Mayor Adam Paul calls it a stressful situation and says the request for bids has gone out to audit companies.
A private firm will soon be hired to audit the City of Ellisville. Tuesday night the Ellisville City Council unanimously approved the audit requested by Mayor Adam Paul.
“I compare it to a bad parody of the TV series ‘Lost’ where one second you think you know what’s going on or what’s transpired and the next second you’re scratching your head”
Mayor Adam Paul says the budget cut is a ploy by city staff to make it seem like a long-disputed Walmart development is necessary or services will disappear.
Representatives for developer Sansone Group didn’t show up and Walmart’s corporate office said the company wanted to bring in their own attorneys anyway.
“Walmart remains interested in being a part of the Ellisville community and better serving our customers,” says Erica Jones, Senior Manager of Communications for the retail giant.
Blues broadcaster Chris Kerber breaks down the new seven-year contract of defenseman Alex Pietrangelo.
Ellisville business owners brought the pressure, but Ellisville council members still shutdown Walmart’s request for an extension.
Chet Pleban, the defense attorney for Mayor Adam Paul, announced last week he is throwing his hat in for the job, much to the surprise of Ellisville Councilman Matt Pirrello, who is being sued by Pleban.
“If I could unilaterally make a decision, I would always hire Chet Pleban. For the rest of my life,” Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul said.