Downtown Monterey Road Visioning Summit

A discussion about traffic calming and revisiting the Monterey Road Complete Streets/Lane Reduction Program in Downtown Morgan Hill was had on Friday April 23, 2021 at 9 am at MoHi Social.  A video of the meeting can be viewed at the following link: Downtown Visioning Summit Zoom Recording (link)


Event Program and Presentation (revised 4.23.2021)

Since COVID-19 has drastically changed the landscape of how we live, work, play, and dine for the foreseeable future, we would like to take this opportunity to consider improvements on Monterey Road that would improve safety and the overall vitality of Downtown Morgan Hill.  Panelist will provide their experience and success stories on how to transform a downtown from a thoroughfare into a destination. You will also hear from local business owners and entrepreneurs on their long-term vision for Downtown Morgan Hill. 

Panelist: 

  • Bryan Jones, Eastvale City Manager, past Principal at Alta Planning + Design
  • Michelle Leonard, President/CEO San Benito County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau
  • Jessica Zenk, City of San Jose DOT  
  • Tim Mulcahy, Board Member of Willow Glen Business Association  
  • Frank Léal, Owner Live+Love+Léal Hospitality
  • Nick Gaich, Owner Craft Roots