In the first legislative meeting of the year, held on January 2, 2024, the new legislature nominated and elected District 2 Legislator, Nadia Rajsz, as Chairperson for 2024. The decision was made following a vote of 7 to 2.
Rajsz became one of the first female legislature chairs since Leni Binder in 2003.
“Thank you very much for having faith in me to do this job for the next year and onward. I’m hoping I can bring a new perspective, a breath of fresh air, into our legislative body. Thank you to all of our county employees. Without you, We would not be here. I look forward to working with our present legislators.”
Joseph Perrello, representing district 7, has been named Vice Chair of the Legislature.
And in one of the first resolutions, the legislature appointed retired Orange County Court Judge Robert Freehill as the acting county attorney.
The next legislature meeting will be the Public Safety & Law Enforcement Committee and it is scheduled for January 11 at 9 am.