Economic Development Advisory Commission

Regular Meeting

7:00 p.m.
Fourth Tuesday of the month
Jardin El Encanto
700 El Mercado Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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MembersDone Editing

  • Tomas Wong, Seat One
  • Amy Newman, Seat Two
  • Billy Yeung, Seat Three
  • Alexander Fung, Seat Four
  • Dora Leung, Seat Five

Additional Information

Staff Liaison

Economic Development Manager, Joseph Torres

Commission Information

The Economic Development Advisory Commission consists of five members. Each member shall be either a resident of the city and operate a business or have operated a business or an individual operating a business or had business experience or have a background in finance, economics or development.


It is the responsibility of the Commission to:

  • Monitor implementation of the most current Economic Development Strategic Plan adopted by the city council; the Economic Development Advisory Commission is currently working on public outreach on the 2010 Monterey Park Economic Development Strategic Plan
  • Recommend updates or amendments to the Economic Development Strategic Plan as deemed necessary
  • Provide the city council with reports on progress towards meeting economic and community development goals as identified in the Economic Development Strategic Plan
  • Act in an advisory capacity to the city council on the needs of local businesses, and the availability of economic development opportunities and resources