SURPRISE, SURPRISE, SURPRISE!Nanaimo city manager Jerry Berry surprisingly announced his retirement late Friday after 30 years of civil service. In an effort to save money, council members have decided not to replace him.
Rumours had circulated about the relationship between Berry and some councillors and city staff members were surprised by the announcement late Friday afternoon, but Mayor John Ruttan is adamant that the departure is an amicable one. Daily News Story
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