McLean Co. Auditor On November Ballot

Published 06/17 2014 09:58PM

Updated 06/17 2014 10:11PM

BLOOMINGTON - The fate of a McLean County watchdog is now in the hands of the voters.

The county board voted 12-6 Tuesday to put a new referendum on the November ballot.

The referendum suggests that the county auditor be appointed instead of elected. Some say the change comes at a bad time, after a furniture controversy with current auditor, Michelle Anderson.

Those who voted for it, say it's all about merit and saving taxpayers money.

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