Riverside Supervisor Proposes Overhaul of County Endorsement Process After Gas Tax ‘Endorsement’ Takes Him by Surprise

Riverside County Supervisor Kevin Jeffries was surprised last month when he learned that his board had ‘endorsed’ Senate Bill 1, which would raise gasoline taxes to pay for transportation infrastructure improvements. Jeffries had never voted to endorse such a tax. To his recollection, the board hadn’t either.

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Finance

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 06:59

Local governments across California are bracing for a more costly future thanks to mounting retirement obligations, and their residents are apt to experience cuts to local services on par with the