February 10, 2016

Pugh replacement to be announced

According to comments on the Citizens for the Future of Gardner Facebook page on Jan. 16, Mayor Dave Drovetta will ask Gardner City Council members to confirm Heath Freeman to fill Dennis Pugh’s seat during a council meeting on Jan. 17. The council meeting occurred after press time. Several candidates applied to replace Dennis Pugh, Continue Reading

Mayor Drovetta expects to name Pugh replacement in January

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Mayor Dave Drovetta expects to name an appointment to former council member Dennis Pugh’s seat in mid-January. Pugh resigned after being charged with battery against council member Larry Fotovich. To date, Drovetta said four residents have stepped forward asking to be considered for the position. “I am not contacting anyone and encouraging Continue Reading