Washington County Zoning and Emergency Management Administrator Rick Greten retired after 28 years in the position. The County Board accepted his resignation at the December 12 meeting.
Matt Bierman was hired from among the three candidates to fill the position Greten vacated. The duties of Civil Rights Coordinator and Ethics Officer were also added to the position, for a combined salary of $56,000. Bierman had worked for the Ambulance Department for 23 years.
Read the full story and more on Greten’s career, in this week’s issue.