Mayor Pro Tem Jeff Comerchero

Email Jeff Comerchero (jcomerchero@citycouncil.org)

 


Mayor: 2001, 2005, 2010
Mayor Pro Tem: 2000, 2004, 2009, 2014
Temecula City Council Member: Term: 1997-2001; 2001-2006; 2006-2010; 2010-2014
President: Temecula Redevelopment Agency 2002, 2004
President: Temecula Community Services District 1999, 2000, 2003 
Commissioner: Temecula Community Services 1993-1997
Chairman: Temecula Community Services Commission 1996
Board of Directors: Riverside Transit Agency 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
Chairman: Budget & Finance Committee, Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) 2004, 2005
Vice-Chairman: Budget & Finance Committee, Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) 2001
Member: Budget & Finance Committee, Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) 2000
California Representative to the National League of Cities' Community & Economic Development Policy Committee 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Member: National League of Cities Community & Economic Development Steering Committee, 2001-2004
Member: League of California Cities (LCC) Community Services Policy Committee 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Member: U.S. Conference of Mayors Community Development & Housing Committee, 2001
Member: U.S. Conference of Mayors Arts, Culture, & Recreation Committee, 2001
Alternate Member: Riverside County Transportation Commission (RCTC) 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
Founder/Chairman: I-15 Interregional Partnership 2003, 2004, 2005
Member: Law Enforcement Awards Commission L.E.A.C., 2005
Member: UC San Marcos, President’s Advisory Council 2005
Representative: Western Riverside Council of Governments, 2002, 2003
Member: South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) Local Government & Small Business Assistance Advisory Group 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Board Member: Southwest Riverside County Economic Development Council 1999, 2000, 2001
Board Member: Inland Empire Economic Partnership (IEEP) 2000, 2001
Member: Riverside County Integrated Plan (RCIP) General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) 2000, 2001
Board of Directors: Temecula Valley Film Council 1997-98
Co-Chairman: Yes on Measure C 1997
City Council Liaison to the Planning Commission 1999
City Council Liaison to the Community Services Commission 1999, 2000
Board of Directors: Temecula Valley Sister Cities  1999
Member: Community Service Funding Ad Hoc Committee 1998 - 2000
Member: Economic Development Sub-Committee 1999 - 2000 - 2001
Nominee: CLEAR (Combined Law-Enforcement Agencies in Riverside County) Choice Award 2000

Key Objectives
Ensuring that our road system meets our needs today and in the future.
Collaborating with our County Supervisors on issues affecting our city.
Seeking every opportunity to preserve large areas of open space.
Providing a reliable and relevant system of public transit for regional commuters.
Managing our dynamic growth so as not to diminish the quality of life of our current residents.
Fostering an environment that encourages input from all citizens.
Continuing to implement the Temecula Cultural Arts Master Plan.
Planning and constructing a new Civic Center, Library, Senior Center Expansion, Children's Museum, Performing Arts Theater, an innovative teen center, and an additional multi-purpose Sports Complex.
Creating and master-planning the ultimate vision for Historic Old Town Temecula.
Establishing a hospital and a college campus within our community.
Working with our neighboring cities to create greater County and State awareness of our regional requirements.
Continuing to find enduring ways to honor our military veterans.

Personal
Married to Pat Comerchero. Two sons, Alex, Andy