Laura Stampleman writes in support of candidate Wayne Norton.
Some county staff temporarily reassigned to assist the department following the death of Harry Mavrogenes.
1,314 people have tested positive since February, 51 are active patients, 1,252 have recovered and 11 have died; the county's current positivity rate is 4.5%.
Board of Supervisors will consider accepting the certification Dec. 13.
Local nonprofit organizations are collaborating to raise awareness and funding for needs that go unmet in San Benito County.
Wells are contaminated with arsenic, manganese and E. coli.