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May 22, 1990 | GEORGE FRANK and ROSE ELLEN O'CONNOR, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A civic activist has called on Orange County Dist. Atty. Michael R. Capizzi to investigate what she termed the "improper actions" of two planning commissioners who reportedly solicited campaign funds from representatives of some South County developers with projects pending before the commission.
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July 3, 1990 | ROSE ELLEN O'CONNOR and GEORGE FRANK, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A memo prepared in advance of a controversial dinner attended by Orange County Planning Commissioners Stephen A. Nordeck and Roger D. Slates billed the affair as a political fund-raiser at which expected contributions were to be "$1,000," a series of interviews revealed Monday. The memo, written by the campaign manager of former Assembly candidate Peter von Elten, reportedly outlined several forthcoming "fund-raisers" on the candidate's behalf.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 3, 1990 | ROSE ELLEN O'CONNOR and GEORGE FRANK, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A memo prepared in advance of a controversial dinner attended by Orange County Planning Commissioners Stephen A. Nordeck and Roger D. Slates billed the affair as a political fund-raiser at which expected contributions were to be "$1,000," a series of interviews revealed Monday. The memo, written by the campaign manager of former Assembly candidate Peter von Elten, reportedly outlined several forthcoming "fund-raisers" on the candidate's behalf.
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June 16, 1990 | GEORGE FRANK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a written statement made public Friday, Orange County Planning Commissioner Roger D. Slates acknowledged that he attended a political dinner last month where he "did briefly express my support" for an Assembly candidate, but he sternly denied that he solicited any campaign contributions. Slates' June 5 letter, requested by Supervisor Harriett M. Wieder, stands as his first comment about the dinner, which several participants say that he and Planning Commission Chairman Stephen A.
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June 16, 1990 | GEORGE FRANK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a written statement made public Friday, Orange County Planning Commissioner Roger D. Slates acknowledged that he attended a political dinner last month where he "did briefly express my support" for an Assembly candidate, but he sternly denied that he solicited any campaign contributions. Slates' June 5 letter, requested by Supervisor Harriett M. Wieder, stands as his first comment about the dinner, which several participants say that he and Planning Commission Chairman Stephen A.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 11, 1991
Stephen A. Nordeck has been reelected by his colleagues on the County Planning Commission to serve as chairman for another year. Commissioner Roger Slates was selected as the vice chairman. Nordeck represents the 3rd Supervisorial District in the county, which includes Trabuco Canyon and other southeastern parts of the county. He was chosen for a second term as chairman, Slates said, "because the Trabuco-foothills area still needs so much work."
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October 31, 1990
A majority of the County Planning Commission on Tuesday gave preliminary approval for a new development on the coastal property known as Smithcliffs despite protests from environmentalists and area residents. In a straw vote, three of the five commissioners said they favor the project, which includes plans for 26 homes on a 10-acre parcel. However, there was disagreement about which version of the project should be approved.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 9, 1990
Orange County's own planning consultant has warned that more of a buffer is needed to protect deer and other wildlife at a massive housing development planned near a creek-bed canyon east of Mission Viejo. Orange County planning has been under a microscope in recent months for everything from heavy-handed politicking to shoddy planning.
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October 11, 1989 | STEVEN R. CHURM
A decision on a proposal to build a major church complex with a 4,800-seat sanctuary in the foothills near Trabuco Canyon was postponed Tuesday by the Orange County Planning Commission. Commissioner Stephen A. Nordeck recommended that action on the $55-million project be delayed until Oct. 24 to give the Saddleback Community Church and the county an opportunity to discuss alternatives to the current proposal.
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May 23, 1990
Orange County's hottest Assembly primary took a disappointing turn last week when one of the candidates benefited from a campaign event staged by members of the County Planning Commission. The event raised the disturbing specter of a conflict of interest when the commissioners included as guests representatives of projects that will require the panel's approval.
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May 22, 1990 | GEORGE FRANK and ROSE ELLEN O'CONNOR, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A civic activist has called on Orange County Dist. Atty. Michael R. Capizzi to investigate what she termed the "improper actions" of two planning commissioners who reportedly solicited campaign funds from representatives of some South County developers with projects pending before the commission.
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March 31, 1994 | LEN HALL
A city staff report issued this week recommends that the City Council sell a key downtown commercial complex to South County rancher Richard J. O'Neill and his partner, Stephen A. Nordeck, for $1.1 million. The report, which will be discussed during a public hearing at City Hall on Tuesday, indicates that O'Neill and Nordeck have agreed to make $686,550 in improvements to the block-long complex.
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October 18, 1989 | STEVEN R. CHURM
The county Planning Commission on Tuesday upheld an earlier recommendation against building a two-lane road in Trabuco Canyon that critics have warned would open hundreds of acres of rugged backcountry to intense development and traffic.
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