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Camarillo Springs still Vulnerable

Camarillo Springs still Vulnerable

At the Camarillo City Council meeting on May 27, 2015, several Camarillo Springs homeowners expressed their concerns. Barbara Williams, HOA President, made a strong statement regarding the vulnerability of homes in the path of debris flows. It has been 5 ½ months since the last debris flow caused by heavy rains. Ms. Williams expressed the […]

Oxnard to work its way out of budget meltdown

Oxnard to work its way out of budget meltdown

Good Morning Oxnard Show- 5-20-15

Good Morning Oxnard Show- 5-20-15

By George Miller CitizensJournal.us News, NRG power plant; Pablo Ortiz,Oxnard Downtowners; Eileen Tracy of Family Engagement and Re-Entry Program On this segment (5-20-15) of the Good Morning Oxnard Show- Host Peter Godinez interviews George Miller, Publisher of CitizensJournal.us on Oxnard News, consisting of: Strawberry Festival review; Mandalay Power Plant moratorium extended; Hotel tax increased 33 1/3%; […]

California Public Utilities Commission Approves NRG Energy’s Carlsbad Energy Center

—Fast start plant to help ensure reliability while integrating renewables— Editor’s note: This is locally significant because this project is larger than the “Puente Project” proposed by NRG to replace the Oxnard Mandalay Beach plant , CARLSBAD, Calif., May 21, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Today, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved the SDG&E Power Purchase […]

Oxnard extends power plant moratorium another year; NRG states its case on KADYTV

Oxnard extends power plant moratorium another year; NRG states its case on KADYTV

By George Miller The Oxnard City Council heard a staff report on the proposed power plant risks and options, debated the plant and what to do about the old plants to be shut down, at the 5-19-15 City Council meeting. The various factions rehashed the issues, which has been done at least a half dozen times before […]

World Trade Week at Port of Hueneme- May 20, 2015 Event

World Trade Week at Port of Hueneme- May 20, 2015 Event

The Port of Hueneme, in Ventura County, CA, is the only deep water cargo port between Los Angeles and San Francisco. It caters to some specialty niche markets such as fruit and vegetables, autos, and machinery. It brings a large amount of jobs and money into the local economy. The Port of Hueneme World Trade Week […]

Questionable expenses and practices continue while Oxnard heads towards financial ruin

Questionable expenses and practices continue while Oxnard heads towards financial ruin

By Phil Molina Friends, and elected officials: (Sometimes to get what you pay for and sometimes you just pay a lot for …) OK, so in February 2015 the Oxnard taxpayers were informed of some of the details behind the bad bad fiscal news about our fair city. Namely we are in a big hole […]

D.A. finds Oxnard PD acting reasonably in Michael Mahoney shooting

D.A. finds Oxnard PD acting reasonably in Michael Mahoney shooting

Michael Mahoney was shot and killed by Oxnard Police on August 14th 2012.  Officers had been called to 340 South H Street on a report that Mahoney was holding a semi-automatic handgun to his head.  Police contacted him and ordered Maloney to drop the gun.  Instead he fled up the driveway and into the residence.  […]

Camarillo City Council “fully aware” of Camarillo Ranch Foundation issues

Camarillo City Council “fully aware” of Camarillo Ranch Foundation issues

The Camarillo City Council met on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. During public comments, Matt Lorimer called for a public discussion of the Camarillo Ranch Foundation Board and the ranch’s operations. CitizensJournal has published an editorial submitted by Lori McVicker, a local resident, wherein she alleges financial statement irregularities and lax security HERE.    A Ranch board […]

Good Morning Port Hueneme Show: City budget issues

Good Morning Port Hueneme Show: City budget issues