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Pepperbelly’s, Fairfield to split cost of rehab plans

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From page A4 | March 05, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — Splitting the $12,600 cost of architectural plans to rehabilitate the Pepperbelly’s comedy club site with the property owner won City Council approval Tuesday after a resident said he’d prefer the money be spent to repair potholes on downtown streets.

“I just don’t feel we should be spending money toward that building.” Brian Thiemer said.

The city said sharing the cost of plans allows Fairfield to use the documents for business recruitment and that Fairfield is hiring a crew to fix potholes in the city.

Thiemer said after the unanimous council approval to spend $6,300 that the fate of the property is the owner’s responsibility.

“They should figure out what they want to do on their own dime,” he said.

Building owner David Wayne Mayhew has agreed to work with the city to market the structure, a city staff report states. He did not speak Tuesday and has declined to comment on the city sharing the cost of architectural plans.

Before the Jan. 25, 2013, fire, Pepperbelly’s was an anchor of downtown and provided regional name recognition that created revenue from outside Solano County, according to a city staff report.

The design of the property would allow for restaurants or retail in the 4,000-square-foot ground floor and expand the upstairs 4,000 square feet for entertainment.

Reach Ryan McCarthy at 427-6935 or rmccarthy@dailyrepublic.net.

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  • The MisterMarch 05, 2014 - 6:45 am

    It's so wonderful that Fairfield has so much extra taxpayer money to toss about. I'll bet unicorns phart Skittles in the utopia called Fairfield.

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  • SobreakitdownformeMarch 05, 2014 - 3:02 pm

    Does this mean Fairfield city council is giving money to all businesses in Fairfield. Whats fair for one is fair for all! Or did Fairfield take an ownership/equity of pepperbelly, in which the citizens should see some royalty checks coming in our mailbox every month. $6500 isnt much but couldnt the money have been better spent like curbing crime at the infamous parkway garden or fixing potholes.

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