We represented to Washoe County we wanted that land for open space and then we go around and sell it to private parties?” Dent said. “That’s the part that’s almost like a misrepresentation to the county.
”And what is the authority of a staff member to do that? What did he represent to the title company to sell a piece of land? How does a single staff member do that? Can he just sell the ski resort? Can he start selling beaches?”
Unfortunately,” Dent told Nevada Journal, that’s “been the norm since I’ve been on the board. And you always want — at least, I always want — to be as transparent as possible. And if you can’t get access to certain documents — whether you’re the treasurer or not — it makes it really tough. And then how are you supposed to exercise your fiduciary responsibility, if you don’t have true oversight?
Dent said he promoted FlashVote because he felt that IVGID needs a function for surveying the community, and that this allows the community to have its voice heard.
It’s unfortunate that they ended their contract from what I understand is due to administrative differences between IVGID and FlashVote,” Dent said
I saw a need and an opportunity,” he responded. “Plus, I think it could be fun.
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