#HAGMAN - February Edition

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February 2018

Black History Month & Local Scholarship Celebration 


To recognize the contributions of African Americans to our community, the San Bernardino County Association of African American Employees will host the 25th Annual Black History Month & Scholarship Celebration. The theme of the event is, "Ordinary People doing...Extraordinary Things."

The featured guest speaker will be Kim Carter, the founder of the Time for Change Foundation, which helps homeless women and children reach self-sufficiency.  

The celebration will honor a number of extraordinary San Bernardino County Employees: Jonathan Buffong, Behavioral Health Office of Cultural Competency, Lesford Duncan, Behavioral Health Office of Cultural Competency, Deputy Deon Filer, Sheriff's Department, Emily Taylor, Children and Family Services, Eugenia Turner, The Performance, Education, & Resource Centers, and Honorable Katrina West, Superior Court. 

The event will also recognize local Community High School and College SBCAAAE Scholarship Recipients. The Celebration will be held Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m at the Castaway Restaurant located at 670 Kendall Dr. in San Bernardino. Tickets may be purchased at the SBCAAAE website.

Ontario Chamber has a Vision for 2018

On Friday, January 26, 2018, a large group gathered at the Hilton Ontario Airport DoubleTree to hear the 2018 forecast update and vision on local issues regarding transportation, housing, workforce development and regulations, presented by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce.

Opening and welcoming comments were provided by, Scott Ochoa, Ontario's new City Manager. Following Ochoa’s comments, three panels covering each of the topics were presented. Each panel was introduced by a chamber member and followed by a lively question and answer period, before Jeff Roberts, Chairman, Ontario Chamber of Commerce, wrapped up the event.

The first panel on Workforce Housing was conducted by Tim Johnson, Chairman, County of San Bernardino Housing Authority; Carlos Rodriquez, CEO, BIA Baldy View Chapter; and Julie Chavez, State Director, Senator Kamala Harris.

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The second panel on Transportation was conducted by Dr. Raymond Wolfe, Executive Director, SBCTA; Mark Thorpe, CEO Ontario International Airport; and Mike Burrows, Executive Director, Inland Valley Development Agency & San Bernardino International Airport Authority.

The event continued with the third panel on Workforce and Education. Panelists were Reg Javier, Deputy Executive Officer, County of San Bernardino Workforce & Economic Development; Dr. James Hammond, Superintendent, Ontario-Montclair School District; and Marco Robles Government Relations, Cardenas Market.

Here are some interesting facts that were presented during the event: 

  • San Bernardino’s housing shortage was 7,360 residential units in 2015. 
  • In 2016, that shortage grew to 31,109, and in county’s shortage will soar to 65,000 residential units by 2019.
  • The majority of California renters, more than 3 million households, pay more than 30% of their income toward rent.
  • Homeownership rates are at their lowest since the 1940’s. 

Business of the Quarter


San Bernardino County Supervisor Curt Hagman is happy to announce that the winner of the Business of the Quarter Award for the Fourth Quarter of 2017 is Advanced Custom Manufacturing in Chino!

Advanced Custom Manufacturing is a custom manufacturing and fabrication company located in Chino since 1986. They have a 32 year history of serving major aerospace companies, military organizations, architectural designers, major airlines, and the entertainment industry. Advanced Custom Manufacturing is a United States Small Business Association recognized Woman Owned Business, manufacturing a variety of custom pieces for dozens of satisfied customers.

During his visit, Supervisor Hagman and staff were shown components to American Attack Helicopters, Stealth Bombers, Surface to Air Missiles, and the boulder they created for Disneyland’s Indiana Jones Ride. Supervisor Curt Hagman selected Advanced Custom Manufacturing because it is a woman-owned, woman-managed manufacturing company supporting our military and local economy, which has employed most of its staff for over 25 years. 

President Susan Mathieson and General Manager Kitty Underhill, and the rest of the staff at ACMFG, you are living proof that "We Can Do It!" Congratulations again to the Advanced Custom Manufacturing team!

If you would like to Nominate a Business, place of work, favorite business, or a business that gives back to the community, and is located within the Fourth District of the County (Chino, Chino Hills, Montclair, Ontario and Upland), then please enter both your information and the business’s information on the application. Each nomination will be reviewed, and a winner will be chosen for each quarter. Please be as detailed as possible when filling out the nomination form on behalf of the business you’d like to see as a winner. 

Nominations for the 1st quarter of 2018 are now being accepted through March 31st. The winner will be announced during the 2nd quarter, and all nominations are kept for a period of one year. 

Thank you for helping us bring attention to exceptional businesses in the community! 

Coffee with Supervisor Curt Hagman



Have you had a casual conversation over coffee with your County Supervisor? Now's your chance. Supervisor Curt Hagman has been hosting "Coffee with Curt" on a monthly basis within his Fourth District cities (Chino, Chino Hills, Montclair, Ontario and Upland). The February "Coffee with Curt" took place at the Chino Hills Community Center.  


Pictured with Supervisor Hagman is Chino Hills Mayor Peter Rogers along with residents of the Chino Valley. 

The next "Coffee with Curt"  will be held Saturday, March 10, 2018 in Chino, co-hosted with Mayor Eunice Ulloa. Residents are encouraged to share their ideas, express their concerns, and provide input on any topic.

Coffee with Supervisor Curt Hagman

March 10, 2017

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


Chino Police Department

Training Room

5450 Guardian Way

Chino, CA 91710

Co-Host: Mayor Eunice Ulloa

RSVP: bit.ly/4thdistrictcoffees


Contact Supervisor Hagman

Phone Number: (909) 465-5265

Email: Supervisor.Hagman@bos.sbcounty.gov

Website: www.sbcounty.gov/bosd4/

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