Heartland Communications Facility Authority

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A Joint Powers Authority (Authority) between the Cities of Coronado, El Cajon, La Mesa, Lemon Grove, Santee, and Fire Protection Districts, Alpine, Bonita-Sunnyside and Lakeside was created in August 1986.

  • Resolution No. 221-86 adopted by the El Cajon City Council and each Agency formally approved formation of the Authority.
The representation of Commissioners (both the primary and alternates) are determined by each Agency through their own city/district election/appointment.

Alpine Fire Protection District Marty Marugg Jim Easterling
Bonita Mark Scott N/A
City of Coronado Casey Tanaka - Vice Chair N/A
City of El Cajon Gary Kendrick - Chair N/A
City of La Mesa Ruth Sterling Ernie Ewing
Lakeside Fire Protection District Mike Haworth
Rick Smith
City of Lemon Grove Racquel Vasquez
Mary Sessom
City of National City Mona Rios
Santee City Council Ronn Hall
John Minto


The Regular Commission Meetings are held quarterly (January, April, July and October) and upon their necessity to take action on matters of business of the Authority.

The regular meetings are held at the Ronald Reagan Community Center
195 E. Douglas Avenue, (619)-441-1673