Sen. Trudy Wade, R-Greensboro, is pushing legislation that would allow municipal and county governments to fulfill legal notice requirements by posting the notices on their websites rather than in newspapers. The change would eliminate a small government cost at the expense of public awareness of government actions.
Sen. Trudy Wade, R-Greensboro, is pushing legislation that would allow municipal and county governments to fulfill legal notice requirements by posting the notices on their websites rather than in newspapers. The change would eliminate a small government cost at the expense of public awareness of government actions. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com
Sen. Trudy Wade, R-Greensboro, is pushing legislation that would allow municipal and county governments to fulfill legal notice requirements by posting the notices on their websites rather than in newspapers. The change would eliminate a small government cost at the expense of public awareness of government actions. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com

Changing legal notices law would limit the public’s right to know

June 17, 2017 06:00 PM