(Los Alamitos, 6/25/2015) This is our third article on the almost million dollar decision Los Alamitos’ City Council discussed at their Special Meeting on Tuesday night. So far I haven’t found any coverage of it at all in any other online, print, or other media. That’s not just sad. . . it’s dangerous!
Our Thursday columnist takes a decidedly different view of Tuesday’s meeting than I did in my Wednesday post, “Los Alamitos City Council considers options for $900,000, but focuses more on what I explored in my pre-meeting post last weekend, What should Los Alamitos do with an extra $900,000?
by Highlands Guy: Once the city staff member brought up the possibility of taking out some cash via the proposed refi of the Laurel Park loan, the vultures swopped in with their talons at the ready (Yeah I guess that’s a bit dramatic, but I it does spice up the conversation a bit).
The ideas of where to put this over $900,000 “windfall” and “slush fund” (as heard at the June 23 council meeting) are all over the board. Among the many projects mentioned were: Continue reading