Clearfield Boro Rescinds Motion Requiring Mack to Get IPM Certification

CLEARFIELD – Last night, Clearfield Borough Council adjourned for an executive session to discuss personnel issues, in particular the matter of certifications for Code Enforcement Officer Larry Mack. Afterward, council approved by unanimous roll-call vote to rescind a motion made Aug. 16, 2012, requiring Mack’s certification within the year. Councilman James Kling said the motion […]

Mack Approved as Clearfield Borough’s BCO

CLEARFIELD – Code Enforcement Officer Larry Mack was approved as Clearfield Borough’s Building Code Officer without any objections from the Clearfield Borough Council at Thursday night’s regular meeting. Mack’s approval as the borough’s BCO is still dependent upon his official recognition from the Commonwealth that he’s passed the necessary certifications. Brian Rearick of the Middle […]

Mack Passes BCO Test

CLEARFIELD – Code Enforcement Officer Larry Mack passed his Building Code Official (BCO) test on Dec. 14, 2012, according to Borough Operations Manager Leslie Stott. In order to pass the BCO test, Mack had to earn a minimum overall score of a 70 percent. This means that out of the 60 total test questions, he […]

In Clearfield Borough, Mack Cleared of any Wrongdoing in Code Enforcement

CLEARFIELD – At Thursday’s committee meeting, members of Clearfield Borough Council learned its Code Enforcement Officer Larry Mack has been cleared of any wrongdoing in a ruling handed down by the state’s Department of Labor & Industry. Borough Operations Manager Leslie Stott presented a letter from the DLI. The letter was from Building Code Officer […]

Motion Fails, 5-2, to Terminate Mack

CLEARFIELD – A motion to immediately terminate Code Enforcement Officer Larry Mack, who has failed to obtain his Building Code Official certification, was shot down, 5-2, by Clearfield Borough Council at Thursday night’s special meeting. Mack left the meeting room following council’s vote. Council members Wade Cowder, Brian Lytle, Richard Stewart Jr., David Gallaher and […]

UPDATED: Clearfield Borough Feud Persists over Mack’s Employment

This article has been updated since its original publication to include information provided by council member Patricia Kavelak. CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield Borough meeting became heated Thursday night with current council members James Kling and Fred Wisor and former council member James Leitzinger not only angered over last week’s special meeting, but also offended by […]

“Ugly” Controversy Surrounds Mack’s Employment

CLEARFIELD – An “ugly” controversy occurred over the status of Code Enforcement Officer Larry Mack’s employment and still remains unresolved after last night’s special meeting of the Clearfield Borough Council, according to Councilman Tim Winters. Winters provided GantDaily.com with an information packet prepared by him and Councilwoman Patricia Kavelak regarding Uniform Construction Code enforcement. The […]

In Clearfield Boro . . . Mack Reaffirmed, Required to Obtain Proper Code Certification

CLEARFIELD – Following an executive session Thursday night, the Clearfield Borough Council unanimously reaffirmed Larry Mack as its code enforcement officer. Mack will be required to obtain the proper certification in the international property maintenance code. Resident Gary Bailey addressed concerns about Mack’s hiring in March 2009 during the public comment period. He said according […]

Clearfield Borough Finance Committee Recommends Sticking with Mack

CLEARFIELD – On Thursday night the Clearfield Borough personnel committee made a recommendation to council to continue with one of their employees. Fred Wisor said that Code Enforcement Officer Larry Mack recently took, and failed, his Building Code Official Certification test. Wisor indicated that the majority of those who took the exam failed, and that […]

Mack Resigns from Council, Fourth Ward Seat Open

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield Borough Fourth Ward representative Larry Mack announced his resignation from Clearfield Borough Council on Thursday night. Mack, who had three years left in his term, will soon be taking over the code enforcement duties for the borough. Mack was recently hired to replace outgoing code enforcement officer Jim Kling. Those interested must […]

Page 1 of 1112345...10...Last »