Board once again delays sheriff reorganization decision

For a second straight week, a meeting of the Wright County Board of Commissioners was dominated by discussion of a proposed reorganization of the sheriff’s department. Discussion was tabled the week before and not much changed at the April 6 meeting.
At question is whether Sheriff Joe Hagerty has the authority to restructure his office, specifically the clerical division. Hagerty hired a business manager who is slated to start Monday, April 10. That person would supervise the entire division, which currently had two supervisors whose jobs would be eliminated under the proposal.

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