City Council Recap

Bakersfield Fireworks Restriction debate continues

Plenty of conversation today regarding potential fireworks restrictions, along with spade and neutering policies, during the City Council legislative & litigation committee meeting. The fireworks issue was continued until next month committee meeting due to the lengthy staff presentations, public discussion and council member statements and recommendations. Bakersfield Californian Article […]

Bakersfield City Council Member Chris Parlier is pushing to ban the sale of Spice or Bath Salts in the city of Bakersfield.

Chris Parlier “No Spice, No Bath Salts in Bakersfield” just posted an informative story on my efforts to prohibit the sale of synthetic drugs such as “Spice” in the city of Bakersfield. Here is an excerpt of the story: The Legislation and Litigation committee wants to see if there can be any local rules to crack down on […]

City Council Recap

Just a few notes from last night’s Bakersfield City Council meeting. Keep Bakersfield Beautiful Mr. Paul Yanez, was voted in as the Ward 7 representative for the Keep Bakersfield Beautiful Committee.  Paul is a long time resident of  Ward 7 and volunteered to take the spot I vacated when took […]