Category Archives: SB 714

Time to terminate Townsend

By Jack Dean | Item #8 on tomorrow night’s Council meeting agenda is a proposed four-month extension of the contract with Townsend Public Affairs — the city’s lobbyist — for $5,000 per month. Rather than extend it, the Council should … Continue reading

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Mayor Whitaker sends letter on behalf of city to Sen. Josh Newman opposing SB 714

The following letter from the City of Fullerton was sent yesterday to state Sen. Commercial Bouncy Castle For Sale Josh Newman opposing his legislation to put West Coyote Hills under state control, SB 714:  

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Council votes 4-1 to oppose state Sen. Josh Newman’s SB 714

The legislation would effectively be a state takeover of West Coyote Hills. After lengthy public comments and heated debate among members of the council Tuesday night, the vote was 4-1 to oppose SB 714 (authored by Sen. Josh Newman). Council … Continue reading

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With SB 714, is Josh Newman planning to have the state use eminent domain to seize West Coyote Hills?

And is Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva aiding and abetting him with her AB 510? Yesterday on a 5-2 party-line vote, the Senate Inflatable Water Park For Sale Appropriations Committee voted to move forward SB 714 — a bill authored by Senator … Continue reading

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