Chillicothe City Administrator Dean Brookshier was asked to resign during an executive session Monday. Sources close to the city say council unanimously agreed to have Brookshier resign. The process of hiring a new City Administrator was the main topic of discussion in a meeting Wednesday evening. Mayor Chuck Haney says they will form a search committee to find Brookshier’s replacement. Haney has taken on the administrative duties in the interim.
In another shake up of the Chillicothe City council, Administrative Assistant Joella Shiflett was asked to resign in Wednesday’s executive session. She submitted her resignation Friday morning.
Council held an additional special session Friday, but information could not been released at this time.