Even with the outcome known we fight.

Yes one again the Equality Project is going to the Racine Ethics Board. You know that is filled with Mayor Dickert supporters known pals who work/worked on his campaign

ethics 2

Both  Link Murphy and Doug Nicholson sit on the Ethics Board the Chair is Mary Wyant who does legal work (or her firm does) for the person we are bring up on Ethics Mary Osterman for actions she took as she sat and still sets on the City of Racine Ethics board.

The action was filed on Thursday 2/7/2014  and other then this email:

Mr. Clingman,

I am in receipt of your Ethics Complaint which was filed on 2-6-2014 with the City Clerk’s Office.  You do not need to make copies for the members.  I will be forwarding your complaint to the Chairman and she will advise me of how she wishes this to be handled.

Thanks

Mind you I will be writing an Email to the char asking that she and Mr. Murphy and Nicholson recuse themselves from any thing to do with this since Oserman worked as well on Mayor Dickers Campaign and I will find it hard to think they can be unbiased

My guess is that they will not and I then will see what action I can take if only in the field of Public Opinion.  You know show the city of Racine how I feel the Mayor’s pals protect him.

After this was field with the City. Copies were also given to the Journal Times  WRJN and to my good friend The Mayor of the City of Racine.

My guess is even with the info we have the Ethics board will see nothing wrong.

I believe  folks in the City  of Racine,Racine County, and the State of Wisconsin may think that in Racine WI petty corruption rules the day.

This is Racine after all. You know the City takes down the Streetlights and the Mayor goes to Mexico on your dime. Does your ass hurt?

Working on getting the documents posted

 

Wait as part of this as you may know I asked for a list of documents that I should be able to receive via open records

The Email requesting the records

Good Morning

I am asking for the following Open Records:

1) A list of all Paid Sponsors of Belle City TV from 1/1/13 to 12/1/13 
and the amount charged
2) The amount of money charged to  Ms Mary Osterman for her sponsorship 
packages for "advertising" of her store Copasetic
    located in Racine WI.
3) Copies of any contracts or Emails between Belle City TV and Ms. 
Osterman from 5/1/13 and 12/1/13.
4) The name of the person clearing the Viacom synicated programing 
running on Belle City TV over the last month
5) a list of all Racine area producers  as of 1/3/13

I understand that a reasonable charge maybe incurred if so I need to be 
contacted prior . Note  PDF copies would be fine would be fine

Thank You

Wayne Clingman
Reporter
Wisconsin Daily Independent

C/O
236 Jones St
Racine WI
53404
262-632-5336

 

This was send 12/4/13

 

The last Email I revived from the city on my request

Subject: RE: Open Records/Belle City tv/CAR 25
Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2014 21:32:52 +0000
From: Letteney, Scott <Scott.Letteney@cityofracine.org>
To: wclingman@wi.rr.com<wclingman@wi.rr.com>
CC: Friedel, Thomas <Thomas.Friedel@cityofracine.org>, Johnson-Martin, Janice <Janice.Johnson-Martin@cityofracine.org>

Mr. Clingman,

 

        Thank you for your email.  We will have a cost estimate for you by early next week and the records will be available by the end of next week.

 

SRL

 

SCOTT R. LETTENEY

Deputy City Attorney

City of Racine, Wisconsin

 

PRIVILEGE AND CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE. This electronic transmission may contain work-product or information protected under the attorney-client privilege, both of which are protected from disclosure. This message is intended exclusively for the individual or entity to which it is addressed. If you are not the named addressee, you are not authorized to read, print, retain, copy, or disseminate this message or any part of it. If you have received this message in error, please notify the sender immediately by e-mail or telephone at 262-636-9115, and delete or destroy all copies of the message.  APPLICABILITY OF WISCONSIN PUBLIC RECORDS LAW. The City of Racine is subject to the Wisconsin Public Records law. Unless otherwise exempted from the public records law, senders and receivers of City of Racine e-mail should presume that e-mail is subject to release upon request, and is subject to state records retention requirements.To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.  Prefontaine

 

 

 

—–Original Message—–
From: wayne [mailto:wclingman@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Thursday, January 09, 2014 11:24 AM
To: Friedel, Thomas; Johnson-Martin, Janice; lori
Subject: Re: Open Records/Belle City tv/CAR 25

 

 

The information I was asking for was sent in on the 12/4/13 and other then being told there may be a delay in getting the information asked for. I have received nothing. What is the status of this request?

 

Thank you

 

Wayne Clingman

Reporter

Wisconsin Daily Independent

236 Jones St

Racine WI

53404

262-632-5336

 

 

 

 

 

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Note my Follow up to the City of Racine and the answer given and the dates

 

Its now 2/7/14

A letter to the D.A. about the lack of Records or cost for them is being written. If I can I will be asking for sanctions.

My question is what is the City trying to hide?

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