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.

A Tale of Two Very Different City Halls

Laguna Niguel and Newport Beach are building new civic centers, but their approach and philosophy show the difference between a contract city and a full service city.