The February work session has been rescheduled for this Tuesday March 3rd at 6:00p.m.at the Central Services Complex behind KMart. The agenda will include a discussion on the next steps towards the investigation regarding the ORPD morale, turnover and administrative policy issues. All are encouraged to attend. The full agenda is located here.
Due to the increased activities in your local government, I am sending out a second update for this month. The following schedule is subject to change, but as it stands, here are the upcoming meetings: Feb 17th: City Council Work Session 6:00p.m. Central Services Complex (behind Kmart) – Read the agenda here. Feb 20th – *Proposed* … Continue reading Additional February Meetings/ORPD Issue Follow Up
I want to express my sincerest appreciation to and admiration for the countless individuals who participated this night and in the weeks preceding it via letters to the editor, emails and phone calls to council and social media discussions. With a packed court room and tremendous overflow outside, this council meeting brought out the largest … Continue reading Council Votes: 2/9/15 OAK RIDGE CITY COUNCIL MEETING SUMMARY (ORPD & Censure Issues)
Council’s next regular meeting is scheduled for tomorrow, February 9th. Significant items include: Resolution of Intent to fund the remediation of lead-based paint issue at the Oak Ridge Preschool building for an amount not to exceed $150K and to be funded through former red light camera funds Resolution of Intent to develop solutions, options and … Continue reading February City Council Update
While the focus of our city’s current crisis should be on the well-being of our police officers, I am compelled to respond to some of the allegations that have been publicly made against me by Councilmember Charlie Hensley. I have broken no laws nor have I committed any of the infractions alleged by Mr. Hensley … Continue reading Timeline of Events (ORPD Issues)/My Response to Hensley