Accusations Continue Over Downtown Plan

During the Citizens Forum at the October 8 Livermore City Council meeting, speakers addressed the Downtown Plan. Discussion of the proposed 130 housing units proposed for the downtown site was postponed to a date to be determined. Councilmen responded to speakers during the Forum and under Matters Initiated at the end of the meeting.

David Rounds noted, “The Council insisted that 130 units were required on the Lucky site. Three months later, Vice-mayor Woerner asked for evidence of the affordable obligation for the downtown project. Just last month, the City attorney stated that only 84 units were legally required. Shouldn’t Bob Woerner have known that number when he voted for 130 units nine months ago?

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