Contract of Finance Director Terminated – “Without Cause”

At its January 31, 2017 meeting, the city council voted to terminate the contract of the city’s finance director “without cause”.  The vote was 3-2 with council members Fliflet and Lundgren dissenting.  Council member Fliflet cited “internal politics” while Mayor Pearson said “it’s a new direction, going forward”.  http://www.twincities.com/2017/02/01/lake-elmo-mn-city-council-more-staff-turnover/