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As the Meeting begins updates and information will be posted. There are 26 items on the agenda for today’s meeting and the San Tan Valley related items are at the end of the current agenda. As information becomes available updates will be made to this live article. Additionally, update alerts will be posted to Facebook at: facebook.com/santantimes/
UPDATE: The Live Video Streaming has come to a close. The March 13, 2018 ACC Open Meeting video is now available to be viewed:
4:57 PM UPDATE
Agenda 22 is still under discussion. Meeting break until 5:10 PM.
3:50 PM UPDATE
Meeting is back in session. Agenda 22 is still under discussion. Item 26 is the item most important to San Tan Valley residents.
3:33-3:45 PM UPDATE
2:50 PM UPDATE
Agenda Item 22 is now being discussed. Docket number E-00000V-15-0094
2:49 PM UPDATE
Agenda item 22, 24, 25, and 26 will take up the rest of the day and evening and will be completed today.
2:41 PM UPDATE
RUCO states that they have long been opposed to the tax pass throughs and urge the commissioners to reverse the policy today.
2:37 PM UPDATE
Jeff Crockett , Johnson Utilities lawyer, is now addressing the commissioners and agreeing with Ray Jones.
2:32 PM UPDATE
Jones is defending the tax pass through. This is connected to Johnson Utilities issues.
2:22 PM UPDATE
Ray Jones Executive Director of Water Utilities Association of Arizona is now speaking.
2:05 PM UPDATE
Agenda 23 is now being discussed. Docket number W-00000C-17-0183
Part of the discussion is about personal income tax being recovered through a company.
2:03 PM UPDATE
Agenda 21 is now being discussed. Docket number W-01445A-18-0041
1:58 PM UPDATE
Agenda 20 is now being discussed. Docket number W-01445A-18-0040
1:49 PM UPDATE:
Agenda 18, Docket number WS-02987A-16-0275, has quickly become a very interesting portion of this Open Meeting. The connections between Johnson Utilities and Road Runner Transit is a huge talking point as Road Runner Transit is owned by George Johnson family members. It was originally claimed that there were no Johnson Utilities employees that were connected to Road Runner Transit but that statement was quickly backtracked when Miss Simpson stated she has seen and photographed Johnson Utilities workers operating Road Runner Transit vehicles/equipment.
11:05 AM UPDATE:
Live video of the Open Meeting is now available. With the live streaming up, we will hold off on updates to allow visitors to easily get to the live streaming.
10:49 AM UPDATE:
Agenda progress is slow.
10:38 AM UPDATE:
3 Items have been covered of the 26 agenda items. A break in the meeting has taken place.
10:10 AM UPDATE:
Supervisor house is addressing the commission to start.