Charlotte Co. Commission Candidate Joan Fischer criticizes Economic Development Office

Citizen and commission candidate Joan Fischer criticized the Economic Development Office for forcing advisory committees to accept the new regulations.

“I think this is a disgrace. The county wants no transparency. No input from the public is allowed,” she said. “Is this a way to eliminate this advisory board’s input? I believe it is.”

“I find you have been threatening them.’ You sign it or you’re out,’” Fischer said, describing her view of an ultimatum given to advisory boards.

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