A wrongful dismissal lawsuit against the City of
Bruce Poole had been seeking $1 million after he felt he was wrongfully fired in 2015. It is not known how much the settlement was.
Contacted Saturday morning by phone,
City of Guelph Chief Administrative Officer Derrick Thomson confirmed Saturday that a resolution had been reached.
He would not disclose any other details.
Confidentiality clauses are standard practices in court settlements.
The settlement comes 12 days after GuelphToday revealed that the city had inadvertently handed
The email items ranged from internal staff evaluations, internal criticism of staff and Mayor Cam Guthrie and emails about the personal lives of city executives.
The City acknowledged the mistake and was taking efforts to retrieve the information inadvertently handed over.
Shortly after the leaked emails, the city fired Deputy CAO Mark Amorosi.