The Student and Neighborhood Relations Commission fosters positive communication and partnership between students, residents and businesses within the communities of City of San Marcos, California State University San Marcos and Palomar College. The Commission engages in discussions, solicits community input and recommends actions to promote collaboration, tolerance and mutual respect in the City’s neighborhood communities.
To fulfill its charge, the Commission:
promotes positive aspects of campus and community interaction;
recommends improvements of neighborhood relations and positive community images;
encourage increased participation, collaboration and involvement in activities on campus and in the community;
serves as a forum to explore and propose strategies and solutions to address community issues; and
solicits feedback from students and the community to identify and propose outlets for social activities and interaction.
Click on the links below for recent actions.
Rooming House Ordinance
Responsible Beverage Sales and Service Ordinance
Good Neighbor Guidelines
|Three members appointed by the City Council
(CSUSM & Palomar College have direct appointments)
|Meeting Time/Location:||Second Monday in the month of February, April, September and November, 6:30 pm / City Hall – Council Chamber|
|Responsible Department:||City Manager’s Department/Administration|
|Qualifications/Conditions:||Applicant must reside within the city limits and must be qualified elector of the City|
|Financial Disclosure:||Must submit Conflict of Interest statements (FPPC Form 700)|
|Training:||City staff provides an initial orientation and ethics training in accordance
with state law
|Name||Appointed By Appointed Term expiration|
|Bruce Ferguson||City 01/14/2020 12/31/2023
City 01/14/2020 12/31/2023
|Lena Meum||City 01/09/2018 12/31/2021|
|Momcilo Savovic (Alternate)||City 01/14/2020 12/31/2023|
|Sara Quinn||Cal State San Marcos (Staff Representative, Director, University Student Union)|
|Michelle Tran||Cal State San Marcos (Staff Representative, VP, University Student Union)|
|Dominic Laporta||Palomar College (Staff Representative, Campus Police Lead Community Service Officer)|
|Linus C. Smith||Palomar College (Staff Representative, Associated Student Government)|
|Rick Rungaitis||San Marcos Chamber of Commerce|
Agendas are posted 72 hours prior to a scheduled meeting.