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Property rights battle takes center stage in Atherton council election

Original post made on May 25, 2008

Lawsuits, youth sports and property rights were hot topics at a forum for Atherton council candidates sponsored by the Atherton Civic Interest League on the blisteringly hot evening of May 15.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, May 21, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by D M, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on May 25, 2008 at 12:47 am

Visit to discuss these candidates.

Posted by Jane Q Public, a resident of Atherton: West of Alameda
on May 28, 2008 at 1:29 pm

D M:

It's very civic-minded of you to post information about town officials on your web page, and I applaud your efforts.

One small fix you might consider: on your list of staff that the council "hires and fires" you should remove the library (it's a county branch library and the city has no authority over its staffing) and the fire protection district (it's not a municipal fire department but a fire district with its own board of directors, separate funding, and is likewise not under the control of the town).

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