The City of Chico became the latest California city to undertake the incredibly complex task of restructuring its government after the city council approved Nakamura’s plan to “right-size” the organizational structure last month.
Nakamura’s bold plan calls for a reduction in the number of city departments from 10 to 5. “Our goal right now is to minimize resource expenditures, streamline our organization, and focus on core services,” Nakamura explained.
And yet, they still pass laws restricting people's use of bags. And who will be left to enforce the new law? Every law has a public cost.