Action from GDPUD Board as Power Shifts
The newly constituted board of the Georgetown Divide Public Utility District hammered through a series of decisions at their Tuesday meeting that shifted control of the district into the hands of a voting bloc made up of Bonnie McLane, Kathy Otermat, and Maria Capraun.
Taking the lead in reordering things was board member Bonnie McLane who recommended switching the board meetings in April, May and June from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., which she said would invite more public participation. While some board members and those in the audience disagreed, saying that doing so in the past had made very little difference, the motion was approved anyway by board members Otermat, McLane and Capraun with Norm Krizl and Ray Griffiths voting no.
McLane also proposed holding workshops every Thursday in January and February from 4 to 6 p.m. on various topics. Krizl ...