Is Anyone Negotiating On Taxpayers Behalf ??

. Good morning Margaret and David, As you are aware Condo towers are not favored by most Port Orange residents. Indeed if Council is to be believed those high rise towers are not even favored by a majority of current council members YET the Riverwalk developer enjoys exactly such zoning for his upland property in…

Riverwalk Land Swap Deals

. Gentlemen, Below is a map of part of Riverwalk, marked are the lots owned or controlled by the developer. I urge each of you on council think about the future of this corner and the last section of Riverwalk, as any land swap or deal is discussed. These parcels are in a key location…

School Signs

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No fine for Port Orange officer who police say ran over, killed man

By Frank Fernandez frank.fernandez@news-jrnl.com Published: Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 5:39 p.m. Last Modified: Friday, June 26, 2015 at 9:31 a.m. . An internal affairs investigation is clear when it states that Port Orange police Officer Silvio Portillo was driving the patrol car that struck and killed a man riding a scooter last year. But…

City Managers Weekly Summary | June 26, 2015

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Purse Snatching in Port Orange | P.O. Police Detectives Kudos

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Port Orange Labor Negotiations Status @ June 26, 2015

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Lame Excuses?

. To; David Harden Manager Harden your excuses ( Property Appraiser July 1st  final estimate, And the late June 2015  State Budget adoption )   are unacceptable. Multiple year budgets are prepared all the time,  But were your excuses a real impediment  multiple year budgets would be a physical impossibility. You need to quit with your…

Not a Happy Camper

. to: City Managers office Ms. Gutierrez, I would like to request a copy of the communication between Rivera and the recipient to who had questioned him about the date the unauthorized camera was installed. If a memorandum or email exists when Rivera answered dishonestly and lied about the installation please provide me with the…

Certified Letter from QLH Consultants Dated June 1

. Re: Letter from QLH dated June 1, 2015      Oops …. . Rivera, Cynthia via bounce.secureserver.net Attachments8:41 AM to David, City Please see attached received via certified mail, June 19, 2015. Thank you, Cindy Cindy Rivera Executive Assistant to the City Manager   Scroll Window   17 Pages  [google-drive-embed url=”https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bznby4cJhHWTMl9aNkdLQUhVd0RKY0NqN3U4aE4xSklKd2tJ/preview?usp=drivesdk” title=”QLHCertLetter.pdf” icon=”https://ssl.gstatic.com/docs/doclist/images/icon_12_pdf_list.png” width=”100%”…

Is Money Really Divided Up Behind Closed Doors?

Submitted on 2015/06/21 at 10:45 pm I sure hope everyone in Port Orange who does not read this blog or follow city politics on a regular basis can be told how really huge this berm controversy has become for our future. For the first time I can remember the consulting engineers and city insiders have…

QLH Consulting Engineers Summary Letter To SJRWMD Agency | Dunlawton Flooding

. Mr. Harden, The attached letter summaries the discussion with SJRWMD staff regarding potential options and permitting for the berm. Andy Neff Public Utilities Director   Scroll Window   7 Pages  [google-drive-embed url=”https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bznby4cJhHWTQVRyOGh6VjE5RHc/preview?usp=drivesdk” title=”Ltr to Perry Jennings dated 61915.pdf” icon=”https://ssl.gstatic.com/docs/doclist/images/icon_12_pdf_list.png” width=”100%” height=”900″ style=”embed”]

City of Port Orange Budget Games?

      . to: David Harden, City Manager Manager Harden what is going on here. It is now the 19th of June and Council and the people they were elected to represent have yet to see the semblance of even so much as a partial draft of the Operating Budget for FY 2016 It…

Secret Meetings on City Projects Have Been Confirmed

.City of Port Orange Why does Port Orange City Officials condone secret meetings concerning city projects?  Are they trying to hide some type of mischief? Dear Perry, I redirected my request to attend your meeting to Mr Giannini.  –  Mr Ted Doran, of Doran, Sims, Wolfe and Ciocchetti, attorney for Quentin L Hampton replied on his behalf.  He…

City Council Meeting Summary June 16, 2015

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Possible Violation of the 14th Amendment?

. to: Wayne Clark Hello Mr. Clark, While I hope this email finds you well, I write it to better our community and help protect your citizens and employees as well as comply with the public records laws for findings at the result of said call. Since being a recipient of a false, fake, controlled…

The Long Saga of the Missing Berm Continues at Council Meeting

. Mayor/Council: Attached please find a memo from Mr. Harden regarding issues relating to the Dunlawton Drainage Project Berm that has been added under his comments for tonight’s meeting. I have updated the website and your iPads. You will just need to re-sync your iPad. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask.…

City Council Regular Meeting Comentary | June 16, 2015

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