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THE Way to Go! In response to my recent update on Les Bois Park, someone wrote: “Way to go… The Green group was willing to pay the same lease rate as Capitol racing. Now …Continue reading →

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Addressing Public Records Access My Commission colleagues and I have discussed the possibility of adopting a uniform countywide policy with regard to charges for public records. For example, we could establish a policy under …Continue reading →

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Fair Prices The people who donate their time to serve Ada County on the Western Idaho Fair Board, as well as on our other volunteer boards, are very much appreciated. The evening …Continue reading →

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Les Bois Park Update Now that Capitol Racing has let the County know they plan to terminate their lease at midnight on March 31, my colleagues and I all agree that putting out a …Continue reading →

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Trash Update We have now heard from four credible trash hauling companies, in addition to Allied Waste, interested in submitting proposals to Ada County to provide this service in the unincorporated areas. …Continue reading →

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More Responses A reporter from a local publication asked me some questions. For the record, here are my responses: 1. Why do you feel so strongly about the Allied contract going out …Continue reading →

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Dear Kevin, Dear Kevin, Thank you for your interest in my blog. In response to the questions you posted on my previous blog entry: 1) I will answer questions from reporters in …Continue reading →

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Thank you, Kevin Richert! Idaho Statesman editorial page Editor, Kevin Richert, is about to give this little blog a major publicity boost. He picked up on a piece in the Boise Weekly about my …Continue reading →

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Horsey Hearsay Rumors are flying but only today, for the first time, my Commission colleagues and I saw something in writing from Capitol Racing about their intention not to run live horse …Continue reading →

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Town Hall Meetings are in the Works! The media is catching on! Last week, Idaho Statesman reporter Cynthia Sewell requested a copy of the recording of a meeting we (the Board of Commissioners) had with Capital City …Continue reading →