From The Voice of OC:
Westminster officials, worried about possible damage to the city's water infrastructure, repeatedly rebuffed attempts by former Anaheim Mayor Curt Pringle's lobbying firm to obtain a permit for Los Angeles County-based Signal Hill Petroleum to do underground tests for oil deposits.
It wasn't for lack of trying on Pringle's part, said Westminster City Councilwoman Diana Carey.
Curt Pringle & Associates, which lists the oil company as a client on its website, has been “nothing if not dogged” in trying to persuade city officials the testing is a “great thing,” Carey said.
“We've turned them down several times,” Carey said. “They're just not giving up.”
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