The Voice of OC filed a lawsuit today asking the Orange County Superior Court to compel the County of Orange to release the letter received by the county from the attorney for Assistant CEO Alisa Drakodaidis. Californians Aware, the Center for Public Forum Rights, is joining Voice of OC in the suit.
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After three months of repeated requests for public records and information we have narrowed down the costs of the “Agents of Change” community forum to the taxpayers to approximately $4,000. With no help from the city, we estimated the time spent by staff on the event, factored in their approximate hourly rates of pay and benefits, added in the costs of parking and the video broadcast of the event to arrive at our numbers.
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When the discussion over approval of an ordinance to register professional lobbyists working the fifth floor of the Orange County Hall of Administration came up in late September and November 2010, we thought it would be helpful to find out who the Board of Supervisors were meeting with.
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What is it about city attorneys that causes them to be unable to respond to public records requests for information that has already been released? I’m talking of course about the City Attorney for Westminster. Seems they have difficulty first…
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On the one hand, I really do have empathy for the staff at Westminster City Hall, and Police Department. They have a difficult job dealing with the drama that is Andy Quach, Tyler Diep, and their Godfather Van Tran. They…
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Bolsavik recounts an interesting story about Tyler Diep and Citryst Restaurant on his blog August 15th. Tyler Diepâ€™s pre-emptive apology Apparently having learned a lesson from Andy Quachâ€™sÂ false denial, his fellow member on the Westminster City Council Tyler Diep (pictured)…