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Spectrum - April 29, 2011

On Deadline: Will a good auditor/watchdog head off Palo Alto waste, loss and scandal?

by Jay Thorwaldson

As Palo Alto searches for a new auditor to replace Lynda Brouchoud, who has resigned to take care of a new baby and her family (the ultimate auditing challenge), the question arises as to qualities the city needs in that pivotal job.

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Former Weekly Editor Jay Thorwaldson can be emailed at jaythor@well.com.


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