Walker County Official Fired

Walker County, Ga. (WDEF) – Long-time Walker county official David Ashburn has been fired.

The Board of Directors for the Walker County Water & Sewerage Authority voted unanimously last night to terminate General Manager, David Ashburn, effective immediately.

Commissioner Shannon Whitfield, who is also Board Chairman issued a statement that read in-part— “We have many challenges ahead of us following years of neglect to our infrastructure. The board seeks to be more proactive in addressing infrastructure concerns that impact our customers.”

The board also voted to appoint Brandon Whitley to serve as Interim General Manager.

 

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