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Courtroom drama: Starr successfully challenges Oxnard Mayor Flynn ballot statement

Courtroom drama: Starr successfully challenges Oxnard Mayor Flynn ballot statement

By George Miller Oxnard special recall election (May 1) Mayoral challenger candidate Aaron Starr was in court again today, this time to challenge the veracity of Incumbent Mayor Tim Flynn’s ballot statement. Flynn had emphasized in his submitted statement that the city now has a “clean” audit and a balanced budget for the first time […]

Oxnard Downtown candidate forum- 9-28-16

Oxnard Downtown candidate forum- 9-28-16

By George Miller The Oxnard Downtown Improvement District sponsored this event, to showcase Mayoral and Council candidates to the public. The forum questions tended to emphasize downtown concerns. We didn’t see an official count, but there seemed to be about 175+ people there, which would make it the biggest Oxnard candidate forum of the year. […]

Debate to be Held on Two Competing Countywide Measures Regarding Open Space and Agricultural Lands

Debate to be Held on Two Competing Countywide Measures Regarding Open Space and Agricultural Lands

Oxnard Council wants status quo, shorter term, for S.O.A.R. (Save Our Open Space) renewal

Oxnard Council wants status quo, shorter term, for S.O.A.R. (Save Our Open Space) renewal

By George Miller SOAR (Save Open Space & Agricultural Resources) is a very popular initiative that went into effect in most major cities and unincorporated areas of Ventura County in 1998 (read Oxnard SOAR. Read proposed Oxnard SOAR 2050). Designed to avoid the San Fernando-ization of the county and help preserve open space as growth moved out from […]