On August 18, 2017, Jessica Waite of KMTR reported:
Some Eugene residents are trying to create a new position that would serve as an independent auditor for the city.
A group of volunteers in Eugene called “City Accountability” is aiming to collect 10,000 signatures and put the new position on the May 2018 ballot.
Former city councilor Bonny McCornack, one of the three chief petitioners, says there’s a need to restore transparency and accountability in local government spending and operations. …