Collaborating for success – A case study in City/County annexation collaboration

Do you have an unincorporated area that is the poster child for annexation but lacks shared commitment and interest on the part of the County and City to pursue annexation?  This case study on the North Richmond annexation provides lessons learned in intergovernmental collaboration, outreach and preparation of an annexation fiscal analysis to allow affected agencies and the community to make an informed decision. Speakers: James Edison, Managing Principal, Willdan Financial; Robert Rogers, Office of Supervisor John Gioia, Contra Costa County; LaShonda White, Senior Management Analyst, City of Richmond; Christopher Whitmore, Director of Policy and Strategy, City of Richmond. Moderator: Lou Ann Texeira, Executive Officer, Contra Costa LAFCo.