[Tuolumne County] Calls mount for Economic Development Authority to change its ways

There are growing calls for elected officials to rein in the Tuolumne County Economic Development Authority following the release of a grand jury report on Friday that was critical of the organization’s policies and practices.

Some people spoke at public meetings on Monday and Tuesday to express their dissatisfaction with the past oversight of TCEDA based on information presented in the report, while officials who agreed to speak on record defended its performance over the years.

[Tuolumne County] Grand jury slams Tuolumne Economic Development Authority over transparency

The annual Tuolumne County Civil Grand Jury blasted the Tuolumne County Economic Development Authority over a lack of transparency and for not following the same procedures and best practices as other taxpayer-funded public agencies.