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Costa Mesa Council – Still Crazy After 8 months

Councilman Jim Righeimer - Costa Mesa, Photo: Chris Prevatt

Eight months ago today the City of Costa Mesa issued layoff notices to almost half their employees in support of the crazy agenda of Council members Righeimer and Mensinger. We’ve tried to lay off the Costa Mesa City Council for the past several weeks, mainly because their efforts are tied up in court. But…

Righeimer’s Rigmarole

Councilman Jim Righeimer - Costa Mesa, Photo: Chris Prevatt

COSTA MESA — I’ve got to hand it to Costa Mesa City Councilman Jim Righeimer, if nothing else, he’s a persistent little man. Yesterday, Costa Mesa’s PR flak Bill Lobdell announced that the trial date for the employee’s lawsuit to stop the wholesale outsourcing of city jobs is set for April 9th and that their high priced…

Costa Mesa budget woes don’t curb wasteful spending

Councilman Jim Righeimer - Costa Mesa, Photo: Chris Prevatt

On Tuesday night the City of Costa Mesa approved a reorganization of their organizational structure that added hundreds of thousands of dollars in annual costs for two PR management positions that are currently held by high priced consultants and adding new positions including two Executive Secretary’s to serve the whims of the Council members.

Costa Mesa: Oh, Those Angry Birds!

Angry Birds

I am tempted to call the Costa City Council meeting this evening an on going soap opera, but that would be minimizing the horror of the destruction of our city by council members Jim Righeimer, Steve Mensinger and Gary Monahan. The gall of these men knows no bounds.