Thursday, July 5, 2012
California: Five members of Chester Public Utility District Board facing recall threats
All five members of the Chester Public Utility District board president Tonu Plakk, Dick Withrow, Ben Thompson, John Knopp and Gregg Scott are facing recall threat. Petitioners need 401 signatures for each member (30 percent of registereds) in 50 days.
The complaint is a lack of independence from the the manager and spending on a new ambulance and retirement plan, costing thousands.