Wednesday, September 07, 2005

Bee Editorial

As the editorial in this morning’s Bee notes, Sacramento County, the current Parkway management and funding source, have not done a very good job of husbanding their [our] resources, financial and natural.

Let’s hope they begin doing better this year…

Editorial: Still sinking
County's brief windfall is a budget illusion
Published 2:15 am PDT Wednesday, September 7, 2005

This is dangerous financial moment for Sacramento County, a moment when there's some extra money hanging around and a huge temptation to spend as if that money will be available for years to come.

County supervisors must resist that temptation. The extra money is little more than a down payment to help retire huge debts that are looming because of irresponsible spending in the past.

For the rest of the editorial