Economic Development Commissioner to Exit City Hall
By Eileen Buckley
Buffalo, NY – The head of the City's Economic Development, Permits and Inspections says he is being forced to leave his post.
Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown confirms that Richard Tobe will be leaving his City Hall job. Tobe says he has been asked to resign from his job.
Tobe says the Mayor has a reorganization plan for economic development, but it doesn't include Tobe's leadership.
WBFO News asked Mayor Brown about Tobe's departure. Brown would only say he wants the department to become more aggressive in economic development.
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