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Orange County Property Tax Auction set for March 21

PRESS RELEASE: February 22, 2018 TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR SHARI L. FREIDENRICH Property Tax Auction on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Orange County Treasurer Shari L. Freidenrich announced that the next tax auction is at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 21, in the Board of Supervisors Hearing Room at 333 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Building 10 in Santa Ana. “We currently have…

A pedestrian allegedly killed a bicyclist early this morning at the Santa Ana River Trail

A fight broke out early this morning, at around 4 a.m., between a pedestrian and a bicyclist at the Santa Ana Riverbed, that resulted in the death of a man, according to the O.C. Register. A pedestrian allegedly assaulted a bicyclist with a deadly weapon, according to the OC Sheriff.

The OCDA is suing three OC Fair contractors for not paying prevailing wages and taxes

Case # 30-2018-00974579-CU-BT-CJC Date: February 21, 2018 OCDA FILES CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWSUIT AGAINST COMPANIES THAT FAILED TO PAY OVER $200,000 IN PREVAILING WAGES AND TAXES ON OC FAIR PROJECT SANTA ANA, Calif. – Orange County District Attorney (OCDA) Tony Rackauckas filed a civil lawsuit yesterday, Feb. 20, 2018, against a family of companies and their…

Over 4,000 needles and more than 115.94 tons of waste were removed from the Santa Ana River Trail

Supervisor Todd Spitzer returned to the Santa Ana River Trail (SART) on February 20 to hand out warm breakfast sandwiches he purchased as County employees worked to connect individuals with services. Judge David O. Carter held a hearing in the field at the Santa Ana River Trail and lifted the temporary restraining order, allowing the…