Kathleen Moghannam, clerk of the Board of Supervisors, keeps the record of the board's activities.
said the first live online board meting took place in December 2011.
People can now sit at home
and watch the county's supervisors live as they make decisions.
The meetings are also archived in their entirety and can be accessed by going to the county's website at www. buttecounty.net and following the links.
Besides being able to watch an entire archived meeting, Moghannam
explains the system is designed so it is possible to view a specific item in any given meeting.
The viewer can look up a particular segment of the meeting by keyword, or by using the agenda number of the item.
Also, the person can just fast-forward through the recording to find the wanted segment.
said some items have been pulled out of a board meeting and are available as a stand-alone