General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC)

A General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC), composed of a representative range of community members, is working closely with City staff and the consultant team to provide input and direction throughout the General Plan Update process.

The GPAC is composed of the following members:

  • Gerry Carrese
  • Christopher Corman
  • Joan Friedman
  • Ritu Portugal
  • Susan Seamans
  • Vicki Shinn
  • Carrie Silvano
  • Debby Stegura
  • Michael Wagreich
  • Velveth Schmitz
  • Steve Zuckerman
  • Bridget Carman
  • Robert Medawar
  • John Addleman
  • Warren Arata
  • Judy Bayer
  • Karen Buresh


Consultant Team

Dyett & Bhatia, Urban and Regional Planners is leading the consultant team that will be assisting the City with this General Plan Update.

Additional consultants, with specializations in different disciplines, are: