Lompoc city manager highlights tax revenue, new business during state of city address _ local news _ lompocrecord. com

During a mostly upbeat State of the City address Thursday afternoon, Lompoc City Manager Patrick Wiemiller shared some positive economic indicators from the past year, looked ahead to several new businesses and city programs set to get underway and revealed a spirited impression of President Donald Trump.

The nearly hourlong presentation, which also included comments from Lompoc Mayor Bob Lingl, took place in the main ballroom at the Dick DeWees Community and Senior Center. Venice gourmet pizza caloundra menu About 160 people attended the event, which doubled as a luncheon for the Lompoc Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau.

Buellton, he noted, has four times the sales tax per capita as Lompoc, and cities like Solvang and Pismo Beach are at 20 times and 38 times, respectively, the TOT per capita as Lompoc. Venice pizza ridgefield menu He went on to point out that Lompoc and Guadalupe, the two Santa Barbara County cities not in the Highway 101 corridor, are doing worse in tax income than the six other cities that are.

“So even when we have home run years like this past year, we have a long way to go,” he said. Venice pizza ridgefield ct “It shows that when decisions are made, like the placement of the alignment of a freeway, the financial impacts can last decades.”

• A new Starbucks located at 404 E. Venice pizza menu san diego Ocean Ave., where Jalama Beach Cafe once was. Venice pizza and pasta hastings “I’m gonna need your help in increasing all of our caffeine intake,” Wiemiller said. Venice pizza hastings menu “I believe there’s enough business to support another Starbucks without diminishing the success of South Side Coffee. Pizza hut venice fl So please support both.”

• A new laundromat called The Laundry Room at the old Jetty building off West Ocean Avenue.

• A remodel and expansion of Conserv Fuel, located at East Ocean Avenue and North A Street.

• Blaze Pizza, planned to be located near Panda Express, Chipotle and The Habit.

• Pizza Hut and Wing Street, planned for West Central Avenue near Wal-Mart.

Wiemiller also discussed accomplishments and future plans for each of the city departments. Venice pizza fleming island These included plans for the Lompoc Police Department, which now has computers and dashcams in each vehicle, to continue being involved in community events, and for improvements at several area parks.

“Or as my friend in Washington, D.C., would say: ‘It was a huuuge success; none better,’” he said while raising his voice and mixing in Trump’s common hand gestures, an impression that drew laughter from the audience.

Wiemiller also thanked members of the community for conserving water in 2016. Venice pizza narrandera menu According to city data, the city’s residential water usage from May through November last year was 63.6 gallons per capita per day. Venice pizza eckington menu Wiemiller noted that compares favorably to other neighboring communities.

Mayor Lingl opened the event by sharing some stories of rescues and other well-performed tasks by the Lompoc police and fire departments, as well as good deeds and grassroots efforts taken on by local residents.

“Lompoc is a city full of people that genuinely care about this community, genuinely care about their neighbors and genuinely care about everyone that’s in this community,” he said. Venice pizza eckington number “You always go out of your way to help your neighbors, and even strangers.”

“You are all doing great things for this community,” he said. Venice pizza elkridge menu “Please continue your efforts, and be patient with us as we continue to overcome the financial challenges that abound. Venice italy pizza restaurants We have a lot of work ahead of us, and it’s not going to be easy, but it is going to be good.”

Thursday’s State of the City address will be replayed in full on local cable access station TAP TV beginning Monday.

The replays will air on Comcast Channel 23 at 5 p.m. Venice italian eatery pizza pitman nj Monday, 8 p.m. Venice pizza erin menu Wednesday, 7 p.m. Venice pizza erin ontario Thursday and 10 p.m. Venice pizzeria yorkville Saturday. Pizza hut in venice ca It will be streamed at those same times on the Channel 23 link at www.cityoflompoc.com/taptv.

The replay should also be available for on-demand viewing on the city’s website, cityoflompoc.com, by the end of the day Monday.

Hope you’re surviving the deluge. Pizza delivery in venice ca We recorded Thursday’s address for replay. Venice pizza surrey bc It will air on Comcast channel 23 using the following schedule…

It will stream on the channel 23 link of our website, www.cityoflompoc.com/taptv using the same schedule. Venice pizzeria chesapeake va It should also be available for VOD viewing on the City web page by end of day Monday.

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