DOWNEY - The Downey City Council renewed its contract with The Downey Patriot newspaper Tuesday for the publication of legal notices.The Patriot was deemed the "lowest responsible bidder" after the city reviewed bids from the Patriot, Long Beach Press-Telegram and Herald-American. According to a staff report, the Patriot offered the lowest bid for both legal and display advertising. The Patriot's column widths are also wider than the other newspapers. The city of Downey uses legal notices to announce public hearings, summary ordinances, project bids and more.
********** Published: March 15, 2012 - Volume 10 - Issue 48