Paul Canepa said he wished the animal commission could have presented its findings in a more timely manner. City Manager Kurt Wilson said there has been some reticence because of a pending lawsuit against the Stockton Animal Shelter.
Michael Tubbs said he attended a fundraiser for the shelter last week. It raised at least $155,000 for the shelter, according to an organizer. Tubbs also apologized for his “behavior” during public comment tonight, said sometimes it’s hard to “keep your cool” and said he would maintain proper “decorum” in the future.
Kathy Miller spoke of different events she has been attending, including a candidates forum over the weekend and Cinco de Mayo celebrations.
Dyane Burgos Medina on the Animal Shelter fundraiser. She said about 500 people attended “which is huge” for implementing improvements. She also urged people to volunteer to mentor foster children for one hour a week.
Mayor Anthony Silva thanked people for attending the Asparagus Festival.