Tag Archive for Irvine City Council

Melissa Fox announces new bid for Irvine City Council

Melissa Fox talking with people in the district

Irvine city commissioner Melissa Fox has announced that’s she’s a candidate for Irvine City Council.  Here’s her letter to supporters that came out this morning: I am running for Irvine City Council. I love Irvine. Our beautiful parks, our thriving communities, our small businesses, our first-rate schools, our dedicated and professional police department and low…

FPPC is Investigating Irvine Council Member Christina Shea

Christina Shea

The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) says Irvine Council Member Christina Shea is the subject of an “existing investigation” prior to receiving a formal complaint on Shea from TheLiberalOC. In a letter dated January 22, 2016, the FPPC informed this blog that “since the allegations in your complaint are the subject of an existing investigation,…

Shiva Farivar launches campaign for Irvine City Council

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Shiva Farivar, a longtime Irvine City Commissioner and former city council candidate, has launched a campaign for Irvine City Council.  Here’s her letter below: I am excited to announce my candidacy for the Irvine City Council! Irvine has been my home for over 20 years. It is the place I raised my family. My husband…

Farrah Khan announces run for Irvine City Council

Farrah Khan

We received this note from Farrah Khan about her decision to run for Irvine City Council: I wanted to share with you my intent to run for Irvine City Council.  I have thought long and hard before making this decision, it wasn’t easy, but I feel it is very necessary.  With my knowledge of Irvine,…

Conservatives Attack Church Leaders for Opposing Irvine’s Living Wage Repeal

Photo: Spotlight Photography + Associates (Lou Delgado)

Pastor Paul Tellstrom of Irvine has been getting what he calls “love letters” from conservatives in Irvine who object to his opposition of the conservative Irvine city council’s repeal of the city’s “Living wage” ordinance.  And he’s sharing the letters on Facebook. Here’s one: Dear Pastor Tellstrom: Does the Irvine United Congregational Church pay $15.00…