Newsmakers with JR
Newsmakers TV: Schools Confront No-Win Covid Choices while Supes Face Pandemic, Plaques & Pot
If it's Friday, it's Newsmakers TV.
Awaiting new statewide policy signals from Gov. Gavin Newsom, school districts throughout the community are struggling with enormous complexities and confusion about how to start the new school year amid a spike in Covid-19 infections.
Delaney Smith, Josh Molina and Jerry break down the face-to-face vs distance learning debate in Santa Barbara and Goleta, and then the gang looks at how the Board of Supervisors is handling pandemic-related issues impacting law enforcement, renters and a contingency plan for bedding sick people at the old Sears site in the event of a Covid surge.
Plus: as community conflict over cannabis keeps seething, a look at the supervisors' latest effort to get the toothpaste back into the tube on its bungled pot ordinance.
It's all here, right now, on Newsmakers TV...and the podcast version is here.