Commissioner gives Lee County manager a reprieve
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CREATED Oct. 15, 2012
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Lee County commissioner who has been pressuring county manager Karen Hawes to resign is taking a step back for now.
Commissioner Frank Mann says that he will not call a motion for Karen Hawes to resign at Tuesday's meeting.
Hawes has been under scrutiny after it was revealed that the MedStar program left the county on the hook for $3 million dollars in unbillable services.
Mann says after speaking with Hawes. Mann will hold off on calling for her resignation for one week.