The main concern and industry of bureaucrats is not to rectify their mistakes, but to conceal them.
For one of the best explanations of just how and why the Los Osos Sewer Disaster became the Great Los Osos Sewer Disaster, Ron Crawford has put it all together for you in an easily readable form at http://sewerwatch.blogspot.com Let's hope Colin Rigley from New Times or Karen Velie over at Cal Coast News take a gander. For sheer wasted public money, this puts Paso Robles' recent bungles and pay-outs to shame. And it's a hell of a story, but it has always been a very complicated one, which is why our media and so much of the public has turned away. Well, no longer. Here's the Reader's Digest Condensed version. Simple. Clear.
But ultimately sad. There will be no accountability here. The citizens in the PZ will be left to pay the bill, with 45 of them still branded as criminals and their homes under threat. Read it and weep. Your government at work here in . . . Chinatown.