This is how government and bureaucracies work:
At Wednesdayâ€™s town council meeting, the members considered a proposal that they create a new committee, this one called â€śThe Town Council and Planning Commission Liaison Committee.â€ť
Planning Commission Chair Tony Barrett and Vice Chair Jay Deinken put it before the council.
They argued that the creation of such a committee â€ścan ensure the effective and efficient completion of the Fiscal Year 2010-11 Budget Work Program.â€ť
We know a guy who keeps a list of the worst jobs in the world, or, if not the worst jobs, jobs he would never do, for whatever reason.
Theyâ€™re the ones you might expect: summer highway construction in South Dakota; working the blood pit in your neighborhood slaughterhouse; working timber on the Sierraâ€™s (hot) west side.
Weâ€™ve got another one: Town Manager.
Thereâ€™s a reason why town managers last only four or five years on average.