Cypress City Council

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At its regular meeting on the evening of Monday, November 22, the Cypress City Council discussed a proposed organic waste recycling program to be administered through Valley Vista of Orange County (VVS), the City’s contracted waste hauler. George Briggeman, a representative of VVS, was in the Chamber audience but did …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for August 22 through August 28 include closure of the I-5, the High-Speed Rail, and a new Cypress City Councilman. Top Ten Stories for August 22 through August 28 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Full …continue reading

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The item that looms largest on the agenda for the Cypress City Council on Monday, January 11, is approving pandemic support initiatives that will help small businesses and non-profits within the City’s boundaries with direct monetary funding. The four programs, to be administered by City Manager Pete Grant, are: the …continue reading

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The City of Cypress recently created a $750,000 Cypress Small Business Resiliency Grant Program to provide $5,000 grants to 150 businesses most vulnerable to COVID-19 impacts, specifically businesses that have been forced to temporarily close or limit operations as a result of the pandemic. Grant applications will be available online …continue reading

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The Cypress City Council listened to extended presentations from staff, Duke Realty, and Amazon. They listened to many, many people during the public comment segment of the public hearing for the Conditional Use Permit — although not as many as I expected. In fact, I voiced my approval. However, Councilmember-elect …continue reading