Costa Mesa City Clerk Taking Fall for Missed Deadline

Julie Folcik was placed on administrative leave after a judge refused to put a charter proposal on the June ballot after the city missed the filing deadline. Several residents and a member of the City Council say Folcik is being made a scapegoat.

OC Fairground Sale Officially Dead

State Department of General Services announces that Gov. Jerry
Brown does not want to sell the fairgrounds to Facilities
Management West, thus ending a years-long saga.

Costa Mesa’s Curious Math

Public forum today on the need for budget cuts is likely to draw
questions about the city’s approach to numbers.