Land Acknowledgement Statement

Statement of Purpose



October 21, 2020 - Historic Preservation and Cultural Resource Commission (HPCRC) agendized discussion of Land Acknowledgement Statement. You can view all virtual meetings on the City's YouTube channel:

November 4, 2020 - Additional information presented to HPCRC for further discussions.

June 22, 2021 - Human Equity, Access, and Relations Commission (HEAR) agendized discussions as well to work collaboratively with the HPCRC on outreach and the development of a Land Acknowledgement Statement

August 17, 2021 - City Council discussed the matter and approved the formation of a Land Acknowledgement Statement Committee (LAS)

September 14, 2021 - LAS held first committee meeting to review a draft work plan and discussed drafting a Statement of Purpose and list of questions to ask local tribal groups

Next meeting - TBD

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

Please see frequently asked questions here.

How to Participate

Do you have information about the history of San Gabriel that you’d like to share? There are several ways you can participate:

(1) View virtual public meetings of the LAS Committee and submit public comments

(2) You can also contact the City directly to share information: Recreation Supervisor - Matthew Morales-Stevens,

Thank you! Your input and participation are instrumental to the success of this project.