Bank Moves On BBQ Biz Associated With Jacksonville Councilor – Florida Politics
Bank moves on BBQ biz associated with Jacksonville councilor – Florida Politics
Last week, Ameris Bank moved for a Summary Judgment against KJB Specialties, one of the troubled businesses associated with Councilwoman Katrina Brown (a member of the council’s Finance Committee.)
Back in 2007, KJB Specialties borrowed $50,000 from Ameris Bank. Payments were made as agreed until March 2015, during the time when Councilwoman Brown was running for office.
Brown, running as one of Corrine Brown‘s “quick picks” against an experienced political veteran in Pat Lockett-Felder, scored a victory some would have called an upset in the May 2015 election.
However, as the councilwoman’s electoral and political fortunes rose, KJB went AWOL on …