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Alameda County court judge again rules in favor of Oak Grove developers

Original post made on Nov 14, 2008

Alameda County Superior Court Judge Frank Roesch ruled yesterday that Pleasanton City Manager Nelson Fialho must sign a develoment agreement that is part of the Oak Grove project even though a petition to seek cancellation of the development is still under Appealate Court review.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, November 14, 2008, 6:43 AM

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Posted by frank
a resident of Pleasanton Heights
on Nov 14, 2008 at 7:34 pm

A central reason for the Lin's filing this lawsuit is found in the court filings which argued for an expedited hearing. They apparently feared that Brozosky would win as well as the two incumbents, Sullivan and McGovern. Then, once the election was certified on or about December 2, the new council majority would vote to rescind the DA ordinance, since it was still not signed, the lack of signing persisting apparently in violation of law because the city attorney would not agree by his own volition to sign it despite best efforts by the Lin's attorneys to change his mind.

Since Brozosky lost, the whole thing has less importance. I will be very surprised if the council decides to appeal the judge's decision.

The Lin's are simply trying to secure some of the rights granted to them through a legal process after years of negotiation and compromise. The judge, who has no interest in Pleasanton politics, ruled that the law was in their favor.

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Posted by Frog
a resident of Vintage Hills
on Nov 16, 2008 at 6:54 am

Its' time for my friends the foxes, squirrels, mountain lions, butterfly's etc. to move.

The humans are coming.


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Posted by Person
a resident of Carlton Oaks
on Nov 17, 2008 at 10:34 pm

Dear Frog: May I suggest you join your friends if you don't like the humans? Or better yet,I heard the state of Ca just passed a proposition. The cage I'd like to put you in is bigger can move your legs and everything!

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Posted by Frog
a resident of Vintage Hills
on Nov 18, 2008 at 4:15 pm

Dear Person

We were here long before you were and we'll be here long after your wretched species is extinct. Ha ha ha ribet.

I got to go. A bulldozer just showed up.

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