Budget Disaster Straight Ahead!

Caution!!  Do not try this “two pie charts method” of accounting anywhere in the real world–you’ll get laughed at (at best) or maybe even arrested.  Can you imagine a business owner giving his accountant two pie charts and telling him that they represent his income and expenses for a $37-million operation? Ted has been asking…

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The Golf Course Money Pit | Golf Carts $187,000

    .To Mayor & Council Good Day: Whenever the renovation of the Golf Club at Cypress Head nears completion, the GCaCH Debt Clock will probably be in excess of [$3,288,000.00] Now let’s purchase: 1 beverage cart 1 range cart 2 gas carts 72 electric carts Does this EZGO purchase come out of the Parks & Recreation budget?…

Bob Ford is Trying to Slow Down Frivolous Spending by City Staff

. To: Jake Johansson ; David Harden From:  Bob Ford Re:  A nice thank you to the taxpayers from the golf course This email is in response to your memo of August 5th recommending additional expenditures for the golf course utilizing monies not expended on authorized course improvements. You requested Council input. It is my recommendation that…

City Council Agenda Commetary | August 18, 2015

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City Managers Weekly Summary August 14, 2015

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Has a City Public Relations Scheme Gone Bad?

Hypocrisy For the past few years some officials at Port Orange city hall has criticized this blog site for allowing anonymous users to freely post comments and observations.  But does Hypocrisy prevail at our city hall?  This past week the City’s website again posted a copy of an anonymous comment from the city’s “Help Desk files”.   These…

Is There a New Distressed Real Estate Scam in Town?

. To;  Mayor & City Council I am concerned about the number of new real estate buyers who are coming before the city council claiming that they did not know about code enforcement liens on the property before they bought the real estate. This is surely a money scheme scam perpetuated by real estate agents,…

Womans Body Found in River at Port Orange Dock

. Port Orange, FLA A woman’s body was found floating in the Halifax River near the Seven Seas Marina at the Dunlawton Bridge in Port Orange Wednesday morning, authorities said. . The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and other law enforcement agencies were at the scene investigating. . Officials said they are trying to…

Doesn’t The City Have a Tree Trimming Crew?

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Back To School Safety Massage from Port Orange Police

Back to School Safety Port Orange Police      Use Extra Caution when School’s in Session As summer draws to a close, back-to-school season is in full effect. Remember to safely share the roads with school buses, pedestrians and bicyclists, and provide children with the necessary knowledge to stay safe at school. Safe Roads for…

Fast Work by DPW Tree Crew

Hi Mr. Harden, I just wanted to express my appreciation for the hard work put in by several Port Orange employees late Sunday night and Monday morning. I had a tree knocked down by the strong wind and storms that occurred Sunday afternoon/evening. That evening sometime around 9:30 PM, I called the non-emergency number for…

Orange Peel | Port Orange Employees Newletter

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