SLO City Council ignores the public and the Brown Act

OPINION by RICHARD SCHMIDT

Just two weeks after approving a compromise bicycle plan for the Broad and Chorro corridor that sought balance between residents’ needs and bikers wants, San Luis Obispo’s City Council, in an hour-long non-agendized public hearing, threw out the compromise and went full steam ahead to provide what a clique of bike advocates demanded. Read More …

Mayor Harmon, put residents before the bike riding minority

OPINION by T. KEITH GURNEE

Open letter to Mayor Heidi Harmon and members of the San Luis Obispo City Council:

As long-time residents of what has been one of the nicest neighborhoods in our community—the Anholm neighborhood—we are beseeching you to spare our neighborhood from an action that will diminish the livability and character of where we have lived for 45 years. Read More …