… we see the incumbent Jim Provenza as the clearest choice to serve the people of the district, which includes much of north, east and south Davis. Provenza’s dozen years on the board have been marked by his diligent work on behalf of his constituents and the most vulnerable residents of the county.
California’s jails and prisons are full of people with some form of mental illness. Often they commit some sort of crime sparked by that illness, drugs or both. But one court is turning the tables on the entire system.
The personal informs the political for Yolo County Supervisor Jim Provenza. Watching his young grandchildren grow while simultaneously caring for aging parents, the three-term county supervisor sees firsthand the challenges facing everyone from families with young children to those caring for seniors.