I’ve always thought of myself as pretty tech-savvy. I was an early (think: 5.25-inch floppy disks) user of computers, had an email address with AOL, a car with GPS and carried a Blackberry for business. I was always a little ahead of the curve, I thought.

While local city council election campaigns had been focusing on housing and commercial and civic development this past election, they were completely silent on the 3,500 acres of land adjacent to Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve that is up for grabs.