3/25/13

Time for Mt. Diablo school board to fire its top leaders


According to the Contra Costa Times:   

Mt. Diablo school district trustees should replace their ethically challenged top leaders, Superintendent Steve Lawrence and General Counsel Greg Rolen.

For three years now, Lawrence has led the district down a reckless financial path, politicizing his job and alienating the community. Meanwhile, Rolen erected a wall of secrecy, denying public access to basic records, including those regarding his own compensation.

Lawrence and Rolen must go. 

Read more here.

3/18/13

Responses to 2012 Grand Jury Reports Available

The governing boards and elected officials that were addressed in 2012's Grand Jury reports must respond to findings (conclusions) and recommendations.  Those responses  have been summarized in 2013's Grand Jury Compliance Report, available here.