April 9, 2012 (El Cajon) -- The East County Democratic Club will have two speakers focused on El Cajon at its meeting at 7 p.m. on April 19 at Coco’s Restaurant, 1025 Fletcher Parkway, El Cajon.
Simon Mayeski, board member of Common Cause, a citizen's watchdog organization committed to holding government officials accountable, will discuss his perspective on El Cajon's city government and its lack of representation of the many resident ethnic groups and women. Ray Lutz, National Director and founder of Citizens Oversight Project Committee (COPS), which acts as a governmental watchdog and helps empower local citizens to make changes in their community, will report his observations of significant events at recent City Council meetings.
All East County residents are invited to attend. The ECDC meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at Coco's Restaurant, 1025 Fletcher Parkway, El Cajon. Socializing starts at 6 p.m. when dinner and/or dessert can be purchased. For further information visit ecdcweb.net or call 619-447-8986.