PUBLIC RECORDS REQUESTS
DATE: October 30, 2013
LMUD DUE: 11/09/13Received:
DATE: October 11, 2013
LMUD DUE: 10/21/13Received:
DATE: September 25, 2013
Lassen County Board of Supervisors DUE: 10/5/13Received: 10/1/13
DATE: September 11, 2013
LMUD DUE: 9/21/13Received: 9/20/13
DATE: August 23, 2013
Lassen County Public Works DUE: 8/23/13Received:
NON-COMPLIANCE LETTER SENT 8/31/13
The Lassen County Administrative Officer is mandated to maintain a Capital Improvement Plan. CAO Martin Nichols has not done that. A Capital Improvement List has been maintained by the Public Works Director.
Martin Nichols is covering up the fact that he has not done his mandatory duty.
Now, Mr. Nichols has obstructed all requests to obtain a public record. Nichols has instructed County employees not to make available an existing public document, Capital Improvement List, that has been maintained by the Public Works Department.
DATE: August 7, 2013
Lassen Municipal Utility District DUE: 8/17/13Received: 8/17/13
DATE: August 1, 2013
Lassen Municipal Utility District DUE: 8/10/13Received: 8/7/13
DATE: July 5, 2013
Lassen County Auditor DUE: 7/15/13Received: 7/17/13
NON-COMPLIANCE: The Auditor wasn't sure if the documents were sent as of 7/16/13
DATE: June 3, 2013
LMUDDUE: 6/13/13Received: 6/5/13
DATE: May 29, 2013
Lassen County Board of SupervisorsDUE: 6/8/13Received:
The County Clerk is charging an extra $1.75 to certify this document. The document was certified on January 23, 2007. Kan We Help asked for a copy of this ordinance.
DATE: May 16, 2013
Lassen County ClerkDUE: 5/26/13Received Response: 5/24/13
Documents do not exist. Lassen County Times and KSUE never requested the Agenda Packet and never paid for them
The Board Agenda Packets were FREE
DATE: May 15, 2013
Lassen County PlanningDUE: 5/25/13Received Response: 5/23/13
DATE: May 14, 2013
Lassen County Clerk/SupervisorsDUE: 5/24/13Received Response:
Lassen County Clerk has responded, to this public document request, and intends to charge $148.00 for this packet.. The Brown Act 54954.1 states the only charge/fee that can be assessed is postage if the documents are mailed. Any person can request a copy of the Lassen County Board of Supervisors Agenda Packets and pick it up for free.
The official response from Lassen County Counsel is that the any person or company must pay for a copy of the Agenda Packet.
DATE: May 8, 2013
LMUDDUE: 5/18/13Received Response: 5/31/2013
LMUD playing games again
5/18/13: LMUD non-responsive. Claims this information is provided monthly to the public. Non-responsive letter sent to LMUD (see below)LMUD has not claimed a need for an additional 14 days to produce this data.
LMUD has until June 1, 2013 to produce this data.
On May 30, 2013, LMUD complied
DATE: May 7, 2013
LMUDDUE: 5/17/13Received Response: 5/18/13 to pick up documents at LMUD office
DATE: May 2, 2013
LMUDDUE: 5/12/13Received Response: 5/3/13
LMUD CLAIMS THEY HAVE NO CONTRACT WITH SCHORTZ ENTERPRISES
DATE: March 25, 2013
LMUDDUE: 4/4/13Received Response: 4/5/13
. After Folce quit, LMUD reimbursed moving expenses to Folce's new employer in Florida. This company wanted to be paid back because Folce did not stay. LMUD claims, after Folce quit LMUD David Folce did not repay LMUD for his move to his new job Florida. Clearly a Gift of public Funds
DATE: March 18, 2013
Trindel Insurance FundDUE: 3/28/13Received Response: 3/27/13
DATE: March 12, 2013
Trindel Insurance FundDUE: 3/22/13Received Response: 3/16/13
DATE: March 12, 2013
Lassen County TreasurerDUE: 3/22/13Received Response
DATE: March 12, 2013
Lassen County AuditorDUE: 3/22/13Received Response: Received partial 3-19-13
The Auditor provided only copies of checks for Lieber Cassidy Whitmore. Auditor claims exemption for James Wyatt.
Checks written by a public entity for payment of services are disclosable. They do not contain any deliberative process or attorney client privilege.
4/2/13 Lassen County Counsel advises Auditor that she cannot release copies of checks paid to James Wyatt
DATE: March 8, 2013
Lassen County Counsel DUE: 3/18/13Received Response: 3/20/13
NON-COMPLIANCE LETTER SENT: 3/18/13
DATE: February 19, 2013
Trindel Insurance FundDUE: 3/2/13Received Response: 3/1/13
Lassen County CAO Martin Nichols, Richard Egan and Cheryl Dong are on the JPA Board (Trindel Insurance Fund)
NON-COMPLIANCE LETTER SENT 3/1/13 -Trindel has failed to produce the public records
DATE: February 8, 2013
Lassen County AuditorDUE: 2/18/13Received:
The Lassen County Audtior states that no checks were written to pay for "services". Lassen County Counsel claims that the BOS hired Kathleen Williams but does not have a contract or any documentation for her services for the Tom Stone Case.
DATE: January 28, 2013
Lassen County AuditorDUE: 2/7/13Received: 2/1/13
DATE: January 17, 2013
Lassen County CounselDUE: 1/27/13Received:
January 25, 2013 County Response: Contracts for attorneys are exempt
January 28, 2013 KWH Response to County Counsel
DATE: January 15, 2013
LMUDDUE: 1/25/13Received: 1/25/13