City Council - Economic Development Strategy Committee


  • 2 p.m.
  • 1st Tuesday of every month (please check dates and times below for most up-to-date information)
  • Due to COVID-19, future meetings of the Economic Development Committee will be held virtually until further notice. 


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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 2020 Economic Development Committee Meeting Schedule Unless otherwise posted:


There are 3 members for this committee.

  • Cheryl Heitmann, Committee Chair
  • Jim Friedman, Committee Vice Chair
  • Matt LaVere, Committee Member


The Economic Development Committee is a subcommittee of the Ventura City Council. These meetings are an opportunity to review our progress and hear from our community partners. The Economic Development Committee is responsible for providing input, guidance, and structure to the community efforts in implementing the Economic Development Strategy, which was adopted in March of 2013.