The city of Fresno's Public Utilities Department, where for nearly 27 years Douglas Hecker worked. On May 7, 2018, he sued the city for wrongful termination, accusing public utilities director Thomas Esqueda of firing him in March 2017 so a younger, less experienced employee could replace him.
The city of Fresno's Public Utilities Department, where for nearly 27 years Douglas Hecker worked. On May 7, 2018, he sued the city for wrongful termination, accusing public utilities director Thomas Esqueda of firing him in March 2017 so a younger, less experienced employee could replace him. plopez@fresnobee.com PABLO LOPEZ
The city of Fresno's Public Utilities Department, where for nearly 27 years Douglas Hecker worked. On May 7, 2018, he sued the city for wrongful termination, accusing public utilities director Thomas Esqueda of firing him in March 2017 so a younger, less experienced employee could replace him. plopez@fresnobee.com PABLO LOPEZ

Longtime worker accuses city of Fresno of discrimination, retaliation, unlawful acts

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