Kern County Taxpayers Association is proud to present the continuation of the Conversations that Matter series with our seventh episode!
KernTax Executive Director, Michael Turnipseed is joined in this episode by Vice Mayor and Ward 2 Councilmember, Andrae Gonzales to discuss the rising demand of city services and the role the council plays in addressing these increasing demands.
This discussion addresses:
- The impact of the homelessness crisis and resolutions
- The growth of the Bakersfield Police Department to improve public safety
- Economic development for meaningful jobs
- The need for outcomes instead of output in the city
Click on the video below for the full conversation!