Editors’ note: When will the lightbulb go off in The Union publisher Don Rogers or editor Brian Hamilton’s head about the incompetence of its paid weekly columnist George Boardman? Dump him! The latest example is here:
“The Union’s columnist George Boardman got it wrong (Dec. 12). For the record, Assembly member Brian Dahle worked hard to get solar power for Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park. In fact, a quick archival search shows Dahle on the front page of The Union under the headline ‘Rescuing Malakoff’ (Oct. 13, 2013).
“Advocating for our state parks has been a long-term, team effort with our allies in the State Legislator (Dahle, Gordon and Nielsen have proven that preserving our State Parks is a bipartisan effort), with the County (tirelessly spearheaded by Supervisor Hank Weston with full board and staff support), and with the community (SYRCL, SYRPA and so many others).
“Nevada County’s three state parks and their exceptional staff are part of what makes living here so special — so let’s celebrate our team’s dedication and accomplishments to keep them open now and forever.
“South Yuba River Citizens League”