Dahlgren Supervisor Ruby Brabo stated she was given the of letter support from RCC on May 6 of this year by Wardlaw.
Shortly after that, Brabo
informed The Journal about the existence of the letter of support from RCC
, following the appearance of a news report that RCC
would not be part of the proposed project.
offered a copy of the letter to the paper and supplied it.
had voted for the project at every instance and was a major proponent of the HELP Center project as evidenced by her
went on to post the letter on one of her
websites, along with another document referred to as a HELP Center Operations Plan.
When this fact came to light, Brabo
did not know who altered the letter, but she
appeared surprised to learn that it was not genuine.
At that point, she
pulled the items supporting the project from her
website and subsequently turned the altered letter over to the county attorney.
~ MORE BACKGROUND Prior to the fact of the alteration of the letter coming to light, Brabo had been one of three consistent supporters of the project on the Board of Supervisors, along with Cedell Brooks and John LoBuglio.