Dan Chmielewski

“Cancelled” Town Hall Meeting Attracts Dozens of Great Park Chinese Homeowners; Veterans Greet Them Over Cemetery

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The Town Hall meeting scheduled for Monday night at Cypress Park was officially cancelled but that didn’t stop about three dozen Chinese residents of the FivePoint Neighborhood homes near the Great Park from attending what was considered a “private meeting” in a room rented by an unnamed “private individual.”  The Chinese residents were greeted by…

Kang racks up more endorsements for SD-29

Sukhee Kang

The influential chairs of the state Senate Appropriations and Health committees today publicly backed Sukhee Kang for the open 29th Senate District, comprising parts of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. “Sukhee Kang brings a deeply inspiring life story and a broad background in public policy to the race in this district, which is…

Smoking Gun Letter on Vets’ Cemetery from Shea: City Council’s Approval Only “Tentative”

Jeff Lalloway and Christina Shea with Irvine Mayor Steven Choi-2014

Irvine Council member Christina Shea sent a letter to an unknown number of “Irvine Friends” on May 6, 2015 acknowledging receipt of a petition from residents opposed to a Veteran’s Cemetery and Memorial at the Great Park.  In seeking to reassure those petition signers, Shea said the Irvine City Council has voted to “tentatively support…

Schott Backs Out of Vets’ Cemetery Town Hall

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Irvine Council member Lynn Schott contacted us Tuesday night to say she would not be attending next Monday’s Town Hall meeting where she and Mayor Steven Choi would “join the discussion of relocating the Veteran’s (sic) Cemetery to another location. Don’t miss the great opportunity to express your concerns to city leaders.” The Town Hall…