December 17, 2019, Judge Mary Strobel of the Los Angeles Superior Court granted a preliminary injunction preventing the City of Garden Grove from illegally leasing the Willowick Property, currently a municipal golf course, to a for-profit developer until the City complies with the Surplus Land Act. The Willowick Property is a 102-acre greenfield owned by the City of Garden Grove but located in the City of Santa Ana. 

OCCORD Press Release.12-17-19.PDF

MEDIA:

https://abc7.com/realestate/garden-grove-golf-course-development-plans-spark-controversy/5763801/

https://voiceofoc.org/2019/12/judge-rules-garden-grove-cant-finalize-willowick-deal-with-developer-before-tighter-state-land-use-laws-take-effect/

https://voiceofoc.org/2019/12/garden-grove-facing-court-injunction-drops-discussion-on-proposed-willowick-deal-with-developer-for-now/

https://www.ocregister.com/2019/12/18/court-stops-garden-groves-willowick-development-deal-in-santa-ana/ 

ALSO SEE:

/blog/2019/11/voice-of-oc—-willowick-golf-course-sale-put-on-hold.shtml