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News - July 5, 2006

Documents point to forced utility resignations

Top Palo Alto utility managers were implicated in still-secret investigative report

Newly released court documents reveal that Palo Alto City Manager Frank Benest warned former Utility Director John Ulrich shortly before his resignation last year that disciplinary actions were possible due to his "managerial failure to adequately anticipate and avoid the employee misconduct and managerial deficiencies" in the department.

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