No one is begrudging new Mayor Javier Gonzales an office remodel — that is, of course, if he doesn’t spend too much.
However, at first taxpayers couldn’t judge if the mayor was going over the top with fixes in his city office. Rather than tell reporter Daniel J. Chacón how much the new office floor cost, the city directed him to file an Inspection of Public Records request instead. After a few hours reflection, city officials released the numbers. Good call. So far, the city has spent $2,154 on a laminate floor, $2,879 (on sale) for a Kendall sofa and $965 for a table — all from locally owned businesses.
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