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Kerplunk: City approves funds to help EEG write business plan for space center

Kerplunk! That’s the sound of the first drop of city funds into the Environmental Education Group’s (EEG) proposal to pick up where others have failed and build a space complex that will bring millions if not billions of dollars into city coffers. The first money drip occurred Tuesday, July 3, when the City Council voted […]

Bad habits hard to break in city

Lompoc Valley motorsports supporters are off to a good start. Their wishes were granted with a 5-0 vote of the City Council to ask city staff to proceed with an in-depth analysis of the hurdles and costs facing the proposed drag strip and off-road vehicle complex next to the Lompoc Airport. The sponsoring group of […]

Linn’s conflict of interest goes unquestioned

Something happened in City Council chambers Tuesday evening, May 15, that many, if not most, people failed to comprehend fully. As Mayor John Linn introduced item #9, the first meaty item on the night’s agenda, he let it be known that he would need to recuse himself during discussions regarding proposed changes to the city’s […]