At their last regular meeting, on June 15, Pelham Town Council debated what punishment Mayor Marvin Junkin should receive after the municipal Integrity Commissioner determined that he had made a number of technical violations of the Town’s Code of Conduct.
Finding that the Mayor had not acted with “nefarious” intent, the Integrity Commissioner recommended the lowest sanction possible, a letter of reprimand.
Instead, at Councillor Lisa Haun’s suggestion, council opted to add a 45-day salary penalty, valued at roughly $4000.
What’s your opinion of Junkin’s penalty?
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