john franck http://wamc.org en Lucian McCarty, The Saratogian - The Ongoing Dismissal of Mary Zlotnick http://wamc.org/post/lucian-mccarty-saratogian-ongoing-dismissal-mary-zlotnick <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It has cost the city of Saratoga Springs more than $61,000 to fire a city employee who earned $33,000 a year, and that employee in question is now suing the city for back pay. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lucian McCarty, city desk reporter for The Saratogian newspaper, has been following the story of Mary Zlotnick who was suspended for insubordination last august from the Saratoga Springs Accounts Department. He spoke today with WAMC’s Brian Shields.</span></p> Tue, 28 May 2013 19:25:39 +0000 Brian Shields 65739 at http://wamc.org Saratoga Accounts Commissioner Franck critical of struggling Housing Authority http://wamc.org/post/saratoga-accounts-commissioner-franck-critical-struggling-housing-authority <p>The board of commissioners of the Saratoga Springs Housing Authority will remain in their place following a failed city council vote on a resolution last night calling on Mayor Scott Johnson to remove and reconstitute the board.</p><p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 20:41:29 +0000 59262 at http://wamc.org Saratoga Accounts Commissioner Franck critical of struggling Housing Authority