Assemblyman Ken Cooley Named Chair of the Select Committee on Community and Neighborhood Development

Rancho Cordova- Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) was named by Speaker John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) today as the Chair of the Select Committee on Community and Neighborhood Development. 

“Strengthening and sustaining community quality of life for residents and to fortify local job creation efforts is critical to every California community” said Assemblyman Cooley.  “It sets the stage for communities to continually renew themselves and afford job opportunities to the people who grow up there and their families.”

Assemblyman Ken Cooley Re-Appointed to the Alfred E. Alquist California Seismic Safety Commission

Rancho Cordova- Assemblyman Ken Cooley was appointed by Speaker John A. Pérez to the California Seismic Commission.   The Speaker is allotted one appointment to the Commission which is composed of 20 commissioners.  The body investigates earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes; researches earthquake-related issues and reports; and recommends to the Governor and Legislature policies and programs needed to reduce earthquake risk.  Mr. Cooley was previously appointed by Governor Schwarzenegger in April of 2007 to represent California’s Cities on the Commission.