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Some Veterans Upset About County Move

The Nevada County Veterans Services Office is getting ready to move in a few months, but a few former members of the military are just finding about it, and are not happy. Back in December, the county approved a lease agreement that would re-locate the V-S-O from the Grass Valley Veterans Building to the Brighton Greens Business Park-near the Nevada County Fairgrounds…

Listen to Vic Ferrera

That’s County Veterans Services Officer Vic Ferrera. Former Marine Oral Stallings says he has heard nothing about the move, and that no veterans were asked for input…

Listen to Oral Stallings

KNCO did a story on the lease agreement in December. The spacious 20-thousand square-foot facility would include other county agencies, including Social Services. That’s an insult to veteran Frank Stanovich…

Listen to Frank Stanovich

The move is expected to be completed by July. Stallings and Stanovich are also upset about what that might mean to the future of the vets in the Veterans Building. County Facilities Manager Tom Coborn says that won’t change…

Listen to Tom Coborn

Stallings and Stanovich made their comments on KNCO Insight: Nevada County Action on Monday. County officials will be on the program to address their side of the issue next week.

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