ionia county administrator resigns

FULL STORY: Ionia County administrator, finance director resign

Moves made in response to Road Department employee’s firing being overturned

On Wednesday afternoon, the Ionia County Personnel Committee voted to reinstate a fired Road Department employee.

Just a few hours later, Ionia County Administrator Stephanie Fox — who had fired the employee — and Finance Director Linda Pigue — who had recommended his termination — both resigned.

JUST IN: Ionia County administrator, finance director resign

Abrupt resignations come after Personnel Committee overrules their firing of Road Department employee

On Wednesday afternoon, the Ionia County Personnel Committee voted to reinstate a fired Road Department employee.

Just hours later, Ionia County Administrator Stephanie Fox and Finance Director Linda Pigue both resigned, effective March 31 and March 16, respectively.