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Hodges' text to chief: 'Your call'

Apr 29, 2017 - Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Minneapolis Police Chief JaneƩ Harteau said Friday that she used her usual process for notifying the mayor of a promotion within the police department when she told Mayor Betsy Hodges that Lt. John Delmonico would be appointed as inspector of the Fourth Precinct.

Hodges didn't object to the appointment until after the news was announced Wednesday, Harteau said, setting off a heated back and forth between the two city leaders that led to Hodges rescinding the appointment.

Harteau sai...