Budget Commission Rejects Park Board’s Altered Resolution
October 8, 2021 by Ann Wishart

The Geauga County Budget Commission rejected a resolution Geauga Park District officials submitted during an emergency meeting Sept. 30.

The Geauga County Budget Commission rejected a resolution Geauga Park District officials submitted during an emergency meeting Sept. 30. However, commission members accepted a second, similar resolution GPD Commissioners approved Sept. 13. Geauga County Auditor Chuck Walder said the first resolution, dated Sept. 29, was “disingenuous” in that it had been modified — without notice — from a previous resolution to include the clause “…subject to all rights of appeal and/or other legal remedies.” On Sept. 30, park district attorney Bridey Matheney, of Thrasher, Dinsmore and Dolan, submitted a letter to Geauga County Prosecutor Jim Flaiz, a member of the...