Council Begins Changes to Water System and Truck Stop Project

At Tuesday’s meeting, the Dixon City Council agreed to and early end to the contract with Severn Trent Services (STS) for operating the city’s water system. The contract was sign in 2014 after Dixon terminated the Joint Powers Agreement with … Continue reading

Major Development Proposal for Dixon’s NE Quadrant

Mixes use would include “Business Incubator”; High Tech Labs; Hotel; Civic Center, School, Mixed Housing Questions raised about population growth, secrecy. Dixon could become a major player in the burgeoning Tech industry if a project comes to fruition which was … Continue reading

Bids for Dixon City Legal Notices Expose Scanal

Before each fiscal year, which begins on July 1, cities with more than one Newspaper of General Circulation are required to seek bids for publishing that city’s legal notices. As is its habit, the City of Dixon was considerably late … Continue reading

“Movie Studio” Promoter Carissa Carpenter Jailed for Violating Release Terms

Carissa Carpenter, of Morningview and other companies she headed in an attempt to open movie studios outside of Hollywood, appeared before Judge Kendall J. Newman on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 for a hearing to revoke her ability to remain out … Continue reading

Dixon City Attorney Violated California Campaign Finance Laws; Failed to File Reports on Time and Accepted Contributions Beyond Legal Limits

An audit by the California Franchise Tax Board found Dixon City Attorney Doug White – serving as the Treasurer for a campaign for State Assemblyman Adam Gray – committed four violations of the California Government Code regarding political campaign finances. … Continue reading