Charges Against Township Board of Trustees And Management Dismissed

03 Feb Charges Against Township Board of Trustees And Management Dismissed

Marquette Charter Township is pleased that all claims filed by Robert Sims against the Township, its former Supervisor Dennis Liimatta and Township Manager Randy Girard have been dismissed in their entirety with prejudice to refiling.  Sims alleged that he was wrongfully terminated from his position as the Chief of the Fire Department.  On August 17, 2016 the Honorable Jennifer Mazzuchi entered an order dismissing all claims against Randy Girard and Dennis Liimatta. An Order dismissing all claims against Marquette Charter Township was entered on October 16, 2016.  Marquette Charter Township takes all personnel matters seriously and strives to makes careful decisions in the best interest of the Charter Townships residents.  We are pleased that this matter has been concluded in favor of Mr. Liimatta, Mr. Girard, and the Charter Township.