General Plan Advisory Committee



The Advisory Committee is intended to:

A. Ensure there is sufficient input regarding the update to the City of Newport Beach General Plan ("General Plan Update");

B. Review and provide guidance to City staff and its consultant(s) on changes to the General Plan goals and/or policies as part of the update process that are deemed necessary or advisable to reflect the community's vision for the City; and

C. Make recommendations to the Steering Committee regarding changes to General Plan goals and/or policies.

Committee Authorization

Adopted by Council Resolution No. 2022-59

Progress Report

The Advisory Committee was appointed at the November 15, 2022 City Council meeting and will hold its first meeting in concert with the Steering Committee on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

For More Information:

Dennis Baker 11-15-22
Curtis Black 11-15-22
James Carlson 11-15-22
Jeff Cefalia 11-15-22 
Annalisa Clougherty 11-15-22 
Corine Doughty  11-15-22
Jeremy Evans 11-15-22
Arlene Greer 11-15-22
David Guder 11-15-22
Lynn Hackman 11-15-22
Laird Hayes 11-15-22
Jared Hill 11-15-22
Charles Klobe 11-15-22
Ruth Kobayashi 11-15-22
Denis LaBonge 11-15-22
Jonathan Langford 11-15-22
Katie Love 11-15-22
Anthony Maniscalchi 11-15-22
Thomas Meng 11-15-22
Jim Mosher 11-15-22
Maxwell Pearson 11-15-22
Robert Rader 11-15-22
Nancy Scarbrough 11-15-22
Amber Snider 11-15-22
Debbie Stevens 11-15-22
Laurel Tippett 11-15-22
Graham Wahlberg 11-15-22
Christine Walker 11-15-22
Paul Watkins 11-15-22
Lori Williams 11-15-22


 Jim Campbell Deputy Director 949-644-3210 
 Ben Zdeba Principal Planner  949-644-3253