Last night Poseidon Resources Inc. inched one step closer to its dream of building a nearly $1- billion desalination facility on the shores of Huntington Beach. In an 8-0 decision (with two members absent), Orange County Water District (OCWD) Board of Directors voted unanimously to enter into a confidentiality agreement with the Connecticut-based company for […]
conflict of interest
San Diego County Congressman Darrell Issa, the Republican chairman of a powerful congressional committee, yesterday told California High Speed Rail Authority officials to preserve records in anticipation of an investigation into potential corruption. Among Issa's concerns about the Authority include possible conflicts of interest and financial shenanigans. The agency has significant Orange County ties: Former […]
[UPDATED With Another Case Of Conflict of Interest!:] Is Anaheim Amid An Outsourcing Conflict Of Interest?
UPDATE, NOV. 28, 12:24 P.M.: Another week, another conflict of interest case in Anaheim. This week, Councilwoman Kris Murray is in the hot seat. In May, Murray voted to approve a city contract that went to Willdan Financial, the subsidiary of a consulting firm, which “employs her as its senior vice president,” according to Adam […]