Truth be told, Savage and the supes
really deserve each other.
That's because the supes
are subject to the state's Brown Act, which requires elected officials' meetings to be open to the public.
But I was overcome when he called me `Big Supes
,' a term he normally reserves for himself and other superstars.
That's why some supes
say we need a county mayor, someone who has the power to take charge of county government -- because they won't.
But Vargas was smart enough to let the Board of Supes
down gently and not say what she really thought about the job.
If the supes
really want to create a process for accountability, rather than simply create another job for one of them once term limits force the current lot out, they have the perfect opportunity to do so -- right now.
If the county's supes
continue to shirk their duties, this could become a real threat.
On Tuesday, the supes
approved a $200,000 study to examine the various options for what form their reconstructed HQ would take.
The county's emergency medical director, Carol Meyer, asked the supes
to raise the assessment levied on property by 3.