The Santa Ana City Council will meet in closed session on Monday afternoon, February 11th, for a Special meeting to select and announce their choice for Interim City Manager.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 8 Comments
The Santa Ana City Council may fire City Manager at tonight’s meeting, undeterred by a poor campaign to save Walter’s job. An online petition to save Walters job has garnered fewer than 50 signatures 40 hours after launching when the organizers sought 1,000 signatures.
by Chris Prevatt • • 14 Comments
After two hours of discussion in a closed session meeting the Santa Ana City Council took no reportable action related to the performance reviews of City Manager Paul Walters and City Attorney Sonia Carvalho. Apparently, two hours wasn’t enough time, and additional discussions are scheduled for early next year.
by Chris Prevatt • • 3 Comments
At about 1:20 pm Wednesday afternoon the Santa Ana City Clerk released a notice of a special meeting of the Santa Ana City Council, scheduled for 1:15 pm on Thursday, December 27th. The “Special Meeting” has only two closed session items on the agenda; Performance Evaluations for the City Manager and City Attorney. From what we can tell, there are no scheduled evaluations for either position…
by Chris Prevatt • • 2 Comments
For all the talk of the “Fiscal Cliff” in Washington, D.C. Orange County, and 19 O.C. cities and the are facing their own version of a fiscal cliff that could cripple their general funds. The state Department of Finance has demanded payment of $268 million in unspent redevelopment agency funds targeted for low- and moderate-income housing.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 5 Comments
Santa Ana Council member Sal Tinajero is the city’s new Mayor Pro Tem by a unanimous vote of the City Council at last night’s meeting. This is the result of a deal hammered out last summer after both Tinajero and…
by Dan Chmielewski • • 3 Comments
CONGRESSWOMAN LORETTA SANCHEZ ENDORSES ERIC M. ALDRETE AS THE RIGHT CHOICE FOR THE SANTA ANA CITY COUNCIL – WARD 3 SANTA ANA – Chairman of the Santa Ana Planning Commission, Eric M. Alderete, announced today that Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez…