Owens named Nevada County chair for 2008 | SierraSun.com

Owens named Nevada County chair for 2008

For the second time in his four-year term, 5th District Supervisor Ted Owens has been picked to chair the Nevada County board of supervisors.

Elected to represent the eastern district in 2004, Owens was first selected as chair in 2005 and served as vice-chair in 2007. Prior to being elected supervisor, Owners served on Truckee Town Council from 2001-04, serving as the town’s mayor in 2003.

Owens said in a release that his primary concerns include striking a balance between the environment and the economic stability of the county, regional government cooperation, and economic development and diversification.

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