One part of CSAC’s mission is to provide our membership with as much information and knowledge as possible surrounding county government. While we have traditionally done so through our major meeting workshops, policy committee meetings and the New Supervisors Institute, CSAC launched a new endeavor just 16 months ago: The CSAC Institute for Excellence in [...]
The state’s effort to negotiate a new Section 1115 Medicaid waiver grinds on with dual hearings on identical bills next week.
We received an interesting comment last night to our June 9th posting, “One Vote… Just One Single Vote.” It came from Sierra County supervisorial candidate Karen Rickman. She pointed out that Sierra County completed its manual tally of the ballots and the 5th District race officially ended in a tie. The Elections Code states, “In [...]
If our counties have been wondering what their portion of the Williamson Act subvention allocation is going to be for 2009-10, their wait is over. Sent yesterday by the State Controller’s Office, the checks are in the mail. But don’t hold your breath; 22 counties and three cities are receiving checks for under $10.00, six [...]
The State Controller’s Office has posted a list of what can and cannot be paid without a state budget.