July 8, 2009 - Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Development Officer John J. Judge announced today that the City’s Housing Director, Carl Dietz, will voluntarily separate his employment with the City. Dietz submitted his resignation on June 23, 2009. His last day will be July 10, 2009.
Dietz started with the City in August 2005 as the Deputy Director of Housing and was appointed Acting Director of Housing in July 2007. The City’s Housing department manages federal housing grants and provides housing related inspectional services and enforcement throughout the City.
Mayor Sarno stated that Carl was “a great asset to the City and he tackled neighborhood blight issues head on.” “I want to thank Carl for his service to the City and wish him well with all his future endeavors, stated Sarno.”
Dietz stated that “It has been a pleasure to work with Mayor Sarno and former Mayor Ryan.” “The City is very fortunate to have Mayor Sarno who is so committed to improving every aspect of the City for its residents,” said Dietz.
Geraldine McCafferty will serve as the acting housing director. McCafferty currently serves as the City’s Deputy Director of Housing.