COUNTY OF LASSEN

Overview + Elected Officials


Elected officials

Title: Board of Supervisors - District 1

Name Robert Pyle, Susanville - Vice Chairman 2014

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Title: Board of Supervisors - District 2

Name Jim Chapman, Susanville

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Title: Board of Supervisors - District 3

Name Larry Wosick, Milford - Chairman 2014

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Title: Board of Supervisors - District 4

Name Aaron Albaugh, Adin

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Title: Board of Supervisors - District 5

Name Tom Hammond, Susanville

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Title: Assessor

Name Kenneth Bunch

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Title: Administrative Officer

Name Vacant

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Title: Auditor

Name Karen Fouch

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Title: County Clerk-Recorder

Name Julie Bustamante

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Title: County Counsel

Name Rhetta Vander Ploeg

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Title: Director of Health & Social Services

Name Melody Brawley

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Title: District Attorney-Public Administrator

Name Robert Burns

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Title: Planning and Building Services Director

Name Maurice

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Title: Public Defender

Name Rhea Giannotti

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Title: Public Works Director

Name Larry Millar

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Title: Sheriff/Coroner

Name Dean Growdon

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Title: Superintendent of Schools

Name Rich DuVarney

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Title: Treasurer-Tax Collector

Name Richard Egan

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Overview

Population 34,895  (264 of 522)
Median Home Price $134,650  (53 of 56)
Web Site Address http://www.co.lasse...

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Overview


ACTIVE EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION DATA
Median Salary for Full Time Employees $46,915  (51 of 56)
Median Benefits for Full Time Employees $13,596  (51 of 56)
Median Total Comp for Full Time Employees $60,510  (52 of 56)
Name of Highest Paid Employee NICHOLS, MARTIN
Title of Highest Paid Employee County Administrati...
Total Comp for Highest Paid Employee $204,364  (41 of 49)
Total Salaries (Full and Part-Time) $17,693,534
Total Salaries + Benefits (Total Comp, Full and Part-Time) $23,216,900
Number of Full Time Employees 278
Full Time Employees / Population 0.80%  (18 of 57)
RETIRED EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION DATA
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Quality of Services


Pavement Condition Index 66
Sales Tax Rate 7.500%  (32 of 32)
Library Hours (per week) 22  (25 of 53)

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Financial Health


Total Debt / Total Revenue 3.0%  (48 of 49)
General Fund Balance / General Fund Expenditures 90.1%  (2 of 49)
General Fund Surplus / General Fund Revenue 51.9%  (2 of 49)
Change in Governmental Fund Revenue 7.6%  (10 of 50)
Public Safety Expense / Total Governmental Fund Revenue 29.8%  (26 of 40)
Public Safety Expense / General Fund Revenue 11.1%  (37 of 39)
Governmental Fund Revenue $57,960,118
Total Revenue Per Capita $1,661  (26 of 58)
Governmental Fund Expenditures $56,024,859
Total Expenditures per Capita $1,601  (29 of 58)
Bankruptcy Risk (within 1 Year) 0.01%  (55 of 56)

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Surplus / (Deficit) General Fund Other Funds Total Gov. Funds
Surplus / (Deficit) $  9,330,976 $  (7,395,717) $  1,935,259
Revenues
Total Revenues $  17,961,838 $  39,998,280 $  57,960,118
Intergovernmental 3,839,295 30,345,118 34,184,413
Taxes 9,599,615 4,047,473 13,647,088
Charge for services 2,644,914 2,659,988 5,304,902
Fines and forfeitures 1,424,310 724,992 2,149,302
Miscellaneous 179,983 1,538,170 1,718,153
Use of money and property 56,669 670,720 727,389
Licenses and permits 217,052 11,819 228,871
General Fund Balance $  7,779,346
Long Term Debt $  1,749,003
Expenditures
Total Expenditures $  8,630,862 $  47,393,997 $  56,024,859
Public safety 2,001,995 15,285,871 17,287,866
Public assistance 0 15,289,586 15,289,586
Health and sanitation 0 9,178,131 9,178,131
General government 6,498,628 1,821,922 8,320,550
Public works and facilities 0 2,988,142 2,988,142
Capital Outlay 26,461 2,776,976 2,803,437
Recreation and culture 30,094 53,369 83,463
Education 73,684 0 73,684