2. In a letter formally appealing his termination as the city's assistant police chief, Todd Vande Zande asked that the assign a hearing officer "who has no stake in the outcome and who does not report to the City Manager" to oversee the appeals process. He also requested that City Manager Scott Wood recuse himself from the proceedings.
3. In case you missed the alert earlier this week, the is looking for a detention officer. Click on the link for details.
4. The will hold its second special meeting at 10 a.m. today to discuss plans and costs for Etowah River Park. Return to Canton-Sixes Patch to watch the meeting live.
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