Board President, Division III

Art Chacon

Art Chacon, Director, Division IIIRe-elected to the Central Basin Board of Directors in November 2018, Director Art Chacon currently serves as Board President and represents the cities of Bell, Commerce, Cudahy, Huntington Park, Maywood, Walnut Park, Monterey Park, Vernon and unincorporated areas of East Los Angeles. An advocate for innovative water resource management, he is the Founder and President of Chacon Water Advisory, a company dedicated to educating Southern California on the use of xeriscape, or water-efficient landscaping. Director Chacon is also a member of the Water Conservation Garden and Friends of Clean Water, two non-profit organizations focused on promoting water-awareness and conservation. Additionally, he has extensive experience in city government, having served as a commissioner of parks and recreation and city planning.