OCEA Media Brief
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September 4, 2019
Today: Anaheim mayor and city staff offer contradicting Angel Stadium statements; thousands of renters with Section 8 vouchers can’t use them and, Garden Grove project to “reimagine” itself adds murals and whimsy downtown.
September 3, 2019
Today: Angels-Anaheim negotiations enter final stretch; County’s new administration building features ‘one-stop’ center to serve public and, OC plan for vote centers, mail ballots for all headed for state approval this fall.
August 30, 2019
Today: Closure lifted at Huntington Harbour, after tests show no sewage contamination; Placentia removes 15 dumpsters of waste from homeless encampment and, Newport Beach eyes three potential sites for temporary homeless shelter.
August 29, 2019
Today: City Council speaks publicly about Anaheim Stadium negotiations for the first time; countywide interest grows in Westminster council recalls and sewage spill could close Huntington Harbour to swimmers through Labor Day.
August 28, 2019
Today: A tale of two cities – Fullerton and Anaheim respond to mobile home park seniors; Supervisors undeterred after 3rd Court ruling against Esperanza Hills project and, Placentia crews clean up homeless encampment.
August 27, 2019
Today: Grocery union prepares for ‘final offer’ vote in early September; ‘Anaheim’ won’t be in Angels name as lease negotiations start and : Atwood mural is dedicated during celebration day as restoration work continues.
August 26, 2019
Today: Triple-digit heat coming to some Southern California communities; County contracts are going dark under new policy and, putting ‘Anaheim’ in front of the Angels is not part of lease renewal discussions.
August 22, 2019
Today: Critics decry secrecy surrounding future of Willowick Golf Course; Santa Ana sets more pot-shop friendly policies and, 3 more videos emerge of students involved in anti-Semitic activities.
August 21, 2019
Today: CA state legislature could soon back site in Irvine for OC Veterans Cemetery; Westminster budget struggles ahead and, school officials vow stronger response after 2018 video of Garden Grove students giving Nazi salute surfaces.
August 20, 2019
Today: Disney whistle blower says revenue was inflated by $6 billion; Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, Costa Mesa home sales drop 12% and Huntington Beach tentatively approves new police management contract.