Outgoing Mayor Tony Strickland was one of the speakers at Thursday morning's breakfast, hosted by the Chamber of Commerce. A video following his speech included the four conservative members of the City Council.
Huntington Beach City Attorney Michael Gates said he plans to appeal a federal judge's decision to toss the city's lawsuit challenging the state's right to compel localities to approve housing development.
Several former Huntington Beach mayors are asking voters to reject a controversial slate of City Charter amendments in the upcoming March primary, the most substantial of which include new election laws requiring voter ID and city monitoring of ballot drop ...
State Sen. Dave Min, D-Irvine, who represents a large swath of Orange County, including Huntington Beach, urged the council to reject the “extremist, unnecessary and unlawful proposal” and focus on the issues that matter to Huntington Beach residents.
Last week’s Huntington Beach City Council meeting was packed and went on for hours, as the council majority censured a fellow council member, revamped the city’s “human dignity” statement in a politically motivated manner, heard from more than 100 public speakers, and argued about whether the mayor pro tem had denied the Holocaust.
Residents will get a chance to weigh in on a controversial slate of charter reforms in Huntington Beach when the city hosts four additional council meetings to directly address the proposed ideas, which range from requiring voter identification to the types of flags that the city can display.
The Huntington Beach City Council on Tuesday night censured Councilmember Natalie Moser for what the council majority called “inappropriate” statements made in an argument at a previous meeting during discussions about the city’s human dignity statement.
Min questioned the legality of the city’s actions and warned that the proposals would have a “chilling effect” and “greatly impede the rights of voters in Huntington Beach.” Why is Min relying on false talking points to thwart Huntington Beach’s actions?