"No one from the public has come to either meeting where we discussed the 2017 budget and the banked capacity to talk about those topics. If you have questions, please come to our meeting, review the meetings online, or contact Chief Carleton at 360-945-3473 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. "
Apparently, the Commissioners have forgotten that they instituted a policy some years ago (after the Great Unhappiness, about 6 years ago) in which members of the public could make a 'comment' at the beginning of the meeting, before they had much if any information about the topics of the meeting, but could not ask questions. I was personally and publicly instructed that my 'question' was not appropriate since I was entitled only to make a comment. If you can't effectively question them, why go to their meetings? You can just wait until you read the results in the All Point Bulletin's reporting.
But, perhaps they'll entertain questions