Friday, June 23, 2017

Council passes resolution regarding CM removal

 By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
The Bisbee City Council voted Wednesday night to adopt a resolution pursuant to Section 3.09 of the City Charter, stating their preliminary intent to remove Bisbee City Manager Richard Marsh without cause and suspending him from duty after holding a special meeting Monday night to conduct his employment evaluation.
According to the agenda item at Wednesday night’s meeting, “following an evaluation of the City Manager on June 19, 2017, the Council directed staff to prepare an agenda for a possible resolution stating the Council’s preliminary intent to remove the City Manager and suspend him from duty. Two alte full story (e-subscribers only)

Director of Instruction hire approved by board

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
The Bisbee Unified School District held a special meeting Tuesday night to approve a new hire for the position of Director of Instruction.
The board unanimously approved the hire of Dr. Christopher Granger for the position. The salary range for the position is $73,000 to $79,000 and it is a full-time position.
According to the BUSD special meeting agenda, the action item listed the approval of Granger for the position of Assistant Superintendent/Director of Instruction but BUSD Superintendent Thomas Woody asked to remove the Assistant Superintendent title and only approve the position as a Director of Instruc full story (e-subscribers only)

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