The Board of Supervisors moved a step closer Tuesday to giving Los Angeles County Chief Administrative Officer David Janssen authority over department heads -- similar to power held by his counterparts in San Diego, Orange and Ventura counties.
What does BOS stand for?
BOS stands for Board of Supervisors (municipal government body; various locations)
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- Better Online Solutions (Israel)
- Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa (Spanish: Bilbao Symphony Orchestra; Bilbao, Spain)
- Bill of Sale
- Billing Output Specification (Sprint)
- Binary Device Object Store
- Binary Orthogonal Signal
- Bit Oriented Signaling (AT&T)
- Bless Our Souls
- Blue Ocean Strategy (book)
- Board Of Studies
- Bombay Orthopedic Society
- Book of Occasional Services (Episcopal Church)
- Book of Shadows
- Book of Style (American Association for Medical Transcription)
- Books over Seas (Palos Verdes Peninsula High School; California)
- Bootable Operating System
- Boots of Speed (NetHack)
- Borneo Orangutan Survival (Foundation; formerly Balikpapan Orangutan Society)
- Boss over Shoulder
- Boston Celtics Limited Partnership (stock symbol)
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Board of Supervisors announced today that as part of its comprehensive program to restore confidence in the County's financial stability, former California Auditor General and Treasurer Thomas W.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Plans were unveiled today at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors for an innovative new Candlestick Point neighborhood that would feature as its centerpiece a new stadium for the San Francisco 49ers and include an 8,000-10,000 seat arena, new market rate and affordable housing, retail and entertainment uses, public parks and open space, and improved access to the San Francisco Bay shoreline.
``We are going to have our deputies that we recruit, that we train, that we prepare going out and protecting and serving in districts that are not ours -- not even in our own county,'' Molina said Tuesday at a Board of Supervisors meeting.
The County of Los Angeles Board of Supervisors and Department of Public Works Graffiti Abatement Program has been recognized as one of the most successful County initiatives in the nation.
But members of the Board of Supervisors said they were pleased Tuesday, as they went over a report from Sheriff Lee Baca showing progress in making sure deputy vacancies in unincorporated areas of the county were comparable to vacancies in cities the Sheriff's Department polices on a contractual basis.
District Court for the District of Arizona last week seeking unspecified damages against the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors for an alleged series of racially discriminatory zoning actions that have violated the civil rights of the community's residents and landowners.
Calling methamphetamine abuse a problem of ``epidemic'' proportions, the county Board of Supervisors is looking for solutions.