Tag Archive for Santa Ana City Council

***Ware Update***

The folks at Ware Disposal did not bother to take the weekend off from likely violating local, state and federal standards.  On early Saturday afternoon they were observed by folks in the Logan Neighborhood powerwashing their trash trucks and allowing the water to runoff into the streets, gutters and storm drains.  The combination of waste and…

No on D’oh!!!

Well it looks like the revolution in Santa Ana is on hold.  Voters approved Measure D with just under 54% of the vote extending city council terms from 8 to 12 years.  Measure D’s and Mayor Miguel Pulido’s demise were greatly exaggerated by many in the “No on D” camp, but once again Pulido proved…

Ware’s Attorney Describes Logan As “Crummy Little Houses”

Perhaps now we know why Judy Ware and her disposal company treat the Logan Neighborhood with such disdain.  During a meeting about the Renaissance Specific Plan held at City Hall yesterday in which Judy Ware was in attendance, her lawyer Patrick Munoz described the oldest residential neighborhood in Santa Ana as “crummy little houses”.  According…

Is Councilwoman Martinez Flip-Flopping?

Santa Ana City Councilwoman Michele Martinez has been loudly proclaiming her support for Illinois Senator Barack Obama for quite some time now.  However at this mornings Hillary Clinton rally at Santa Ana College featuring former President Bill Clinton the councilwoman was front and center.  Why? Is she flip-flopping and now supporting Hillary Clinton’s campaign?  Or…

Santa Ana’s Angry Couple Keep Attacks Coming

On Sunday January 27th I wrote a post about Santa Ana’s angriest couple, Glen and Julie Stroud, sending a letter to Mayor Miguel Pulido and the entire City Council demanding my removal from the city’s Planning Commission, accusing Councilman Sal Tinajero and myself of creating a racial divide among the citizenry. Well the angry couple…

Thinking Liberally, Where have all the ADULTS gone?

Where have all the ADULTS gone? It is starting to look like the adults in government have left the playground and the children remaining have run amok. Whether it’s Moorlach, Carona, Street, Mauk, or the Santa Ana City Council, these kids are out of control. We’ve got Board of Supervisors Chairman John Moolach and his…

“Stroud”ing The Issues

Glen Stroud, patriarch of Santa Ana’s angry couple, has sent a letter to Mayor Miguel Pulido and members of the Santa Ana City Council demanding my removal from the city’s Planning Commission. The centerpiece of Stroud’s demand is my January 16th post here on the Liberal OC in regards to the $1.5 million gentrification plan…