In a nutshell, when Parrish took over, he hired two retired supervisors from the Assessor’s Office, Lopez and Bales, to come back to work to help him identify problems within his new office, and get his office in order. Continue reading
Orange County Assessor Webster Guillory, who once proposed using inspectors to peep into backyards to see if a homeowner had installed a pool or made an improvement to a house that wasn’t coming up on its assessment, has been sued by one of his opponents. Guillory, 70, is running for re-election to the Assessor’s office that he’s held since 1998.
Guillory is one of the rare Democrats in Orange County government. Continue reading