Register coverage: Nelson is consensus choice for supervisors’ chair.
Voice of OC coverage: Shawn Nelson Elected Chairman of OC Supervisors.
The nonsense described in this post, Supervisors Taking Issue With OCTA Board Majority, from Thursday’s union-funded Voice of OC suggests it’s time to expand on an idea we’ve offered in here before — the 17-member Orange County Transportation Authority Board ought to be ELECTED.
Adam Elmahrek’s piece well details the infighting, professional immaturity and malfeasance that’s developed on this too large Board of Directors that’s responsible for the OCTA and its $1.1 billion budget. This Board could easily be downsized to a more effective group at least half its current size, say seven or nine people. The non-voting Caltrans representative can be eliminated as worthless. Continue reading→
The Orange County Board of Supervisors is going to have to pick someone to replace the current Orange County Clerk-Recorder, Tom Daly, as he won in the 69th Assembly District’s General Election, on Nov. 6. Daly is now going to be representing the most Latino Assembly District in Orange County.
So who should replace Daly? Vote in our poll (above) and let us know what you think! Continue reading→