(County and IID losing high level employees)…..Both will be leaving within a few weeks.
County Planning Director Armando Villa will be gone by the end of the year. Villa has accepted a position as the Director for Community Development for the city of Temecula. For the Imperial Irrigation District, Water Department Manager Jesse Silva will be retiring January 10th. Silva began working for the District as an engineer. He worked his way up to General Manager for a time. He retired, but was brought back to head the Water Department. Silva says he plans to relax and enjoy his family during his retirement.