Bill could ease way for counties to appoint officials
A bill is being debated in the Minnesota Legislature this year that could make it easier for counties to initiate action to appoint elected officials.
Appointing, rather than electing a county auditor, treasurer or recorder can be an important step in a county’s reorganizational plan.
Currently counties have two ways to make the change from elective to appointive positions for the jobs of auditor, treasurer and recorder.
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