Piedmont Fires City Manager After State Audit

Tuesday, August 24th 2021, 4:56 am
By: News 9

PIEDMONT, Oklahoma -

Piedmont City Manager Jason Orr was fired during Monday night's city council meeting.

Orr was fired after a state audit found two pickup trucks were purchased without competitive bidding and that phone calls from Orr to the council violated open meetings law.

The auditor's findings were sent to the district attorney and Oklahoma attorney general who will decided if charges should be filed.