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>>LiveTweeting from San Leandro: Mayor Santos sporting a tan corduroy blazer with elbow patches. Looks like Ron Burgundy
>>New guidelines for council endorsements may again scuttle Measure M backing.
>>Council Craziness: group poking holes against supporting Measure M on process, then vote to approve new guidelines, 7-0.
>>San Leandro City Council votes to unanimously support Measure M, the $50 million school sports facilities bond.
>>San Leandro City Council unanimously approves a 45-day moratorium on zoning for pot w/o discussion, although some members have the munchies
>>Councilmembers Prola, Souza & Stephens all chomping away on snacks during the mtg, one popped a soda can. Gregory making a run to 7-Eleven?
>>Vice Mayor Ursula Reed calls for the city to hire a grant writer to be funded by grants.
>>After igniting controversy over council guidelines over endorsements, Starosciak thanks staff for even looser rules than she advocated. ???