Electrical reorganization finalized
March 8, 2018
The Petersburg assembly gave its final approval of a reorganization of borough departments on Monday, coming after a petition to reject it was signed about 270 times by 270 residents.
In a 4-2 vote, the assembly finalized the borough manager’s revise leadership of the electric utility. Those against the reorganization circulated a petition over the weekend that received 272 signatures in support of appealing the decision.
“That’s a pretty good percentage of the 1,110 people that voted in the last election,” said Mayor Mark Jensen, who has opposed the reorganization since its incep...