Welcome to this week’s YES! Weekly Pop Quiz where we ask elected officials about their jobs. This week’s questions are directed to members of the Forsyth County Commission about their Dec. 5 meeting.
The rules are simple: No research, no callbacks.
1. Who was elected chairman of the Forsyth County Commission? 2. Who was elected vice-chairman? 3. True or false? The vote for chairman and vice-chairman was unanimous.
David Plyler, District B 1. Richard Linville. [ ] 2. Debra Conrad. [ ] 3. No. I didn’t bother to check [the final tally] but Debra had to fight for it. [ ]
Walter Marshall, District A 1. Richard Linville. [ ] 2. Debra Conrad. [ ] 3. No. Debra didn’t get a unanimous vote; Whisenhunt and Whiteheart voted against her.[ ]
Gloria Whisenhunt, District B 1. Richard Linville. [ ] 2. Debra Conrad. [ ] 3. No. Chairman was unanimous; vice-chair, two voted in opposition. [ ]
1. Richard Linville 2. Debra Conrad 3. False. Linville was elected 6-0 (David Plyler did not attend the Dec. 5 meeting). Debra Conrad won by a margin of 4-2.