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chick

the young of a bird, esp of a domestic fowl
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Councilman Jack Weiss, who chairs the City Council's Information Technology Committee and also has endorsed Villaraigosa for mayor, said he was pleased with the Chick findings that confirmed many of his concerns.
In another audit blasting city contracting practices, Controller Laura Chick released a report Thursday that said the board overseeing $1 billion in public works projects is ``AWOL'' in ensuring the public's interests are protected.
Suddenly, one of the students cried ``Susie's hatching,'' prompting a rush to peek into the incubator at the fifth chick.
On Thursday, City Controller Laura Chick accused Delgadillo of trying to prevent her office from investigating why the city's bills for outside lawyers grew from $14 million to nearly $30 million between 1999 and 2003.
With Controller Laura Chick announcing last week that she wants to oversee a management audit of the school system, the district will learn that the pit bull of City Hall will not be easily put off.
Inadequate oversight of city parking lots near Olvera Street has created an ``environment that is ripe for abuse'' and raises questions about other municipal lots, Controller Laura Chick said in an audit released Wednesday.
The researchers took newly laid quail and chick eggs and cut windows into their shells.
While school officials have said they welcome working with Chick, they have questioned whether her audit is needed because several audits already have been conducted and others are planned.
Maxwell, project manager for Turner, said nesting boxes were built after the chick was discovered to encourage its parents and other barn owls to nest there rather than in their project.
THE audit of contracting processes at the city's Information Technology Agency, released Tuesday by City Controller Laura Chick, wasn't a surprise to anyone who observes City Hall.
And though he cautions against jumping to conclusions from his chick studies, he adds, "If it were my wife, I certainly wouldn't let her use a jackhammer.