Anthony Wong  
City Council
Title: Mayor
Phone: 626-307-1255


Anthony Wong
Elected: 2007
Re-Elected: 2011

Committee Assignments
Currently serves on the following committees and boards as a city representative:
  • Los Angeles County Sanitation District
  • California Communities Housing and Finance Agency (CCHFA) Lease-to-Own Housing Program
  • League of California Cities
  • Sister City Commission
  • Alternate for the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership
  • Alternate for the California Contract Cities Association (CCCA)
  • Alternate for the San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments

Biography
  • Monterey Park City Council
  • 23-year resident and homeowner of Monterey Park
  • Business owner, President, and CEO of Concord Realty, Inc. in the City of Monterey Park
  • President of Chinese-American Elected Officials
      -  Promotes the involvement of politics, networking with all the community organizations to better serve the community
      -  Offers scholarships to young high school and college students interested in learning about governments
      -  Team up with the Los Angeles County Health Department, the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association and the Chinese American Restaurants Association to form the Chinese Restaurant Health Standard Committee to improve the health standard by offering restaurant operators workshops and seminars on a regular basis
  • Director of the Board, Monterey Park Lions Manor o Serving the housing needs of the senior citizens
  • Former School Board Member, Garvey School District
  • Former Planning Commissioner, City of Monterey Park
      -  Supports well-planned and economically sound development
  • Former Chairman, Monterey Park Business Improvement Advisory Committee
      -  Fought for increased security patrols, better landscaping and cleaner business areas
  • Former Vice Chairman, Monterey Park Economic Development Advisory Committee
      -  Supported to rezone the OII area to a commercial development site, to draw in nationally recognized tenants, which would accommodate the shopping needs for the community and keep the tax dollars in the city
      -  Supported to rezone the North Atlantic and Garvey/Garfield area for mixed commercial and residential use
  • Former President, Monterey Park Lions Club
      -  Raises funds annually for the Lions Club Annual Pancake Breakfast Day and White Cane Days Eye Mobile and participates in eye-screening programs for seniors and school children in all the local schools
      -  Lion of the Year of the Monterey Park Lions Club
  • Former Director of the Board, Monterey Park Chamber of Commerce
      -  Brought in over 40 new members in a period of 30 days
      -  Recipient of the Director of the Year of the Monterey Park Chamber of Commerce
 

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