New council same as old with Democratic and Republican council
members voting along party lines for the largely ceremonial
Threat from First Amendment advocacy organization pushes city to
change policy of destroying emails after 30 days.
It’s all but certain that Joe Fletcher is on his way out, but
city officials are keeping mum on the subject.
Huddling, whispering and a game of musical chairs among Santa
Ana City Council members during a public meeting raise Brown Act
Fire union President Joe Kerr says the layoffs of the 22 member
crew, which are set to take place tomorrow, betray a “handshake”
The district has fast-tracked buying a property where about
$500,000 in taxpayer funds are at risk, but there have been a
couple of fumbles in the rush.
An Orange County ban in the unincorporated territories may have
squashed owners’ hopes of keeping their stores open.
Money originating from a developer fee could end up in the
rainy-day reserve fund instead of toward capital improvements.
The agreement with the city of Irvine promises 30 years of
funding for the bus system.