Jim Dear

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Traffic, Smell Near Proposed Stadium Among Carson Residents’ Concerns

The proposed $1.7 billion Chargers-Raiders stadium in Carson would be build on top of a half-century-old landfill and close to the 405 Freeway, two things that have made some residents uneasy with the idea.

02/20/2015

Mayor Jim Dear of Carson

Carson Mayor Insists He Wasn’t Trying To Get A Street Named In His Honor

Critics of Carson Mayor Jim Dear say he is on a shameless hunt for self promotion by suggesting a street in the town be named agter him.

09/23/2011

Mayor Jim Dear of Carson

Carson Mayor Stalled In Bid To Have Street Named After Himself

The city’s mayor was under fire Thursday from critics who say his plan to name a street after himself is nothing more than shameless self-promotion.

CBS Los Angeles–09/22/2011