In a city where residents like to have their say, the question of when they should speak and how much they should speak came to a head this week.
Santa Ana’s population fell by 4 percent in the past decade, dropping it into second place behind Anaheim among Orange County cities, according to the 2010 census.
Asked to decide whether to transform a beach parking lot into a seaside commercial village or maintain it as public parking, San Clemente voters Tuesday overturned the City Council’s approval of the Playa del Norte project.
The answer is â€œyes.â€Â If youÂ have a high school diploma and/or justÂ some college, youâ€™re generallyÂ better off working in the public sector. If you have an advanced degree, youâ€™re generally going to make a lot more working in the private sector.
Christopher Shawkey has resigned as police chief, Costa Mesa City Manager Tom Hatch has confirmed.
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At least three OC cities this week are planning to take steps that would shield redevelopment resources from being absorbed by Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to eliminate redevelopment agencies.