Pauma chairman explains why county policy disrespects tribes


In last week’s article “Desmond calls delay ‘slap in the face’ of tribal nations,” The Roadrunner interviewed Rincon Tribal Chairman Bo Mazzetti about 5th District Supervisor Jim Desmond’s efforts to repeal a 30-year policy in which San Diego County automatically opposes any efforts by tribal nations to put land into trust. This week we interviewed Pauma Reservation Chairman Temet Aguilar, […]

Desmond teams with Lawson-Remer on homeless relief


Fifth District Supervisor Jim Desmond last week teamed up with 3rd District Supervisor Terra Lawson-Remer on a proposal they hope will successfully address the homeless problem in North County.  The county has an estimated 22,000 men and women who experience homelessness at some point during the year, with about 8,000 who were counted on one during in 2019. The COVID-19 […]