When it comes to the Orange County Fairgrounds, state Assemblyman Jose Solorio (D-Santa Ana) is “now recommending to the Governor that he
consider dropping the sale altogether,” according to a statement released by his office.
Solorio had been working to get legislation passed in the Legislature that would have authorized
the sale of the 150-acre, state-owned property to the city of Costa Mesa.
His statement explaining how it all came apart follows after the jump . . .
September 7, 2010
Assemblyman Solorio Issues Statement Regarding His Current Position on the Sale of the Orange County Fairgrounds
SACRAMENTO, CA – State Assemblyman Jose Solorio (D-Anaheim) issued
this statement today regarding the legislation necessary to authorize
the Orange County Fairgrounds sale agreement between the City of Costa
Mesa and the State of California.
“I have offered several legislative ideas to the City of Costa Mesa
that would make their proposal to buy the Orange County Fairgrounds
more acceptable in the Legislature.