Monthly Archives: June 2012

WHAT ABOUT THE MONEY?

Last night, the City Council accepted the 2011 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The City publishes the CAFR every year to provide a complete set of audited financial statements and management’s report on the City’s finances.  I am pleased to let you  know that an independent accounting … Continue reading

Posted in News |

SOUND FAMILIAR?

As you know, we recently began an investigation into fire safety in our City. We started with the City-owned Port Clinton Garage, Highland Park Movie Theater, and other City-owned buildings. Inspections of other areas have ensued as well.

Posted in News |

WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH THE HIGHLAND PARK THEATER?

There is a short-term answer and there is a long-term answer. Short-Term As you know, the City-owned Highland Park Movie Theater was closed May 5, 2012 for fire safety reasons (click here) that included non-functional sprinklers, insufficient emergency lighting and emergency exits.

Posted in News |

LET’S BE FAIR – ETHICS UPDATE

On August 23, 2009, I sent the following eblast: In 2007, the City Council (“Council”) adopted Ethics Guidelines, which require, among other things, that commission members not represent third-party clients in front of their own commissions and Council members not … Continue reading

Posted in News |