Opinion from Fix Our Harbors:
Taxpayers are upset about questionable activities by the San Mateo County Harbor District, most recently its admission that reserve funds are used to cover operating costs—up to $2 million this fiscal year. Read more:
"Harbor district details missing checks"
The harbor district made headlines in October 2013 when some $38,000 in undeposited checks were found in an employee's desk drawer in July 2013. In some cases, boat owners who had paid rent had ended up falling in arrears, according to the district’s records. Other tenants were never charged their monthly berth fees. ..." Read the rest of the story here:
After that revelation, the harbor district made a bid to destroy records, including meeting minutes: