We’ve had quite a wild ride from our current SLVWD board members. They have doubled the price we pay for water, while we are footing the legal bills to defend a board member charged in a conflict of interest case.
Well, instead of focusing on providing water service, the SLVWD is considering more litigation, that will, again, be paid for by water rate-payers. This time it is to silence Bill Smallman, who saw it fit to let rate-payers know how their money is being spent… especially in light of the litigation ratepayers are paying for around Terry Vierra.
The original judgment against Vierra was $10,000… now ratepayers are footing a bill of roughly $200,000! (see below for more news links covering this)
During last week’s meeting, held in downtown Boulder Creek, the board decided to take matters behind closed doors!
Read the full article at the Press-Banner by clicking HERE.
Press-Banner: SLVWD won’t release letter from Vierra
Good Time: Judge Finds Conflict in San Lorenzo Valley Water Scandal
Press-Banner: Lawsuit fears fueled SLVWD payments