Ed Fitzgerald Fires Coroner Frank Miller, Engineer Robert Klaiber Jr., Others




Cuyahoga County Executive Ed Fitzgerald's house cleaning continues. This morning he announced that Coroner Frank Miller, Engineer Robert Klaiber Jr., child-welfare director Deborah Forkas and Senior and Adult Services Director Susan Axlerod will be fired.

Fitzgerald said: "The people have asked for new leadership in Cuyahoga County. The public should be assured we are moving in a new direction in county government."

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