Irvine voters are plainly fed up with (unelected) Mayor Christina Shea and (unelected) Councilman Michael Carroll and their developer-controlled Council majority. These angry voters are now employing the tools of direct democracy to put things back on track in Irvine.
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After Shea’s latest scheme with FivePoint was caught on video — with the Mayor telling a group of homeowners about her plans to put forward a completely different site as a “diversion tactic” and offer an unprecedented “99-year lease” of the City-owned ARDA site to a commercial developer” — we asked our readers this question: “Do you approve or disapprove of Mayor Shea’s handling of the Veterans Cemetery issue?