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Reno Council votes to meet on consolidation
And Katherine Cole, owner of MarkeTec, said a significant number gave a different answer than Reno, Sparks or Washoe County.About 6 percent don't want any of the three to take any of the major services, 4.5 percent would prefer a new regional government and 5.5 percent don't know.
said the results could be skewed slightly in the county's favor."After being on the phone for 20 minutes talking about Washoe County services and then they're asked about consolidation."
said the results wouldn't be much different if Reno did the survey.
In another question, residents were asked if they favored merging various departments rather than entire governments.Residents overwhelming supported those mergers.
About 73.1 percent favor merging police operations, 76.5 percent would merge fire protection, 77.7 percent favor road maintenance and 70.6 percent favor parks and 67.1 percent favor planning and building inspection departments.
Separately, the county commission agreed Tuesday to draw up a work plan toward consolidating parks departments with Reno that will be discussed by both boards on Feb. 18.
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Katharine Cole, Secretary (2009 - 2012)
Ukiah Music Center -- Rock Camp
Featured Instructor - Katharine Cole
long career in music with her
first nationally published song at age thirteen.
became one of the pioneers of the San Francisco Americana rock scene in 1994, first as lead singer and writer for the band "Spanking Violets", then gaining national airplay for her
first solo CD "The Truth" released by Marquee/MCA Records in 1997.
In 1999, she
joined Dawn Richardson of 4 Non Blondes and Carrie Baum of Soul Divine, co-writing as vocalist and bassist, for the rocktronica trio "Kindness", releasing two original CDs under that moniker.
For the past seven years, she
has emersed herself in the burgeoning country western scene as "Kitty Rose", releasing two popular CDs, "Kitty Rose Greatest Hits!
(2005) and this year's "Kitty Rose Live at The Ryman" made up entirely of Katharine's original classic country tunes.
has returned to her
rockin' bass ways with "The Battlin' Bluebirds", and all women's rock blues trio in San Francisco.
Jody Cole, Wild Rainbow African Safaris, ...
Jody Cole, Wild Rainbow African Safaris, and Katharine Cole, Victory Campaign Board member - Ukiah