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April 2, 2015

RPTC Meeting

7:00 pm

Spring Egg Hunt April 4, 2015 10 AM PQ Parks

PQ Annual Spring Egg Hunt is April 4, 2015 at 10 AM Sharp!  

PQ Annual Spring Egg Hunt 2015 - 4 Parks

San Diego Parks & Recreation Department Event

The annual Community Spring Egg Hunt(s)  will be held at the following Parks for Spring Crafts, Fun and Surprises!  Please attend at the park nearest  you because of limited parking, or walk.  Bring your own basket and camera!  You may catch a ‘Bunny’ in the grass.

  • 1. Penasquitos Creek Park 8021 Park Village Rd

  • 2. Rolling Hills Park  11082 Carlota Dr

  •  3. South Village Park  14756 Via Azul

  •  4. Ridgewood Park  12604 La Tortola


PQ Street Repairs slated for 2/11 & 2/25/15 – Have a Hole or Crack? Get it Fixed

February 9, 2015 by Kate Glenn in Community News with 0 Comments

Thank you Councilman Mark Kersey and the San Diego City Street Division for repairing PQ neighborhood streets!


Good news for PQ Residents when it comes to street repairs.  Our neighborhoods have been slated for Pothole and street Crack repairs February 11th and February 25, 2015.

The City wants to hear from you!  You can add your street to the repair schedule by following these simple steps. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!





MCHS Girls Basket Ball Team- Top 20 in California!

Our Girls Got Game!

Mt. Carmel Girls Basketball Rank #20 in California!

Mount Carmel High School Girls Basket Ball Team Ranked 20th in the State

Mount Carmel High School Girls Basket Ball Team Ranked 20th in the State

Varsity 14-15
Scarlet, Gold
Tim Jollett
9550 Carmel Mtn Rd, San Diego, CA 92129
National Rank
State (CA) Rank


Mark Your Calendars – It’s Tax Time Again – Know someone who needs help?

February 9, 2015 by Kate Glenn in Community News with 0 Comments

Free Tax Preparation for Families & Elderly making less than $53,000

Thank you Senator Scott Peters and our very own TC Representative, Randy Arnold for helpful news to share with the community at tax preparation time!  There is assistance available to families and Elderly making less than $53,000/yr.  Click the link to find a location nearest you:  http://scottpeters.house.gov/services/tax-services

Thank you for the tip Randy!  We will pass on the news!

free tax preparation 2015



Rancho Penasquitos Town Council Meeting February 5, 2015 7 PM

February 5, 2015 by Kate Glenn in Community News with 0 Comments


Thursday, February, 5, 2015

Meeting Location: Double Tree Hotel & Resort  14455 Peñasquitos Drive  San Diego, CA 92129

      Riviera Room (Sign will be posted on door if there is a change)

I. Call to Order: 7:00 PM

A. Pledge of Allegiance

II. Administrative Matters: (Quorum, 8 of 19 members)

A. Approval of the February Agenda

B. Approval of January Meeting Minutes

III. Representative Reports: (3 minutes each)

A. San Diego Fire-Rescue Department The Crew from Station 40

B. San Diego Police Department Off. Shannah Oliveras soliveras@pd.sandiego.gov

C. U.S. Representative Scott Peters

D. State Senator Marty Block Joyce Temporal joyce.temporal@sen.ca.gov

E. State AD77: Brian Maienschein Michael Lieberman michael.lieberman@asm.ca.gov

F. County Supervisor Dave Roberts Tighe Jaffe tighe.jaffe@sdcounty.ca.gov

G. San Diego Mayor Faulconer

H. City Councilman Mark Kersey Garrett Hager ghager@sandiego.gov

I. City Councilman Chris Cate Luis Pallera lpallera@sandiego.gov

J. High Schools Christine Bradley (MCHS)

IV. Public Commentary (Use speaker slip for 3 minutes per person, no discussion)

V. Guest Speaker: Bill Diehl, Parks & Recreation Council (10 Minutes)

VI. Action Items:

A. Randy Arnold (Bylaws) – Move to adopt changes to the bylaws as submitted to the full Town

Council on January 8, 2015

B. Vince (D – Move to financially support a PD Storefront at Los Pen ES and enter into discussion

with SDPD and PUSD.

C. Kate Glenn (CBPC) – Web Proposal Presentation (10 min): Move to approve Proposal A,B or C

for the web design.

VII. Other Business:

A. Correspondence:

B. Community Events Announcements:

VIII. Town Council Member comments period:

[Limit 3 minutes per Council member, 10 minutes per topic]

IX. Adjourn: 8:30 PM

Rachel Glovinsky (Westview HS)

Next Meeting: Thursday, March 5, 2015

Thank you to our Community Partners!

