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LETTER: Reader finds Smith’s tenure at reload center helm disappointing

Wetlands and low areas requiring unexpected amounts of fill have added to the costs for the Treasure Valley Reload Center at Nyssa. (Enterprise/FILE)

To the Editor:

Can Malheur County trust Greg Smith as Treasure Valley Reload Center project manager?

First, what is trust? In its most basic form, trust is a prediction of future actions based on past behaviors.

And what is the role of a project manager? Project managers are responsible for ensuring projects are on time, on budget and within scope.

So, what are the past behaviors for us to determine trustworthiness?

The reload center is seriously behind schedule with missed deadline after missed deadline. In February of 2020, Greg announced in front of two hundred onion growers in Ontario that the facility ‘would be ready . . .