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Los Altos City Council – Daily Post Says Awkward – Packard vs. Sorensen

Written by lalahpolitico

LALAHPOLITO is wondering if the Packard-Sorensen affair is a scandal yet?  Conflict of interest concerns have gone from gray to black for us.

On June 12 — BEFORE the regular 7 pm council meeting where the 4 members voted to not approve the Sorensen project — the four held a closed-door session to probably discuss a letter received from Packards’ attorney Barton Heckman.  The letter suggested that the Sorensen project needed a full EIR ( Environmental Impact Report.)  Jerry Sorensen is quoted by the Daily Post as saying he though it was an attempt to intimidate the City Council. An attempt that a one thinks might  have made a difference.  It certainly looks bad for the 4 and worse for Packard.

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On June 12, Lalapolitico was curious what the 2 new potential litigation cases were.  Now we know one of them was Packard threatening an EIR




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Norma Schroder is an economics & market researcher by trade and ardent independent journalist, photographer and videographer by avocation. Enthralled by the growth of the tech industry over the decades, she became fascinated with the business of local politics only in the past several years.