Jonathan McFadden writes, blogs and tweets about the happenings in Mecklenburg County government. He joined the Observer in 2014 as the small business and entrepreneurship reporter after spending nearly three years at The Rock Hill Herald, where he covered crime, courts and public safety. From committee meetings to pay raise discussions, there are a lot of goings-on in Mecklenburg County government that you might only get a piece of. This blog aims to enhance your perspective and fill your head with more information you might not find anywhere else. I'll keep you up-to-date on what policymakers are doing with your tax dollars and, most of all, solicit your feedback. Let's start a conversation. Send me questions, comments and ideas, and check me out on Twitter: @JmcfaddenObsGov.