Asked for more money after contract approval Monday night.
Says he didn’t ask for more money — just “restructuring” it.
Contract negotiations underway.
Gets more base pay and a forgivable mortgage loan.
The finalists are John Fournier, assistant city manager for Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Snapper Poche, director of the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative.
Ald. Jonathan Nieuwsma (4th) and residents expressed dismay Tuesday night over the stymied search for Evanston’s next city manager.
Council votes 9-1 to approve contract naming John Fournier the new city manager.
Candidates tackle — at different length — questions posed by the mayor.
Vote came after three failed national searches to fill the position.