Seeking Efficiency, Supes Add Another Layer of Bureaucracy
By a 4-1 vote, the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved creation of a new Community Development Agency. Supervisors John Knight, Jack Sweeney, Ron Briggs and Norma Santiago accepted Chief Administrative Officer Terri Daly’s full recommendation for restructuring the three county departments most involved in planning and development issues.
Supervisor Ray Nutting said he favored some but not all of Daly’s proposal and timeline for implementation but eventually voted no to the whole package.
Effective following adoption of the Dec. 5 board resolution, the new structure will combine the Development Services Department, Environmental Management Department and the Department of Transportation as an “integrated/consolidated Community Development Agency.” ...