Port Orange leaders should applaud activism | News-Journal

Port Orange leaders should applaud activism …. By Stuart and Margie Patchett Published: Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 5:30 a.m. Last Modified: Friday, August 8, 2014 at 6:21 p.m. With the recent events surrounding discrepancies and total incompetence by some of the staff at the city of Port Orange, we feel prompted to applaud and…

“Dennis, Seems like you are still not getting it”

. Submitted on 2014/08/09 at 12:32 pm From: Ted Noftall [mailto:Ted@TedNoftall.com] Sent: Saturday, August 09, 2014 12:22 PM To: Dennis Kennedy (dkennedy@port-orange.org) Cc: ‘Lewis, Shannon’; ‘Fenwick, Robin’ Subject: FW: Dear Dennis Dennis, Seems like you are still not getting it.  There wasn’t going to be any further discussion  –  at least not of a balanced and…

PEOPLE STICK UP FOR TED NOFTALL

Margie Patchett with Henry Frederick and 18 others 22 hrs · Port Orange, FL ·  I have read in the News Journal with dismay some council members are calling for Ted Noftall’s removal from the Audit and Budget Advisory Committee. For council members to point the finger at the messenger for incompetent management at our city is unacceptable and utterly shameful. I…

“Do you think you are taking on too much of the blame for the city’s problems/resignations?”

From: McLaughlin, Lacey [mailto:lacey.mclaughlin@news-jrnl.com]Sent: Wednesday, August 06, 2014 9:17 AMTo: Ted@TedNoftall.comSubject: last night’s meeting Hi Ted,I think you slipped out before I could catch you at last night’s meeting. I wanted to get a response from you about Burnette’s motion to remove you from the A&B board.Do you think you should be removed? Why or why…

Dear Don ….

Dear Don, Lincoln and Twain and others are  reputed to have said  “  better to remain silent and be thought a fool then to speak out and remove all doubt ” You proved yourself to be that fool last evening. Are you really so ignorant of the nuances of American law so as to think…

Dear Dennis, ……

Dear Dennis,Your body language and your near instantaneous second of Burnette’s motion last evening betrayed the fact that you were in on the fix.If that is not the case please explain that near instantaneous second to a speech Burnette clearly did not write and was struggling with, OR OTHERWISE  explain how you came to be in…

Port Orange’s leading critic comes under fire | News-JournalOnline.com

Port Orange’s leading critic comes under fire   By Lacey McLaughlin lacey.mclaughlin@news-jrnl.com Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 12:57 p.m. Last Modified: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 4:30 p.m.   PORT ORANGE — In the wake of six key resignations over a six-week period, a member of a Port Orange citizens board came under fire this week…

WHERE IS THE LEVEL PLAYING FIELD ??

. Hey Robin and Margaret, This is all too  funny and I can’t help but think  …. WHERE IS THE LEVEL PLAYING FIELD ??    I get a public records request from your office for Kisela for my binders and  “extensive notes”   and I am encouraged to comply, absent any loophole advice  – which I…

Attached is the document from Vice Mayor Burnette

. Ted, I have received your request. Attached is the document from Vice Mayor Burnette at last night’s meeting. Below is an excerpt from the Government in the Sunshine Manual relating to “notes”. Beginning on pg 53: “While the broad definition of the term “public record” ensures that the public’s right of access includes preliminary and…

Melbourne hires new deputy manager – Shannon Lewis

Melbourne hires new deputy manager Stacey Barchenger, FLORIDA TODAY 12:44 p.m. EDT August 5, 2014     Melbourne’s new deputy city manager has a background in economic development and more than 16 years of municipal leadership experience. The city announced today that Shannon Lewis, assistant city manager in Port Orange, has been hired as its…