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Save The Date – State Of The County Address September 30, 2021

Save The Date – State Of The County Address September 30, 2021

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Former State Park Employee Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement of Public Funds

Former State Park Employee Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement of Public Funds

Kevin Jacob Enns (DOB 3/10/75), of Ventura, pled guilty to one felony count of embezzlement of public funds pursuant to Penal Code section 424. Enns was employed by the State of California, Department of Parks and Recreation, for approximately 20 years. Enns worked as an entry gate attendant at the San Buenaventura State Beach. It […]

Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assoc. Wins Lawsuit to Stop Use of Public Funds for Campaigns

Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assoc. Wins Lawsuit to Stop Use of Public Funds for Campaigns

The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association and retired state Senator and Judge Quentin L. Kopp prevailed Monday (26) in a lawsuit to invalidate Senate Bill 1107, a 2016 California law that would have allowed political campaigns to be financed with taxpayer dollars. “California voters passed Proposition 73 partly to prohibit taxpayer dollars from being used as […]

You Have Reasons To Be Concerned How Ventura Spends Your Tax Money

You Have Reasons To Be Concerned How Ventura Spends Your Tax Money

“FEW THINGS ARE HARDER TO PUT UP WITH THAN THE ANNOYANCE OF A GOOD EXAMPLE“ —Mark Twain Complaining about how Ventura spends our tax money is like complaining about the weather. Everyone talks about it, but nobody does anything about it. When Ventura spends money on projects, you trust and hope city officials would spend […]

Venturans for Responsible and Efficient Government — Will Ventura City Government Ever Learn?

Venturans for Responsible and Efficient Government — Will Ventura City Government Ever Learn?

“ONLY THE MEDIOCRE ARE ALWAYS AT THEIR BEST” —Jean Giroudoux It’s déjâ vu all over again. Once again the past rears its ugly head. Only this time will the City Council be wise enough to learn from its past mistakes? There are some things this Council and this city staff are not qualified to evaluate fully.  Among the first issues […]