3 Council Colleagues Blow Off Special Meeting to Probe $160 mil Giveaway to Hotel Developer
About 75 residents and community activists showed up, but with no quorum to reverse, postpone or at least discuss the sweetheart deal for the GardenWalk hotel partnership, it is scheduled to go into effect today.
In fact, he noted that Sidhu was said to have undergone back surgery that day.
It's unclear whether Sidhu injured his back lugging the $6,800 in campaign cash GardenWalk hotel developers William O'Connell and Ajesh Patel arranged to have businesses give the councilman before the tax subsidy vote.
More on the deal and the events that led to last night's protest here: