He stated he wished to “take a step up” and landed at Canby, Oregon.
In line with an article within the Canby Present, McClure was terminated from his most up-to-date place after solely 4 months on the job. The Canby Metropolis Council voted to terminate him 5-1 in open session after a closed assembly in February. No purpose was given for his abrupt dismissal.
Canby Mayor Brian Hodson informed the Canby Herald, “If I or any of town councilors or workers talked about this exterior the manager session, one thing might get misconstrued and it might flip right into a authorized matter.”
As a result of McClure was fired with out trigger, he obtained six months of his wage ($150,000 yearly) and 6 months of advantages — greater than he made throughout his 4 months within the place. If he was terminated “for trigger,” he wouldn’t be entitled to severance.
McClure informed the Star-Herald it was “odd the way it ended,” calling it a “everlasting thriller for me.”
“I used to be assembly all these requirements, I used to be doing an amazing job, council informed me I used to be doing an amazing job,” he stated of his time there.
He stated he’d given them a efficiency evaluate that Council had signed off on, and he was congratulated for his work there.
“Every week later they’ve an govt session with out informing me, they contacted me that night time, telling me, ‘Yeah, you’re going to be terminated.’ I requested what was happening, can somebody please inform me what’s taking place — wouldn’t give me any contact, and the following week, I used to be terminated,” he stated.