Commissioner Maury Blumberg had 16 years to address problems and fine-tune the Margate Master plan. So says former Margate Mayor, Vaughn Reale during his appearance on WPG Harry Hurley Radio, May 3, 2023.
Listen to some clips:
Full audio interview will be posted here.
Blumberg is vulnerable. 16 years in office. He played role in parking problems, out of control building, loss of character, controversial road diet, etc.Former Margate Mayor Vaughn Reale
Former Margate Mayor Vaughn Reale discussed:
- Lack of live video streaming of municipal meetings
- Inconvenient (4p) meeting times
- Anything goes development
- Decline in public parking spots
- Margate Master Plan needs a tune-up.
- Road Diet
Margate Planning Board has builders, real estate execs, allies. Master Plan needs to be re-worked. Give less variances. Big boxes with decks replaced Margate’s charming homes. Loss of character. Size of buildings. Numbers of bedrooms. Choking local business. Margate needs change. Listen to Former Margate Mayor, Vaughn Reale.
Blumberg is a punk, never available to answer questions.Harry Hurley WPG Radio. 5.3.23
70% of Margate tax base are second homeowners with no voting rights.