Joplin City Council To Discuss Contract for Interim City Manager

By Carla Pesono

Published 02/16 2014 07:44PM

Updated 02/17 2014 09:28AM

JOPLIN, MO---  The Joplin City Council will discuss a contract agreement with Sam Anselm at the meeting this Tuesday, February 18th. This will be to employ him as the interim city manager. At the meeting, some citizens will address the council regarding the firing of Mark Rohr as City Manager in a public in hearing.

Also, the council will need to approve an assistance amendment between the city and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. This is for term running through December of 2015, for the amount of $2 million to support soil testing and remediation activities associated with tornado response.

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