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Health care district can only go up from here
The Mercury News

The Mt. Diablo Health Care District’s new chairman, Jeff Kasper, is promising a new era of accountability and competence under his watch — no matter how brief it is. A regulatory agency is studying whether to shut down the public health care district, which, despite its name, has no hospital, no physical assets and is quickly burning through its tiny chunk of property tax money. The Contra Costa Local Agency Formation Commission’s dissolution vote could come as early as January.