FERGUSON, Mo. — Ferguson City Manager John Shaw's resignation was accepted Tuesday night by the city council, effective immediately.
The city council voted 7-0 on a mutual separation agreement, with all members present. Shaw's duties will be divided between various city departments, according to a release from the city.
"I've known John for several years and I wish him luck with future endeavors as we continue to work through the necessary steps to become a community of choice for all residents," said council member Dwayne T. James, in the release.
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