By a majority vote of the Board of County Commissioners, the commission decided not to renew the contract for County Manager Hannes Zacharias. The 4-3 vote was taken following his annual review in executive session early this afternoon.
The action was not unanimous, but was supported by four of the seven commissioners. Those who voted not to renew the contract were: Commissioners Michael Ashcraft, Mike Brown, Steve Klika and Jason Osterhaus. Chairman Ed Eilert and Commissioners Jim Allen and Ron Shaffer voted against the motion to not renew the contract.