Eastvale Mayor Clint Lorimore Elected SCAG Regional Council District No. 4 Representative

Staff Reports

Eastvale– On Monday, April 2 an election was held among the Council members from the cities of Eastvale, Norco, and Jurupa Valley to determine who will represent District 4 on the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) Regional Council. City of Eastvale Mayor Clint Lorimore was elected by Council members from the three cities to serve as the SCAG Regional Council District 4 representative from May 2018 through May 2020. “It is an absolute honor to serve our region at SCAG and I sincerely appreciate the support of my colleagues to represent our cities,” said Mayor Clint Lorimore. “I look forward to the next two years and the great things we stand to accomplish for the area.” In addition to serving as the Regional Council Representative for District 4, Mayor Lorimore Chairs SCAG’s Legislative Communication and Membership Committee and serves as a member of the Executive Administration Committee, and the Transportation Committee. Founded in 1965, the SCAG is a Joint Powers Authority under California state law, established as an association of local governments and agencies that voluntarily convene as a forum to address regional issues. Under federal law, SCAG is designated as a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and under state law as a Regional Transportation Planning Agency and a Council of Governments. The SCAG region encompasses six counties (Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura) and 191 cities in an area covering more than 38,000 square miles. The agency develops long-range regional transportation plans including sustainable communities’ strategy and growth forecast components, regional transportation improvement programs, regional housing needs allocations and a portion of the South Coast Air Quality management plans. More information about SCAG can be found at http://www.scag.ca.gov