Council member talks about democratic process in town government
December 25, 2019
“A year ago, I knew we wouldn’t always agree, but I never thought so much of what happens here would happen on the other side of the wall behind us, outside council meetings and too often without council approval. I’m talking about everything from signing MOUs to ordering appraisals to writing leases, terminating leases, all the way to how every dollar of public money is approved and reported and spent.”
During the Dec. 17 meeting of the Saratoga Town Council, Councilmember Jon Nelson reflected on the past year and responded to previous comments made by Mayor John Zeiger, asking the...