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City Council Investigates Handverger

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Winooski, Vermont - August 8, 2008

Winooski City Manager Joshua Handverger is back in the hot seat.

The city council is investigating whether he has created a hostile work environment at city hall. Mayor Michael O'Brien got the process going after learning Handverger allegedly sent a derogatory e-mail to another city employee.

The investigation comes just three weeks after the council voted not to fire Handverger. A group of citizens feel his disputes with other city employees has hurt the city's reputation.

The council hopes to complete its investigation in two weeks.

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