Sign the San Diego “Competition” Initiative

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If you think the city of San Diego should use competitive bidding in city departments to save taxpayer dollars, your help is needed. We are collecting more than 100,000 signatures to qualify the “Competition and Transparency in City Contracting” ballot measure for the November 2010 city elections. If you are a registered voter in the City of San Diego, please …

DeMaio Kicks Off Ballot Measure Campaign

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Heads up in case you can join us for the campaign launch Saturday morning…  If you can’t make it, please consider signing the ballot measure online at our new website: www.ReformSanDiego.com.   You also can share a brochure on the Initiative with friends: http://www.cleanupcityhall.com/uploaded/file/ReformSanDiego.pdf Thank you! -Carl DeMaio DeMaio and Volunteers Kick Off Signature Gathering Effort Measure Would Require Fair and Open Competitive …

DeMaio Releases Budget Forecast

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Councilmember Carl DeMaio released a budget forecast showing that the city cannot balance its budget even if it closed all libraries, eliminated all park and recreation programs, and imposed a Trash Tax of $60 million annually. At the City Council’s special meeting on the budget crisis today, DeMaio provided a powerpoint presentation depicting additional liabilities not included in the city’s official …