Committee of the Whole

The Board occasionally meets as a Committee of the Whole where a small number of issues are brought before the entire Board for introduction or review. Members of the public who wish to speak should sign up at the meeting. Board Rules limit Public Comment speakers to 15 at any single meeting. Each speaker is limited to a three-minute presentation.

Questions regarding the meeting may be directed to the Board Secretariat office  at 213-241-7002 or email

Individuals who wish to speak before the Committee must obtain, fill out, and submit a speaker form at the meeting prior to the item being discussed by the Board. Please contact the Board Secretariat office  at 213-241-7002 or email for more information.

The meeting location is wheelchair accessible. Visitors or speakers needing any disability related or language accommodation should notify the Board Secretariat office a minimum of 24 hours in advance of the meeting to arrange for accommodation, and inform the staff upon arrival.