Posts Tagged ‘gifts’

Post-Election Questions? Blog Posts Have Answers

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Now that the votes are in, let the questions begin! When do new county commissioners get sworn in and who can administer the oaths of office? What are the requirements for the organizational meeting? What powers do the “lame duck” commissioners have prior to the changeover? Who is required to take the mandatory ethics training, […]

Giving and Receiving Gifts

Monday, December 16th, 2013

December brings thoughts of gifts: gifts for hard-working employees, gifts for outgoing board members and retiring employees, and gifts from vendors and contractors. May public money be spent on gifts for employees or board members? May local governments honor outgoing members with gifts of public property, such as allowing them to keep their government-issued iPads? […]