City Council Unanimously Supports Making Permanent the “Business License Local Opportunity” Program

At Tuesday’s regular City Council Meeting (June 12) the Dixon City Council voted unanimously to extend the waiver of business license fees for local residents during the first year a new business in formed. The program was the brain-child of … Continue reading

California Attorney General Throws Out Challenge to Minnema Election

City Manager & Attorney Spent over $20K to Overturn Election AG Calls City Case “scant, ambiguous, circumstantial and largely unsworn evidence” The Office of the California Attorney General has issued an official decision throwing out the effort by the City … Continue reading

City Council Calls Rush Meeting to Approve Pot Shops

The Dixon City Council has called a rush Special Meeting set for Tuesday, November 7 in order to vote on two ordinances approving “Development Agreements” with two proposed Marijuana Dispensaries. The vote would be the first of two votes required … Continue reading

Dixon City Council Chooses to Spend $140 Grand on Retaliation, Not Needed Improvements

During a closed meeting of the Dixon City Council last Tuesday, June 27, a majority chose to continue spending tens of thousands of dollars to defend the political retaliation against Dixon’s Independent Voice (IV), rather than seek a fair settlement … Continue reading

Environmental Group Duped Into Award to Dixon Waste Water Plant, Mislead by City & Stantec

The City of Dixon is touting an award it received from Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) for the controversial wastewater plant – but ISI was not aware of the controversy at the time. The award was based on an application … Continue reading

Councilman Devon Minnema Presents 20/20 Plan to Bolster Dixon Economy

While most every political candidate offers a platform with ideas and promises if they get elected – which are often forgotten and unfulfilled once in office – Dixon City Councilman Devon Minnema has taken a unique tack this week. On … Continue reading