The wacky City Clerk is gone, but the root cause of the problem remains. City mismanagement of the scandal offers an instructive case study in what-not-to-do when things go wrong.
The City of Pleasant Hill will consider acceptance of the resignation of Kimberly Lehmkuhl, its City Clerk at tonite’s city council meeting, sources say. Lehmkuhl had been widely criticized for not providing minutes of city council meetings and not fulfilling other duties of the office. A vigorous recall effort had been launched. The Pleasant Hill […]
Pleasant Hill residents owe a debt of gratitude to Councilmember David Durant for taking the initiative to address a longstanding performance problem with the city’s elected City Clerk, Kimberly Lehmkuhl. For over a year the Council, staff and public have been unable to reference or track city legislative history because Kimberly Lehmkuhl has failed to produce […]