2012 Energy Code Fails

Tonight the Flagstaff City Council voted against the adoption of the 2012 Energy Code after hearing hours of testimony from Flagstaff residents and business’s largely opposed to the adoption of […]

Mandating bad investments

In my last blog I pointed out that the return on investment for a homeowner in Flagstaff if the energy code passes this Tuesday is poor to say the least. […]

Energy Code and Home Affordability

Energy Code and Home Affordability by Flagstaff City Councilman Jeff Oravits On Tuesday, July 2, 6:00PM at City Hall, Council will be voting to adopt the 2012 International Energy Code. […]

Council vote made homes less affordable:

A letter in today’s paper. Final vote is July 2, 6:00PM at City Hall. http://azdailysun.com/news/opinion/mailbag/article_50170ffa-8f37-5aac-ba2c-e906623acf54.html To the editor: Citizens of Flagstaff, your city council just voted to increase the cost […]

June 11 City Council Work Session

Council Work Session, June 11, 2013 No votes just discussion and some direction on the following issues: 1. Legislative Update. Some bills that have been passed that benefit Flagstaff. HB […]

How I Voted June 4, 2013.

How I voted tonight. Council Meeting, June 4, 2013. 6PM Meeting: ITEM 14A. Observatory Mesa Grant. I votes YES on a resolution allowing staff to apply for a grant from […]

Energy Code & Housing Costs

Keeping costs down has been a mission for me not only as a businessman but as a Flagstaff City Councilman. The cost of living in Flagstaff is an issue many […]

May 28th Council Work-session

Tuesday May 28th Council Work-session. No votes at last nights Council Work-session, just presentations and direction on a couple issues. Tune in tomorrow to FlagMornings on 93.5FM or online. I’ll […]

How I voted tonight, 5/21/2013

How I voted tonight. ITEM 9B. I voted YES on a renewal of the lease agreement between the City of Flagstaff and the East Flagstaff Community Library. ITEM 10A and […]

Upcoming This Week, 5/20/2013

Monday 5/20, 4PM, City Hall. Special Council Meeting on changing the Zoning Map Amendment Process. The Council is working through the current zoning process trying to streamline the process of […]

How I Voted, May 7, 2013

Here’s how I voted at tonight’s Flagstaff City Council Meeting. ITEM 4A I Voted YES. Approval of past minutes. (passed 7-0) I voted yes to the amended minutes to note […]

Open Commission Seats

There are currently openings in the following commissions. Council will be appointing new commissioners at next Tuesdays meeting. Disability awareness (2) Sustainability (2) Open Spaces (1) Applications at http://www.flagstaff.az.gov/index.aspx?nid=1883 I’d […]