In the News
Rogue Valley Times - 12/08/2023 - Guest column, Bill Thorndike Jr.
As a lifelong valley resident, I have watched the Jackson County Board of Commissioners with interest.
Rogue Valley Times - 12/04/2023 - Guest column, David Gilmore
I respectfully must disagree with Commissioner Dave Dotterrer’s assessment on the structure of our county’s Board of Commissioners.
Up Close with Peter Sage - 11/25/2023
The county says the charter-change group isn't "media" and couldn't widely disseminate the information on commissioner salaries.
Up Close with Peter Sage - 11/24/2023
Jackson County, Oregon raises the question: What is "media" anymore? Jackson County is drawing attention to county commissioner "salary creep."
Press Release - 11/13/2023
We are facing obstacles trying to obtain public information on commissioner salary data from Jackson County through the public records request process. A Petition for Review and Memorandum with supporting information was submitted to the Jackson County District Attorney.
Rogue Valley Times - 10/17/2023
An effort is underway to ask voters in 2024 to increase the number of Jackson County commissioners from three to five and make the elected office nonpartisan.
Jefferson Public Radio - 09/19/2023
Denise Krause and Dave Gilmour about an effort to add two seats to Jackson County Commission.
Jefferson Public Radio - 09/18/2023
Josephine County political activists propose changes
Ashland News - Independent, Nonprofit, Community News - 09/17/2023
Signatures will be gathered starting Monday, Sept. 18, for a trio of voter initiatives that could change the look and function of the Jackson County Board of Commissioners. One proposed initiative would increase the size of the commission from three to five, one would cut commissioner salaries, and the third would make the election nonpartisan.
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Rogue Valley Times - 09/16/2023
Signatures will be gathered starting Monday for a trio of voter initiatives that could change the look and function of the Jackson County Board of Commissioners.
Jefferson Public Radio - 07/11/2023
The final decision could go before voters next fall in the form of three ballot measures.