The results of a fire union no confidence vote against suspended Hannibal Fire Chief Tim Carter were not presented as expected during Tuesday afternoon’s meeting of the Fire Board at city hall.


The results of a fire union no confidence vote against suspended Hannibal Fire Chief Tim Carter were not presented as expected during Tuesday afternoon’s meeting of the Fire Board at city hall.
Capt. Charles Paxton, president of Hannibal Firefighters Local 1211, acknowledged that the vote has been completed, but added the results were not submitted during the board’s monthly meeting.
Asked about the outcome of the vote, Paxton reiterated that he did not intend to release the results until after they were first given the city’s Fire Board members - Councilmen Barry Louderman, Jason Janes and Kevin Knickerbocker.
Paxton did not indicate when he intended to turn the vote results over to the Fire Board.