Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Commish Ann Murguia: Fast Food Lunch Lady
Here's a serving subsidy, talk of conflict and some horrible lunchtime fare for students thanks to deregulation:
KC Biz Journal: WyCo fast food proposal may get healthy helping of incentives
(KCK Commish Ann) Murguia, who is also the paid executive director of a nonprofit community development corporation called the Argentine Neighborhood Development Association, has been criticized by Mayor Mark Holland in the past for alleged conflicts of interest in seeking UG funds for projects ANDA was involved in.
But Murguia, who recused herself from Monday’s committee discussion about the fast-food project, said no UG ethics review has ever resulted in a conflict finding against her. In addition, she noted, her agency’s only financial tie to ABC’s fast-food development would be ANDA’s donation of the federal grant money it secured for the project.
You decide . . .