by Jack Van Dien

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March 7, 2013
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Attending county commission meetings

Several years ago I wrote a letter to this newspaper suggesting residents seeking entertainment need look no further than the bi-monthly Douglas County Board of Commissioners meetings. It bears repeating. Some meetings are better than others. Commission faces change but the entertainment value does not. Meetings are usually not well attended. A pity, as folks are missing out.

Entertainment at commission meetings lies in listening to our elected commissioners struggling to resolve a problem before them while trying hard not to offend their core constituencies, their own best interests, the fewest members of the public, the occasional special interests, then …

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The Record Courier Updated Mar 7, 2013 07:39PM Published Mar 7, 2013 07:38PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.