Amendment would give counties more supervisors

From Riverside Press-Enterprise:

A proposed state constitutional amendment with the stated aim of making government more responsive and ethnically diverse would add two members to the Riverside and San Bernardino county boards of supervisors.

The amendment offered by state Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, is scheduled be heard by a Senate committee Aug. 17. It would require counties with 2 million or more residents — Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego and Los Angeles — to have at least seven people on their supervisorial boards.

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