Council issues letter to citizens on severance situation
Last updated 6/19/2019 at Noon
The long-discussed severance package issue appears to be nearing its conclusion after nearly one year, as the Mukilteo City Council released a letter from its outside legal attorney, reviewing the issue that has dominated council discussion since last August.
As reported in The Beacon, Councilmember Scott Whelpley, through a public records request last summer, discovered excess city funds were going out the door in severance and separation agreements with departing city employees.
The typical city policy is employees who are let go without cause are allowed two months of pay, paid monthly...