Hear from Senator Hill about the top issues facing our community and the state today, as well as highlights about key bills this year. Share your concerns and questions about state government and legislation – and watch Senator Hill respond in real time during the Online Town Hall. You may submit your questions before or during the Online Town Hall.
How the Online Town Hall Works
Attend Senator Hill’s Online Town Hall by using a device with Internet or Wi-Fi access – such as a personal computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone.
Open your browser and go to http://sd13.senate.ca.gov/AskJerry2017
You may use that link to submit questions before and during the Online Town Hall and to view it on the evening of the event.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I attend the Online Town Hall in person? The town hall on February 15 is accessible only online. You may attend from any location with a device that has Internet or Wi-Fi access. For example, you can be in your home, a coffee house or a public library and may use a PC, laptop, tablet or smart phone. Generally, if you are able to watch online videos on a platform such as YouTube on your device, you will be able to participate in the Online Town Hall.
Is there a fee? No.
Do I need to register or RSVP? It’s not necessary to register or RSVP.
How do I attend? Click here on the night of the program, or from your browser, go to:
http://sd13.senate.ca.gov/AskJerry2017. You can view the Online Town Hall from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on February 15 in the screen that appears at the top of the page.
May anybody view the Online Town Hall? Yes.
May anybody ask a question? Yes. Please know priority is given to constituents of the 13th Senate District. The district includes the cities of Atherton, Belmont, Brisbane, Burlingame, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Hillsborough, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Mountain View, Pacifica, Palo Alto, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Mateo, South San Francisco, Sunnyvale, Woodside and parts of unincorporated San Mateo County and unincorporated Santa Clara County.
How do I ask the senator a question? You may submit a question for the senator any time before or during the Online Town Hall by clicking here or going to http://sd13.senate.ca.gov/AskJerry2017. Fill in the form that appears on the page. Senator Hill will answer as many questions as time permits during the live stream Online Town Hall.
May I phone in my question or listen to the town hall by phone? Questions must be submitted online and participation is only online, too.
Do I have to download anything to view the program? No.
Is there closed captioning for the town hall? Yes. To activate closed captioning on the night of the event, visit http://sd13.senate.ca.gov/AskJerry2017 and click on the cc button at the bottom of the frame.
Why is Senator Hill doing an Online Town Hall? While the Senate is in session in Sacramento, an online event is a great way to reach constituents on a weeknight and enable people to “attend” from whatever location is convenient for them.
What if I have a problem accessing the Online Town Hall on the night of the event? Call the district office
at (650) 212-3313.