Thursday, December 8, 2011
Send in the stenographers: City Council votes to appeal PRE's building permit
Something interesting did happen last night, though: PRE sent stenographers to record the proceedings. That in itself is not unusual; they've done it before. But what I did find interesting is that PRE didn't bother to send stenographers for the first attempt of city council to appeal the permit. Why didn't they send the stenographers for that meeting? Because obviously, they knew that no vote would be taken. And why was no vote taken? Because Councilor Katari Walsh invoked Rule 20. My, my, my..