top of page
  • Writer's pictureDeirdre McCrohan

Tiburon Diversity Inclusion Task Force members say they’re being sidelined

Several residents and a majority of the at-large members of Tiburon’s Diversity Inclusion Task Force blasted town leadership last week, accusing officials of “status-quo culture” by shutting out the committee on the decision to promote the police captain to chief, excluding it on work with consultants and dragging their feet on forming a police advisory board.

“I’m really disappointed with how we’re being treated as a task force,” at-large member Karen Carrera said at its Feb. 8 meeting.

The critique began immediately in the public-comment period to start the meeting. At the crux of most concerns was an assertion that the five appointed public members of the 10-member board have been sidelined on important decisions, while the five Town Council members “are advising themselves” and generally turning over too much power to Town Manager Greg Chanis.

For the complete story, pick up this week's edition of The Ark on newsstands or SUBSCRIBE NOW for home delivery and our e-edition.

Recent stories
bottom of page