Stothert says she needs time to review Fire Chief McDonnell's revised exit proposals
Fire Chief Mike McDonnell and Mayor Jean Stothert.
Posted: Thursday, July 18, 2013 12:00 am
Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert said Wednesday that Fire Chief Mike McDonnell and other city officials are free to publicly discuss their budgets — lifting a directive she imposed last month to clear all budget and public safety talk in advance with her office.
“She verbally gave permission'' this week to department directors, said Carrie Murphy, mayoral spokeswoman.
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Thursday, July 18, 2013 12:00 am.