Oppose the Pipeline Rally and Petition Signing
June 17, 2018, 12:00-2:00 PM at the MTRP Equestrian Center at the Mast Blvd entrance off SR52 near Santee, 92071. Add your voice & sign the petition opposing SDG&E’s proposed but not-needed gas pipeline slated to run from Rainbow to Mira Mesa, possibly right through Mission Trails, at a cost to ratepayers of $600M. Hosted by 350.org Details here.
Mission Trails Regional Park TASK FORCE Meeting
2018 – Thursdays, Jan 18, March 15, May 17, July 19, Sept 20, Nov 15, 10:00 – 11:30 AM at the MTRP Visitor Center. Directions here. The Task Force makes important decisions concerning the park and surrounding open space. Attend to stay informed. Speak your concerns during the public comment period. Be vigilant!
Mission Trails Regional Park CAC Meeting
2018 – Tuesdays, March 6, May 1, July 3, Sept 4, and Nov 6, 6:30 PM at the MTRP Visitor Center. Directions here. The Citizens Advisory Committee includes representatives from different agencies and from the cities and neighborhoods surrounding the park. The public can keep up-to-date on and express any concerns about what’s planned for our Mission Trails Regional Park. Please attend.
Sunday, April 22, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM at Balboa Park
Our booth is #TBA in Area 2, on the north side of El Prado between the Lily Pond and the Natural History Museum. Stop by to say hello and find out about current threats to MTRP.
Explore Mission Trails Day 2017 – This event will not be offered in 2018 and beyond.
SMT Community Outreach – Santee Summer Concert Series 2018
Thursdays, June 14 – August 23 (except July 5), 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Say hello to SMT volunteers! Fun evenings of live music, great food trucks, and free stuff for children, hosted by the City of Santee and other groups. As always, there is plenty of space for frisbee, soccer, tossing ball, and jungle gyms and swings for the kids. Wear an orange shirt or hat to identify yourself as a friend of Save Mission Trails.
Band and food truck lineup here.
Location: Town Center Community Park East, 550 Park Center Drive, Santee 92071.
San Diego City Council meetings
Mondays at 2 PM and Tuesdays at 10 AM at San Diego City Hall, 202 C St, 12th Floor, San Diego, 92101 Directions here. Click for meeting schedule and agenda info. (Then click on 2017 Legislative Calendar.) Thank the City Council for their unanimous vote of opposition to re-zoning East Elliott and encourage them to continue to work to stop an override by the CEC and protect this land for good. Ask the City Council to categorize any East Elliott publicly-owned open space zoned land as DEDICATED open space (more permanent protection than designated open space).
Santee City Council meetings
Second and fourth Wednesday of the months January – October, 7 PM
(Second Wednesday only in November and December)
Council Chambers at Santee City Hall, 10601 Magnolia Avenue, Santee, CA 92071
(619) 258-4100, Ext. 114 Directions here.
Find out about proposed development that could affect MTRP and its adjacent open space in the eastern and northern areas of the park. Speak out!