858.848.7782 ● P.O. Box 720783 ● San Diego, California 92172-0783

● www.rpcouncil.com ● www.facebook.com/rpcouncil

Platinum: Gold:


FY 2014 Meetings: 8/7/2014, 9/4/2014, 10/2/2014, 11/6/2014, 12/4/2014, 1/8/2015, 2/5/2015, 3/5/2015, 4/2/2015, 5/7/2015, 6/4/2015


A. Standing Committee Reports

1. Community & Business Partnerships (Kristine Custodio & Armand Bryant)

The committee met on google hangouts to consider proposals from several vendors for

development of a new website for the Town Council.

2. Education (Michelle O’Connor-Ratcliff)

YCSA: Updated 12th grade app for website posting. Will distribute to schools and e-
newsletters soon. 5th and 8th grade information not yet distributed. * School Spirit

Booth: Met with Trish & Ken Wolsey to discuss possible collaboration with PQ5K. We’ll

add a PayPal link on our website and PQ5K site to allow early donations with credit

cards. Discussed corporate matching possibility. * 4th and 5th Grade Art Contest:

Flyer and teacher letter updated and ready for delivery to our 8 PQ elementary schools.

Will also post to PeachJar, website, and Nextdoor. Deadline is the end of Feb. *

Thanks to the Fiesta Committee and Web&Print for your assistance.

3. Fiesta (Darshana Patel)

“Committee met on 1/22/2015

* Parade invites have been sent out – Megia is already getting responses

* Parade Grand Marshall still not selected

* Art Contest flyer approved for distribution to schools – Rozanna will assemble packets

for distribution

* Rick is finalizing flyer/entry form for car show

* Volunteer of the Year and Business/Organization of the year will be run by CBPC.

* No new sponsors confirmed, but Darsh has reached out to Arch Health Partners, new

office in PQ

* Fiesta 2016 Arts and Culture Grant due end of Jan

Next meeting will be at Cafe56 from 6-7pm on 2/12/2015

4. Government Affairs (Melinda Vásquez) – No report

5. Grants (Vince Ruggerio) – No report

6. Safety & Health (Steven Tomich) – No report

7. Web & Print (Kate Glenn)

Updated the existing website content with current events, activities and forms.

B. Adhoc Committee Reports

1. Bylaws Committee (Randy Arnold)

The committee’s work is now finished and there will be no more reports after this month.

2. Community Signage Board (Michelle O’Connor-Ratcliff) – No report

C. Representative Reports

1. Code Compliance (Cynthia Macshane) – No report

2. Firesafe Council (Randy Arnold) – No report

3. Friends of the Canyon (Thom Clark) – No report

4. Maintenance Assessment District (MAD) (Vacant) – No report

5. Miramar Community Leaders (Vince & Jim)

On Jan. 15, 2015 the CLF meeting was held at Miramar Marine Air Base. We discussed

how the Marines work hard to be an excellent neighbor to Rancho Peñasquitos. They

provide assistance during the fire season if called upon, with supporting assets to

extinguish fires. One such piece of equipment is the Huey which carries a 300+ gallon

bucket also the CH53 Helicopter can carry a 900+ gallon bucket to help extinguish fires.

FY 2014 Meetings: 8/7/2014, 9/4/2014, 10/2/2014, 11/6/2014, 12/4/2014, 1/8/2015, 2/5/2015, 3/5/2015, 4/2/2015, 5/7/2015, 6/4/2015

For the year 2014, Miramar Air Base performed 75,800 air operations. Total noise

complaints were 278, of those 6 were from Rancho Peñasquitos. Air operations on

Miramar Air Base will be modified from Feb. 2 – 8 to accommodate the Torrey Pines

Invitational 2015 Golf Tournament.

6. Parks & Rec Council (Theresa Gonzaga) – No report

7. Planning Board (Vacant) – No report

8. Poway Unified School District (PUSD, Michelle O’Connor-Ratcliff)

“Jan. 5—Special Meeting. Talked about Board protocols and goals. Agreed to form

Board Advisory Committees on various topics to be filled by PUSD community members.

Jan. 20—Regular Meeting. Perfect 2400 SAT score by Westview student Henry Xu. *

Westview’s Performing Arts Gala was awesome! * LCAP community engagement plan

includes 4 regional forums & online surveys. * Board working on policy for appointing a

Personnel Commissioner. * $26M deficit spending this year.

Jan. 26–Workshop on Future Facilities Needs. Declining enrollment in PQ schools.

CFD 1 schools Park Village, Adobe Bluffs, Mesa Verde, and Westview each have

millions in facilities needs.

9. School Community Policing Collaborative (Vince Ruggiero) – No report

Community leaders reported on the results of support for families during the Holiday

season. Success of Holiday Party at Los Pen was discussed. School Principals reported

on timely sports, social and academic events. Lack of school related grants was also

discussed. Los Pen Principal raised question as to TC support for a PD storefront. PD

and local housing reps did not attend.

*Platinum Community Partners*

San Diego County Credit Union

Roger Platt - Centurion Pest Control


Vince & Carol Ruggiero, Technology Business Solutions

Penasquitos Lutheran Church

Dean Roland Russell | Family Wealth Management

Allie's Party Rentals

SD Commission For Arts and Culture

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