HUD Relives Recently Appointed Alexander County Housing Authority Director

HUD Relives Recently Appointed Alexander County Housing Authority Director

Alexander Co. — Recently appointed Executive Director of the Alexander County Housing Authority Jason Ashmore is being relieved of his position. According to a spokesperson with the Federal Department of Housing and Urban Development, Ashmore, who is also acting Sesser Mayor was told that he was being removed yesterday. The HUD had voiced their disapproval of the January appointment when it was made by the Alexander County Board. In a statement released to the Southern Illinoisan, Ashmore indicated that he plans to seek legal council regarding the move.