Contra Costa adopts anti-nepotism policy

On a 4-1 vote, the Contra Costa Board of Supervisors adopted an anti-nepotism policy that bans the appointment of their relatives or business associates to county boards.

Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho was the sole opposition vote.

Read the policy here. (Note that the board changed the policy to include first cousins, eliminated the word “adopted” from description of child and added the word “registered” to domestic partners.)

Watch the video here.

Lisa Vorderbrueggen