San Diego’s reputation for stealthy relationships between land developers and elected officials got a boost on Tuesday as the source for a leaked memo revealed himself.
At a hastily called press conference, City Councilman Chris Cate came clean, admitting to giving a confidential legal communication to proponents of a proposed Mission Valley development marketed under the name Soccer City.
The press release –sent by a public relations firm associated with the developers of Soccer City– made it seem like this disclosure was no big deal.
Except that it IS a big deal. [Read more…]