Another Covid-19 metric to remember

It is really easy to go down the statistical rabbit hole with Covid-19. One reason for that is general skepticism about the seriousness of the disease, as proclaimed regularly on Fox News and any number of well-outside-the-mainstream media outlets. Another reason is more practical: Statistics determine where counties fall on the state’s color-coded reopening plan, … Read more Another Covid-19 metric to remember

Signage can boost Covid-19 safety

Lake County’s Covid-19 response is a mixed bag, for assorted reasons, but one reason is pretty easy to figure out: Signage is lacking or missing across a wide variety of industry sectors. There’s no clear public-private partnership, and as a result there’s a lot of mixed messaging. The photo gallery below borrows ideas from merchants … Read more Signage can boost Covid-19 safety

California ballot propositions

City Council members are often asked to provide input on new and proposed state legislation, most often in the form of a council resolution. These requests usually come from third parties, including the League of California Cities, but elections provide another opportunity to weigh in. Here’s a quick recap of California ballot propositions and my … Read more California ballot propositions