Sustainable City News reviewed contributions made to candidates for Whittier City Council. Some contributions raised troubling questions.
I am challenging a 14-year incumbent because I believe together as a community we can work to solve our most pressing issues to address our homelessness crisis, protect our environment with no oil drilling, and implement government reforms to bring more accountability to city hall.
From a weekly front-page column to frequent photo features, the Greenleaf Guardian's focus on Mayor Joe Vinatieri has been consistent. Is the Greenleaf Guardian too close to the mayor? At least three of its founders are connected with Vinatieri's reelection campaign.
If approved, feasibility studies will be conducted in the next 2-3 years, with ground broken in the late 2020s, and an expected opening date in the 2030s. However, project accelerations due to Los Angeles hosting the 2028 Olympic Games could alter the timing.