Compensation for county officials released

RIVERSIDE – The top 10 highest paid officials in Riverside County government last year were mainly in healthcare, though several county executives also made the list, according to data published Tuesday by the California State Controller’s Office. State Controller Betty Yee released the 2016 “Government Compensation in California” report to show how taxpayer funds were […]

Former Riverside County Treasurer-Tax Collector to serve as County’s CFO after Ed Corser retires

RIVERSIDE – Riverside County’s former treasurer-tax collector will be taking over as chief financial officer upon the retirement of CFO Ed Corser, it was announced today, Thurs., June 18. Corser has served as the county’s top accountant since early 2010, helping solve relentless budget challenges as revenues plummeted along with area property values. He will be officially leaving county […]

Board dumps one lobbyist, retains another

RIVERSIDE – The Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 today to cancel a contract with a lobbying firm that has worked on behalf of Riverside County at the state level for a decade and renew a contract with another lobbying firm – despite an Executive Office recommendation that it, too, be dismissed. County Legislative Affairs Director Brian Nestande […]