” … We were told it takes a couple weeks for you to return phone calls …”

More Flooding Woes ” We were told it takes a couple weeks for you to return phone calls ” ” Well It’s not Fixed ; and  Its been about 14 months ”   [google-drive-embed url=”https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bznby4cJhHWTS2RwVWM2b3dBVWM/preview?usp=drivesdk” title=”536 Virginia Avenue.pdf” icon=”https://ssl.gstatic.com/docs/doclist/images/icon_12_pdf_list.png” width=”100%” height=”1300″ style=”embed”]

City Manager’s Memo to City Council

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What’s Going On Here?

  submitted by  Anonymous   on  2016/02/28 at 4:52 am   ….. Someone on this site has suggested that Manager Johansson’s “Port Orange Pride” campaign should more appropriately be called “Port Orange Hide.” His love of secrecy and of non-answer answers says more about hidden agendas than pride in accomplishments. If he is proud of what he’s…

Why no one is buying Jake’s POG POP campaign rhetoric:

submitted by First Amendment Advocate  on 2016/02/23 at 7:56 pm . Organizational Communication and Transparency How do projects assist with organizational internal communication processes? The communication aspects of project deliverables are involved from two perspectives: •Engaging the required stakeholders to collaborate in creating the project and commence gaining buy-in; •How to communicate the implementation of the…

Weekly Summary

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Were Some Public Works Employees Threatened?

Were some Port Orange Public Works employees threatened to be fired if they discussed mold problems at the DPW facility?     If true, the city supervisor(s) that made those threats should be fired.  Or as a minimum re-trained on the mandate’s of the 1st Amendment and Florida whistle-blower statues.   from: Ted Noftall <Ted@tednoftall.com>…

Are Some State Legislators Trying To Diminish Freedom of Information?

The public’s access rights to Public Records in Florida was established more than 75 years ago. Now some current legislators feel it’s time to diminish some portions of that law. CS/CS/SB 1220: Public Records GENERAL BILL by Judiciary ; Governmental Oversight and Accountability ; Garcia Public Records; Requiring a complainant to provide specified written notice…

Whoops !

.I think Ted warned the City Council on numerous occasions about these type of problems in the Finance Department.  They never did get back to him, so now the Mayor must answer to the State of Florida.  You can’t make this stuff up. Unbelievable.    Scroll Window  3 Pages   [google-drive-embed url=”https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bznby4cJhHWTZHRKZjU1eGR1SWs/preview?usp=drivesdk” title=”Port Orange, City of.pdf”…

No Answer Is The Wrong Answer

Good afternoon  Manager, The e-mail below was sent to you with the good faith expectation that you would provide    detailed information as to considerations involved to submit and have a  ”  major plans revision ”  approved by the SJRWMD  for the  Dunlawton Avenue Drainage Improvements project should Council elect to not have the berm installed…

Should Port Orange Residents Be Treated Like Children?

. Sorry Folks, as of January 29 we have been cut off from accessing the daily Port Orange Police incident reports previously posted on this site. Perhaps someone decided that our local residents were not mature enough to see this type of data. I will get back to you when I find out who &…

City Manager Update | January 29, 2016

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There Is No One So Blind As He Who Will Not See

. In reply to There Is No One So Blind As He Who Will Not See. By:   Long Term Port Orange Citizen Taxpayer    @ 2016/02/04 at 8:17 pm   Hopefully the city council will be vigilant and shut this back door scam down like they recently shut down the city manager’s attempt to eliminate…

Neglected Palms On Dunlawton Ave.

. About a year ago there was three 30+ foot mature palms at the corner of Dunlawton & Taylor Branch Rd.  This cluster of tall palm trees presented a pleasant view to our City’s visitor’s as they exited from I-95 onto Dunlawton at this location.  Today there is only one live palm left of that…

Weekly Manager’s Summary

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City Managers Weekly Letter to Council

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City Manager’s Weekly Summary

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