County Commision http://wfae.org en County Commission Fires Harry Jones http://wfae.org/post/county-commission-fires-harry-jones <p>After months of growing tensions between longtime Mecklenburg County Manager Harry Jones and county commissioners, the board voted Tuesday to terminate Jones.</p><p>His firing was swift, and seemed well-orchestrated. After a 6-2 vote with Dumont Clarke and Vice Chairwoman Kim Ratliff opposing, the board ended Jones’ contract shortly after it emerged from a three-hour closed session. Commissioner George Dunlap was absent.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 02:25:58 +0000 David Perlmutt/Charlotte Observer 26828 at http://wfae.org County Commission Fires Harry Jones