…..What amazes me is how the “new” City Council is moving toward dismissing the recommendations of their very own PLANNING COMMISSION…….Staff Report Recommendations to not go ahead with the North River Farms Development Plan.
Read it here, below on page 3/5, item d) in the Revised Agenda for the upcoming Planning Commission meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, January 28 at 6:00 p.m………RECOMMENDING CITY COUNCIL DENIAL OF THE PROJECT, in red print even, OMG.
READ IT HERE, below on the first page 1/262 STAFF REPORT.
Our City Council is become a travesty of democratic principles in this matter, in my opinion, all for the sake of MONEY, in my opinion. Newly elected City Council member Christopher Rodriquez declared to the citizens on speaker, Wednesday., Jan. 25, 2019 just past……”I have a passion and desire to make Oceanside the most business friendly and development friendly city in San Diego County……..we’re going to make a lot of money for our city…….and we’re gonna find the money”.
WHAT ABOUT LIFE STYLE FRIENDLY, HUH?
Does this man think he is on the City Council of the big City of Los Angeles?
Because a place like that is where the really BIG MONEY is. NOT in little old beach’y, quiet, USMC base adjacent and farm’y pastoral Oceanside. A small city of less than 180,000 population. Watch the City Council meeting here, see Christopher Rodriquez speak on the matter, on their video, via YouTube recording. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UxNakAoJitE
Does anyone in this nice, small town atmosphere city want to live in CROWDED Los Angeles, or CROWDED Orange County even, LOL!? It is a crying shame that Measure Y was not passed by the electorate so as to make these kind of changes of this magnitude literally THE WILL OF THE PEOPLE, by way of a direct vote……SHAME, SHAME, SHAME!!!!!!!
REMEMBER THIS MESS WHEN CITY COUNCIL VOTING TIME COMES UP AGAIN MY FRIENDS!!!!!!!!
Richard Burton-Oceanside Resident