Some Cry Foul at Quick Vacancy Appointment

OPEN MEETINGS — An Imperial Beach City Councilman died Sunday. At a special meeting Wednesday night, at the mayor's suggestion, the council appointed a former mayor to fill the vacancy. 

But the meeting's posted agenda mentioned no more than the city manager's report on the appointment/election options, and the city clerk had taken out an ad in a newspaper announcing applications to be considered for the appointment. 

Some residents don't understand what the hurry was, reports the Voice of San Diego, and believe the surprise  appointment violated the Brown Act.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s