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Solo Cup Redevelopment Opponents Demand Information

Group files public information act request seeking emails, texts and other records from Council Chairwoman Vicki Almond and her staff.

A group opposed to the redevelopment of Solo Cup is demanding that Councilwoman Vicki Almond turn over records related to her efforts on behalf of Greenberg Gibbons, the developer of the project.

The three-page letter filed Tuesday by Say No to Solo Cup requests emails, instant messages and other documents from Almond and her staff as it relates to Greeenberg Gibbons and its lawyers, including former County Executive Jim Smith. Most of the documents requested relate to Almond's travel to Las Vegas to attend the International Council of Shopping Centers conference.

Almond is scheduled next week to announce a zoning decision that could lead to a redevelopment of the Owings Mills property. Greenberg Gibbons plan to build Foundry Row, a shopping center complex that would include a Wegmans grocery store.

Supik declined to discuss the request.

"It wasn't meant to become public to begin with," said Supik, who is part of the group Say No to Solo Cup.

"These are not accusations, these are questions," said Supik. "We're concerned about the integrity of the process and hope that Councilwoman Almond and the County Council will release the information and reassure the public."

Almond was not immediately available for comment.

The letter filed with Almond and the council seeks the documents prior to August 28, when the final zoning decision on the Solo Cup property is scheduled to be announced.

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FIFA August 23, 2012 at 12:17 AM
Buzz, your problem should be with Buck. Although Steve speaks things you disagree with, Buck is a self admitted tax fraud. He believes that the federal income tax is illegal and thus evades it. Which is a felony. Be careful who you sleep with Buzz.
Buck Harmon August 23, 2012 at 01:31 AM
O FIFA, Fifa, fifa...The original Patch Pigeon, lies through is beak while poopin up the Patch with unfounded statements created from his tiny pigeon mind. Buzz has been on to your very non productive poo for a long time. I'll give you one last chance to prove that this comment is not a lie brfore shutting you down. Provide us with either the statement that I made about cheating on any tax or evading anything, including your lame comments. Or provide us with the statute that gives the government legal authority to take personal property without your permission. You have failed miserable 9 times now by spewing the same lame lie. Provide some proof or remain the PP goof...you tell a lot of lies, no wonder you cower at using a real name.
Buck Harmon August 23, 2012 at 01:35 AM
I also heard from a very reliable source that you were a Nixon lover...".little Dick."..
Bryan P. Sears August 23, 2012 at 12:41 PM
More this morning from Owings Mills Patch Local Editor Marc Shapiro on the lack of transparency when it comes to who is funding the "Say No to Solo Cup" opposition group. http://owingsmills.patch.com/articles/the-mysterious-funding-of-say-no-to-solo
Steve August 23, 2012 at 02:24 PM
"Or provide us with the statute that gives the government legal authority to take personal property without your permission." More of that Sovereign Citizen BS. How are your fellow Sovereign Citizens making out down in LA after they ambushed the 4 Cops?

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