In 4 days, trio of Mission Viejo City Council members may get the boot

Info The Mission Viejo City Council has five seats. Three members might be forced to step down after a resident sued them for improperly extending ...

September 27, 2022
11:48 AM

Info The Mission Viejo City Council has five seats. Three members might be forced to step down after a resident sued them for improperly extending their term limits. Photo by Shutterstock. Three members of the Mission Viejo City Council may be removed by the end of September — unless the California Court of Appeal gets involved. Last month, a resident sued Councilmembers Wendy Bucknum, Greg Raths, and Ed Sachs for improperly extending their term limits. A judge ruled that the three had 30 days to file or get an appeal — or they would need to leave their posts.

Steve Chiotakis