Benoit Takes Reins as Board of Supervisors Chairman

News Release


Jan 05

Benoit Takes Reins as Board of Supervisors Chairman

RIVERSIDE – Supervisor John J. Benoit officially started his second term as chairman of the Riverside County Board of Supervisors today. Supervisor John Tavaglione will serve in the post of vice chairman.

“I appreciate my colleagues’ support in selecting me to be chairman of the Board of Supervisors,” said Supervisor John J. Benoit. “I consider it an honor to lead the board as chairman and I look forward to a great, productive year for Riverside County.”

In his first term as chairman in 2013, Benoit was proud to bring a board meeting to Palm Desert, the first to be held outside downtown Riverside in decades. Benoit today announced that he plans to schedule another board meeting in the Fourth District this year.

Regular board meetings are held on Tuesday, starting at 9 a.m. at the Board of Supervisors Chambers in the Riverside County Administration Center in Riverside, 4080 Lemon St. The meetings can be viewed online as live webcasts at

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