County Council Passes Ethics Code

Squeaky clean since 2011.
  • Squeaky clean since 2011.

In some positive news coming from Cuyahoga County, the new county council passed a piece of legislation last night that will actually try to instill some ethics into the government process. No seriously. Come on, stop laughing. I’ll wait here all day . . .

The new ordinance passed 10-0, according to the Plain Dealer. New ethics guidelines were a central task of the new council. The frosh legislators have been working out the details with Executive Ed FitzGerald since taking office. It includes new requirements for employees drawing county checks and businesses contracting with the government.

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