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Dana Point City Council Refuses Open Bidding for Legal Contract

There appears to be a great difference of opinion on the city council concerning the city of Dana Point’s contract for legal services currently provided by city attorney Patrick Muñoz. Three council members are satisfied with his legal services and do not want to allow competitive bidding. Two council members and the Financial Review Committee

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News, Politics

Dana Point City Council Elections to Change Dramatically

It looks like Dana Point will move from “at-large” city council elections to five individual electoral districts. Despite the fact that a demographer hired by the city, National Demographics Corporation, said districting will not help any minority populations become a majority in any one district, from the city council meeting on March 6, 2018, it

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Opinion

Cronyism and Corruption in Dana Point

Shielding current city attorney Patrick Muñoz from any scrutiny or accountability, on February 20th 2018 city council members Joe Muller, Richard Viczorek and John Tomlinson voted, in public, on the record, to not seek competitive bids for legal services to the city of Dana Point. Lawyer Patrick Muñoz, through his law firm, Rutan & Tucker,

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