Sacramento says: “L-NO” The Neighborhood Associations have spoken-Strong Mayor is Dead


By CityFella After six long years, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson’s quest  for more power (Strong Mayor) is over. Measure L, would have given the mayor executive authority over department heads and the city manager and the power to veto council decisions. Supporters for Measure L, raised over a million dollars vs an estimated 240 thousandContinue reading “Sacramento says: “L-NO” The Neighborhood Associations have spoken-Strong Mayor is Dead”

P is for Pannell : Sac’s Big Box Ordinance Repealed


bod·y lan·guage (Psychology) the nonverbal imparting of information by means of conscious or subconscious bodily gestures, posture, etc. Bonnie Parnell was angry at last night’s City Council meeting.  The body language of the five term council member projected rage at times.  Her position was clear however her vote was curious. The council chambers was packed.Continue reading “P is for Pannell : Sac’s Big Box Ordinance Repealed”

The what’s that again file? ” Mayor Kevin Johnson is heading to North Carolina to campaign for Obama”


Perhaps our mayor is well known in North Carolina.   We have to imagine there will be a media frenzy when he steps off the plane.   Someone within the Obama administration said, after you call Bill call Kevin.  We need him to invigorate the party!   To drive our message home!  Perhaps we have all under estimated hisContinue reading “The what’s that again file? ” Mayor Kevin Johnson is heading to North Carolina to campaign for Obama””

Kevin Johnson’s 2012 re-election : Troubled waters ahead?


Who is the Mayor of Los Angeles? how bout Houston?   With the exception of  New York’s Mayor’s Michael Bloomberg few people out of their  communities cities limits know the mayor of a givin city. During a layover in Denver, I was talking to a stranger who asked where I was from, “Sacramento”  the man who wasContinue reading “Kevin Johnson’s 2012 re-election : Troubled waters ahead?”