If the cities of North Orange County are to do anything about their dearth of parkland, they cannot look to the past for solutions. The third and final installment of our series on parkland disparity in Orange County examines options for planners and policymakers.

The redistricting rock thrown into OC’s political pond continues to create ripples. Now it’s Supervisor Shawn Nelson who sees an opportunity.

For a brief moment Tuesday, Costa Mesa’s budget was balanced. And then it wasn’t.

In other news …

The Daily Pilot’s take on Tuesday’s budget hearing in Costa Mesa.

OC Register’s Martin Wisckol notes that redistricting plan provides edge for Republicans. He also notes competitive angles.

State Senate close to vote on budget.

Former OC GOP chief Tom Fuentes makes appearance at Flag Day, discusses battle with cancer.


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