Kiff: Insider’s Guide to Newport Beach City Council Meeting

At Tuesday’s Newport Beach City Council meeting, three current members will step down (Mr. Curry, Mr. Petros, and Mr. Selich) as November election results are presented and three will take their place (Mr. Avery, Mr. Herdman, and Mr. O’Neill). Following that, the new Council will select a mayor and mayor pro tem for 2017.

Kiff: Insider’s Guide to Newport Beach City Council Meeting

Newport Beach City Manager Dave Kiff offers insights into this week’s city council meeting. This week, Council members will spend some time discussing alternative designs for improvements to Bayside Drive between West Coast Highway (near Dover) and Marine/Jamboree.

Curry: Nobody is Enforcing Newport Beach Campaign Finance Laws

Does the public have a right to know exactly who is contributing to campaigns as well as an expectation that campaign finance laws will be enforced? Newport Beach City Councilman Keith Curry argues there is a key breakdown of enforcement in his city.

On the Agenda

The appointment of a new public guardian, a red-light camera ban
and attempts by two more cities to save their redevelopment