February Government Affairs Committee: Newport Beach Utilities Manager Mark Vukojevic
Date/TimeDate(s) - 02/21/2019
8:00 am - 9:15 am
LocationNewport Beach Chamber of Commerce
4343 Von Karman Ave., Ste. 150-W
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Come to the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee. The meeting will highlight local political and legislative issues impacting business and the community as a whole. With featured guest speakers and an interactive format allowing for Q and A, this is a great place to stay in the know on local governmental happenings. Registration suggested.
This is a Chamber Member Only event.
The February 2019 meeting will feature…
Newport Beach City Utilities Update
Wireless Water Meter Pilot Program
Utilities Director, City of Newport Beach
Join us for a general update, as well as discussion about the new wireless water meter pilot program.
Mark Vukojevic was named the Utilities Director for the City of Newport Beach in September 2018. The Utilities Department is responsible for the maintenance and operation of the City’s water and wastewater systems, storm drain and tidal valve system, oil and gas operations, and street lights. Mark and his team also oversee the City’s street sweeping and graffiti removal contractors.
Mark has more than 20 years of experience in planning and engineering for utilities and public works departments. He initially joined the City in 2014 as Deputy Public Works Director/City Engineer and oversaw the planning, design and construction of all public infrastructure projects. Before coming to Newport Beach, Mark served as City Engineer for the City of Anaheim. Prior to his tenure in Anaheim, he worked for the cities of Seal Beach and Claremont.
Throughout Mark’s career, he has concentrated on customer service, public outreach and being highly responsive to the community.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Cal Poly Pomona. He is a licensed Professional Civil Engineer and a General Engineering Contractor. He previously served on the Board of Directors for the Southern California chapter of the American Public Works Association and as Vice President of the Orange County City Engineer’s Association.
Mark lives in Huntington Beach with his wife and children.
Our event is sponsored by
Craig Batley of Burr White Realty
Bookings are now closed for this event. Please call the Chamber at 949-729-4400 for possible availability.