Policy Committee Meeting for Upstream Investments

August 20, 2021 from 8:00 10:00 AM

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8:00 Welcome, Agenda, Minutes    Elece Hempel
• Approve minutes from May 21, 2021 meeting
• Brown Act Update
• Membership Announcements

8:15 Update on the Next Portrait of Sonoma County  Oscar Chavez
• Where are we and what’s next?
• Upstream’s Role
• Questions, comments and words of encouragement

8:35 American Rescue Plan Act Funding
• What does it mean for our County?  Alegría De La Cruz
• Assessing Critical Community Needs and Support through COVID  Nora Mallonee-Brand
• ARPA Funding Needs Assessment from the Economic Development Board   Sheba Person-Whitley
• What does it mean for Upstream?   Oscar Chavez
• Facilitated Discussion and Structured Feedback   Kellie Noe

9:55 Public Comment

10:00 Adjourn

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