… Two speakers were nearly ushered out of the room, although they weren’t. The mic was cut off twice on one speaker….
… Mayor Bob O’Dekirk invoked the “personal attacks” rule when Erin Gallagher began talking about Councilman Larry Hug, although he has let it slide at previous meetings when the targets have been council members less friendly to the mayor. ….
… The mayor cut the mic off twice on Gallagher, the first time as she began invoking Hug’s name, which prompted Gallagher to begin shouting as the mayor suggested the meeting could be adjourned to “clear the room.” ….
Nothing about NorthPoint is easy, and that was the case again this week with the annexation of 55 more acres for the massive warehouse project. NorthPoint Development wants to develop more than 1,200 acres for warehouses, a plan fiercely opposed by residents who live closest to the proposed development called the Third Coast Intermodal Hub.... Read more →