Mon, Oct 26, 2015, 4:32 pm Tip Johnson
By now, most everyone is aware that the county sent a controversial promotional piece supporting the jail tax to voters, paid for with tax funds.
I got curious when the county reported that it cost about $28,000 because the line item in the consultant’s contract budgeted around $86,000 (See Exhibit A – Scope of Services/Public Outreach). Furthermore, the mailer curiously featured three public officials and quite a bit of questionable information. So I asked the county for some details – all of which are public records:
From: Tip Johnson
Sent: Sunday, October 18, 2015 8:39 PM
Subject: Public Disclosure Request
I think this should be and hope it will be all digitally available without too much trouble on your part.
Time is of the essence. […]