Legislative and Policy Involvement: The Fontana Chamber of Commerce represents the voice of business for our Fontana community of businesses. We are actively monitoring local, state and federal changes that could effect your business. Our chamber staff provides our members updates on proposed legislation. In addition, we take policy positions and send letters to the appropriate offices voicing our opinions.
Be sure to sign-on with our Chamber for our letters of support and/or opposition.
Select a category below to read more on our position.
Fontana Board of Education
March 2021- The Fontan Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to the Board of Education requesting that students be allowed to return to in classroom learning. To view the letter, click here: Schools Reopening Final on letterhead
South Coast AQMD
March 2021 – Southcoast AQMD Proposed Rule 2305 (Warehouse Indirect Source – Warehouse Actions and Investments to Reduce Emissions). The Fontana Chamber of Commerce signed onto a joint industry letter opposing the mandates on our local businesses. To view the letter, click here: FINAL SCAQMD Warehouse ISR Coalition Ltr 03032021
San Bernardino International Airport Authority
March 2021 – The Fontana Chamber of Commerce supports our local airports and growth capacity to serve our region. We sent a letter of support seeking funding for runway improvement funds for SBIAA. To view the letter, click here: Letter of support SBIAA SBD
City of Fontana
The Fontana Chamber of Commerce is regularly in attendance and provides comment at the City of Fontana meetings, including Fontana City Council, Planning Commission and the Development Advisory Board. To watch the live feeds from the City, click here: https://fontanaca.swagit.com/live/
• SB 336 (Ochoa Bogh) – Public health: COVID-19. Support (Cal Chamber sponsored for notification to employers before public health makes major changes giving businesses an opportunity to comply with the changes.)
Congressional Transportation Appropriation Request
March 2021 – The Fontana Chamber of Commerce advocates on behalf of our local airports and growth capacity to serve our region. We sent a letter to Congressman Pete Aguilar seeking funding for runway improvement funds for SBIAA. To view the letter, click here: Letter of support SBIAA SBD