Republican candidate for mayor Hal Heiner today released his plan for openness in Metro Government. When he announced his candidacy last year, Heiner said he would call for an audit of metro government if elected. He’s building on that promise with this list of specifics:

1. Comprehensive Audit of All Metro Departments

2. Metro Council Oversight on Expenditures

3. Posting Louisville’s “Legal Books” Online

4. Performance Metrics and Measurements in Government

5. Post a Debt Calendar and Schedule Online

6. Compile List of Non-essential Properties – Then Sell Them

7. Issue RFPs for Development Deals

8. When’s My Street Getting Paved?

9. Who’s Driving that Metro Vehicle?

10. Publish Financial Data for Quasi-Governmental Agencies