THE ISSUE: The Huntington Beach City Council this month will consider
authorizing a request for $16 million in low-interest loans.
Some thoughts come to mind regarding the money to be provided the Robert
Mayer Corp. for the Waterfront Hilton expansion ("City will consider
Waterfront Hilton expansion funding," Jan. 27):
1.) Why does the city have to give anything to the developer?
2.) If this is the only way the project will proceed and thus provide