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Viewpoint - July 11, 2012

Letter: Location of new library a matter of trust

This issue has now become an issue of trust. The circulation of the citizens' petition, which has garnered more than 200 signatures in less than a week, was clearly the motivating factor in last Friday's special meeting and council's decision to submit the location of the new library to a vote of the citizens.

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Posted by Brown Act
a resident of Atherton: other
on Jul 11, 2012 at 11:08 am

Did the special meeting violate the Brown Act? Widmer and McKeithen co-wrote the letter in the staff report calling for a vote for the meeting.

How did they inform Dobbie they were calling a special meeting to change their vote to yes on a town wide vote? If three council memebers discuss an item on an agenda, prior to the council meeting; that is a Brown Act violation.