August 28, 2019
Seniors threatened by rapidly rising rents forced council discussions in both cities after they began lobbying for help in March because the mobile home park straddles the border of Fullerton and Anaheim.
The County says solar panels won't work for a proposed development project. But the most recent ruling on Esperanza Hills, by an appeals court in May, warned that if the county doesn’t act in “good faith” to provide evidence for considering solar panels as not feasible, the entire development would be canceled until it complies with state environmental law.
The project included clearing out tents and other makeshift homes, power-washing the pavement and painting easy-to-see markings to help keep sidewalks accessible for disabled residents – but it doesn’t mean the end of the encampment.
Mayor Sidhu wants “fair market prices” for any land sold or leased to team owner Arte Moreno for development, and community benefits such as affordable units, parks and open space, a grocery and other neighborhood businesses to serve the Platinum Triangle.
A Costa Mesa fire captain who authorities say was fatally struck while riding his bicycle by a suspected DUI motorist is set to get a stretch of the 55 Freeway named in his honor.
Tuesday night, the council heard and approved on a 7-0 vote the proposed Coyote Management Plan. The wild canines have been spotted all across the city, and incidents of sighting and attacks on pets have become more commonplace. Setting aside money for each council district got a thumbs down.
Under the proposal now on the table, drug makers would contribute $3 billion of their own money toward the total, and the company would file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and transform itself into a “public beneficiary trust,” with all profits from drug sales going to the plaintiffs.
Publication Date: August 28, 2019