.

The Davis Downtown Candidate Forum survey can be found at:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2108CandidateForum

Questions will also be accepted from the audience at the forum.  Attendees will be able to submit questions and have them asked directly to the candidates, time permitting.

Moderators for the 2018 Davis Downtown Candidate forum will be Joshua Chapman, President of the Davis Downtown Board of Directors and owner of Armadillo Music, and Sheri Hein, Vice-President of the Davis Downtown Board of Directors and owner of Freewheeler Bicycle Center.

“This forum is a fantastic opportunity for downtown business owners and community members to learn more about […]

2018 Davis Downtown Candidate Forum 2018-04-16T13:13:47+00:00

Davis Downtown Board Meeting Agenda – April 12. 2018

Davis Downtown Board of Directors Agenda
Thursday, April 12, 2018, 8:35 a.m.
Hunt-Boyer Conference Room, 604 2nd Street, Downtown Davis

Item # Agenda Item
1. Roll Call

Board Members – Josh Chapman, Sheri Hein, Brianne Maloney, Katie Manzer, Tim Mech,
Andrew Newman, Sinisa Novakovic, Chris Soderquist, Murre Traverso, Kevin Wan, VACANCY

Board Liaisons – Mo Stoycoff – YCVB, Diane Parro – City of Davis, Mabel Salon – UC Davis

Staff – Lauren James, Stewart Savage, VACANCY

2. Public Comment

3. Correspondence

4. Approval of Minutes from 3/8/2018 Board Meeting

5. Financial Report for March 2018

6. Board Retreat

7. Board Vacancy

8. Marketing Position

9. Candidate Forum

10. Core Area Specific Plan / General Plan CAAC Update

11. Downtown Cleanliness/Beautification Fund

12. New Business

13. Committee & Partner Reports
A. Marketing & Events Committee – Brianne Maloney
B. Parking Committee – Joshua Chapman/Tim Mech
C. Visioning and Community Relations Committee – Sheri Hein/Chris Soderquist
D. Bar and Restaurant Committee – Kevin Wan/Tim Mech
E. City of Davis – Diane Parro
F. UC Davis – Mabel Salon
G. Visit Yolo – Mo Stoycoff
14. Adjourn

Davis Downtown Board Meeting Agenda – April 12. 2018 2018-04-09T09:59:09+00:00

Marketing Committee Agenda – April 4, 2018

Marketing Committee Agenda
Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 9:00 a.m.
Hunt-Boyer Conference Room, 604 2nd Street, Downtown Davis

 

Item # Agenda Item
1. Roll Call

2. Public Comment

3. Correspondence

4. Minutes Review

5. Past Event Review

6. Brochures

7. Art About Summer Music

8. Sidewalk Sale

9. 30 on 30

10. Chalk Festival

11. Annual Event Calendar Review/Development

12. New Business

13. Adjourn

Marketing Committee Agenda – April 4, 2018 2018-03-30T12:55:46+00:00

Visioning Committee Agenda – March 22, 2018

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Davis Downtown Visioning Committee Agenda
Thursday, March 22, 2018,9:00 a.m.
Hunt Boyer Conf Room, 604 2nd Street, Downtown Davis

Item # Agenda Item
1. Attendance
2. Review of minutes
3. Public Comment
4. Correspondence
5. Candidate Forum – scheduled date: April 25, 2018
6. Future Brown Bag Lunches
7. Core Area Advisory Committee Update
8. Beautification Survey
9. Entryway Beautification
10. 3rd Street/UCD Pathway
11. Visioning Committee Objectives
12. Adjourn

Visioning Committee Agenda – March 22, 2018 2018-03-16T14:59:50+00:00