Mayor John Renison asked in Spanish if she would like to meet with City Manager Richard Inman to work through her complaints.
She said "no thanks." She said she'll deal with the department in court.
Before that court date, she wanted the City Council to know about alleged violations by Building Department officials. She said at least two inspectors have illegal additions on their own homes.
She asked rhetorically, "You have to be an inspector to do whatever you want to do?"
Chief Building Official Bob Williams, one of those featured in the comic strip, released a statement this morning that read in part, "We treat everyone in this city equally and will continue to provide a high level of service to the city and to its citizens. We, of course, will continue to strive to improve our service to the community. I am very happy with my staff and their commitment to this department and to the city.
"Unfounded and erroneous statements made by the public will not deter my staff nor myself from doing the job that we are paid to do. We will, again, continue to do the best job that we can for this city."
After Tuesday's meeting, City Attorney Michael Rood said the Building Department employees that Galindo said were guilty of code violations have both received conditional- use permits for the work they've had done to their homes.
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