City Council Votes City Manager Out

In an emotion-filled room, City Council Members voted to terminate Steve Thompson as Marco Island City Manager at Monday night’s meeting at City Hall. Councilman Frank Recker’s motion to add a review of Thompson’s performance to the meeting agenda was agreed by a vote of 5-2 before the discussion began. After hearing from all the council members, a response by […]

What happened?

First, let me say that neither I nor the Chamber of Commerce presume to know the quality of Steve Thompson’s performance, so the Chamber has no position on whether or not the Council should have chosen to retain Steve as the City Manager. Personally, I like Steve and will be sorry to see him go – assuming, of course, that […]