Council approves new public works employee
October 23, 2019
After a lengthy discussion, the Whitehall Town Council voted 3-2 last Tuesday to hire Ron Noe as a third public works employee.
Council members Logan Reiff and Shawn Hoagland voted in approval of the hiring, and members Gary Housman and Katy James voted against. Mayor Mary Janacaro Hensleigh was the deciding yes vote for the approval. Council members Roy McBride and Francine Giono were absent from the meeting.
Housman questioned the hire and said he thinks two employees is enough in the winter. Hensleigh said their employees are spread pretty thin.
James felt it was unfair the council was...