Announcements & EventsDue to current health and safety conditions we have implemented a new remote meeting participation protocol. Please help reduce the spread of COVID-19 by participation via remote meeting option ONLY. PUBLIC COMMENT: The general public is welcome to provide comment at any time for all board and committee meetings to: firstname.lastname@example.org Please state which board or committee meeting your comments are directed to in your subject line.
COVID-19 Information Resources
While we all are enduring these unprecedented times, access to quality, timely information is critical. We hope the links below provide key information for the public, businesses, and agencies as we weather the storm together #StaySaveStayHome #SocialDistancing
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) in California
- Monterey County OES - COVID-19 Information Site
- Governors Executive Order on Brown Act Meetings
- FORA Remote Meetings Protocols & Best Practices
- CALED COVID-19 Economic Development Resources
- Santa Cruz Works Virtual Meetings Guide
COVID-19 Do's & Dont's from COVID-19.ca.govDo:
- Stay home
- Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
- If soap and water aren’t available, use alcohol-based hand sanitizer
- Shake hands
- Touch your face
- Go to the doctor if you aren’t sick
- Stockpile masks or gloves
S202-RFP1 Stockade Hazardous Materials and Building Removal
March 19, 2020 - The Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA) on December 11, 2019 issued a Notice of Intent to Award for the S202-RFP1 Stockade Hazardous Materials and Building Removal Project ("the Project'). FORA did not thereafter proceed with an actual award of a contract on the Project. Notwithstanding the foregoing, and in accordance with the procedures and powers stated in the bid documents, FORA has determined in its discretion that it is in the best interests of the Project and in the public interest to reject all bids. All bids on the Project are hereby rejected and FORA closes the bidding and award process for the Project until further notice.
Live Stream the 6TH ANNUAL ECONOMIC SUMMIT
Wednesday, April 29th, 2020Learn More & Ticket Purchase
When our region’s community, business, and civic leaders put their minds together at an MBEP event, good things happen. This year, in response to rapidly changing public health issues created by the coronavirus, MBEP will be live-streaming this event. Click on the button below for details and ticket purchase information.
Currently Events Proceeding - Subject to Change
June 25 & 26, 2020
The 2nd Annual Monterey Bay Drone, Automation & Robotics Technology (DART) Symposium will be held at California State University Monterey Bay, University Center for two days of compelling talks, workshops, networking, and inspiration. This world-class event will build on the momentum generated at the first Symposium, and highlight cutting edge technologies being used and developed to address some of our greatest challenges.
Like everyone else, we are closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. For now, the DroneCamp and Monterey Bay DART Symposium are proceeding as planned. Whether we hold the events with extra precautions, move to online options, or cancel, we will follow all guidelines from relevant city, county, state, and federal agencies, and the health and safety offices of the UC and CSU systems.
In the event we have to cancel the DroneCamp and Monterey Bay DART Symposium, all registrations fees will be fully refunded with no penalty. Go to the DART website for current info: https://montereybaydart.org/