Tag Archive for Public Records Requests

The Real Costs to Taxpayers of the Claudia Alvarez Community Forum

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.

QuachGate: Stonewalled By Westminster City Attorney?

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 have been hit with dozens of public records requests and have had to send most…

QuachGate: And “Tyler” Diep Too?

Bolsavik recounts an interesting story about Tyler Diep and Citryst Restaurant on his blog August 15th. Tyler Diep’s pre-emptive apology Apparently having learned a lesson from Andy Quach’s false denial, his fellow member on the Westminster City Council Tyler Diep (pictured) decided to come clean on an issue that has not even been made public yet.…