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Laurie Gooch, San Clemente
With the Transportation Corridor Agencies’ (TCA) ineffective and ill-considered proposals to bring The Toll Roads through our town, it is unprincipled for the San Clemente Chamber of Commerce to have a TCA representative on its board and to desire to use TCA’s funds (earmarked to pay down the agencies’ mammoth debt) to support events in our town regardless of how noble the cause or iconic the event may be. The Chamber asks each of us to “Shop Downtown San Clemente” and to support our local businesses. I ask The Chamber to “Save San Clemente” and to help us defeat The Toll Roads.
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