“After a closed-door meeting, the Irvine City Council majority Tuesday night found that Mayor Sukhee Kang did not illegally leak details of a confidential discussion when he called a developer, FivePoint Communities CEO Emile Haddad, for clarification of a negotiation point,” according to the Voice of OC.
Irvine Council Members Jeff Lalloway and Steven Choi “continued to call for an independent investigation of the incident.”
Who is Haddad? He is the “the developer who bought the El Toro Marine Corps Air Station – and he is offering to build Orange County Great Park for Irvine, getting the endangered public project done – faster than expected and with a new focus around sports,” according to the O.C. Register. Continue reading