Council chief exec resigned just days before disciplinary hearing

Mike Suarez
The chief executive of a Cheshire council resigned just days before he was due to appear before a disciplinary hearing. Mike Suarez, who earned £158,015 a year, has been suspended on full pay from his job at Cheshire East Council for the last 16 months. He was suspended in April 2017 along with two other officials.   The council’s former head of legal services, Bill Norman, resigned in December last year and chief operating officer Peter Bates is still suspended. Mr Suarez had been suspended on full pay as a neutr... For the full story register now for free or login below...