(KSDK) Ferguson, Missouri 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.
The announcement comes less than a week after a scathing report released by the Department of Justice, claiming racial bias was rampant in the police department and that the city’s municipal court’s main focus was on earning money.
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