Jefferson: County Housing Authority director resigns; “not worth the anguish”

PORT TOWNSEND — Jefferson County Housing Authority Executive Director John Estes has resigned his position effective Friday.

In a written statement, Estes said:

“The small salary that I receive is not worth the anguish my wife and I have endured,” referring to a feud that has developed between himself and Commissioner Mike Hyland.

Hyland has criticized Estes’ management of the agency, particularly financial matters.

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