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Thursday, November 8, 2007

District Called Out by AG's Office For Open Meetings Violation, Does Do-Over

The Tri-City Herald reports that the Kennewick Irrigation District (which is bigger than it sounds) convened a second and apparently legal meeting to hire a manger after the Tim Ford, the open-government ombudsman at the Attorney General's Office, said the first meeting violated the Open Public Meetings Act.