Author Archive for andrew.s..audet

COMMUNITY COMMENTARY: Stocks, Gaspar, Bond approve Cotton unearned extra paycheck

The next time taxpayers pony up property taxes they might reflect on paying City Manager Cotton’s reported pension costing taxpayers and earning Cotton $2.3 million over the next 20 years. In 2007, with the economy melting down, the council majority of Stocks and Bond awarded Cotton a near quarter-million-dollar contract with term 4.1 stipulating Cotton […]

COMMUNITY COMMENTARY: An open letter to Mayor Dan Dalager

Dear Mayor Dalager: Upon learning from a Union Tribune investigation that you had received a “darn near free” kitchen from a resident who had a dispute with the city, that you had failed to disclose receiving the appliances, and that you later voted in that person’s favor against the city, I and other Encinitas residents […]