Mayor, personnel director, can’t recall how she got job
Secret files, lost memories
Ain't that peculiar?
What’s more secret than a public record at Danbury City Hall?
It’s a file with a special name: “anecdotal file.”
It’s kept in a special place, in a folder behind the employee’s personnel file.
“It’s not in the official file,” said Virginia Alosco-Werner, the city’s director of Human Resources. As such, Alosco-Werner does not consider these files to be public records, and they are not necessarily produced for city workers who request their personnel files. “Anecdotal files” about department heads are maintained by the mayor and / or the personnel director ...