As a result of the glitch, the blue-ribbon
panel extended the comment deadline from Oct.
Parks, who was chief of police when the Rampart scandal began, has refused to cooperate with the blue-ribbon
panel's inquiry but nonetheless voted Monday to allow the group to proceed.
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During a kickoff event Friday at the Palmdale Youth Library, the group announced the lineup for the Cherish the Child campaign, the sixth annual blue-ribbon
event, but the first arranged by all three organizations.
She also cited the establishment of a blue-ribbon
committee chaired by Bill Ouchi, dean of the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles, which will explore ways to reform the district's budget system.
The commission also began formation of a blue-ribbon
committee to find a permanent replacement for Katherine Mader, who, citing frustration over battles with police officials, resigned as inspector general in September.
Horton also ignored his own commitment to bond program oversight by attempting to bypass a Blue-Ribbon
Citizens Oversight Committee appointed to oversee bond expenditures.