With no solid answers on:
a. how the streetcar project will effect traffic on Katella Avenue
b. if the operating costs will affect the general fund
c. how the project will be ultimately paid for
The council majority and Lorri Galloway voted to pay $9.6 million to Steve Lodge's company Hill International for environmental studies and project development. Steve Lodge, who's wife just happens to be good friend with council member Kris murray, will get over $90,000 for brokering the deal.
It certainly pays to be friends with corrupt council member Kris Murray.