The City of Santa Ana issued the following news release to announce they have entered into formal negotiations with Chivas USA. City of Santa Ana has Entered into a Negotiating Rights Agreement with Chivas USA Enterprises LLC SANTA…
by Chris Prevatt • • 4 Comments
In the spirit of not just pointing things out about Santa Ana City Council when they get something wrong, the release of the Meeting Agenda for September 19th has a couple items that demonstrate an attempt at change.
by Chris Prevatt • • 9 Comments
There has been some debate regarding the ethics of Claudia Alvarez’s deciding vote last week that determined she received nothing but an unspecified rebuke of her anti-Semitic comments. Both the OC Register and Voice of OC have published articles that suggest that because there was no financial interest at stake in her vote, there was no ethical conflict. I take issue with that conclusion.
by Chris Prevatt • • 16 Comments
On Tuesday night, hundreds of Santa Ana residents showed up to the City Council meeting to express their feelings on the conduct of Mayor Pro Tem Claudia Alvarez. She was allowed to choose her own punishment for breaking the Code of Ethics and Conduct by breaking ethical standards to do so.
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Los Amigos of Orange County also issued a statement that both condemns Santa Ana Mayor Pro Tem Claudia Alvarez for her anti-Semitic comments while supporting her voice in the debate against the Chases and PBID. This comes shortly after a…
by Chris Prevatt • • 7 Comments
If you have been hiding under a rock, on vacation, or otherwise indisposed you may not have heard about Santa Ana Mayor Pro Tem Claudia Alvarez’s anti-Semitic rant while chairing a council discussion of the PBID that funds Downtown Inc, in the heart of downtown Santa Ana.
by Chris Prevatt • • 13 Comments
The City of Santa Ana sent out a public statement this morning on behalf of Santa ana Mayor Pro Tem Claudia Alvarez. She is sticking to her “Heat of the Moment” defense.