Fairgrounds Drama Continues - CEO Resigns!
Will the drama at the Orange County Fair and Event Center ever stop? This morning The Voice of OC reports that Jerome Hoban, CEO of the Fairgrounds, has resigned to take a similar job with the Alameda County Fair. Read the Voice of OC entry HERE.
I won't attempt to regurgitate what is in that entry, but will observe that this is only the most recent "interesting" event at the Fairgrounds since the new Board has taken control. Watching this all unfold over the years, one gets the strong impression that there's much, much more to the whole attempt to sell off that asset by the previous board - the one headed by Dave Ellis.
WHAT WILL RACKAKUS DO?
It's going to be very interesting to watch this play out, and to see just what the District Attorney Tony Rackakus will do with the information recently provided to him by the Fair Board-approved committee. Could the not-to-faint whiff of corruption be mingled with the fragrance of animal waste over there? We'll see...