Top Lincolnshire Council boss receives almost £300,000 for less than six months work
Former Lincolnshire County Council chief executive Keith Ireland was paid £292,263 by the authority for less than six months of work – around £1,234 a day.
The council previously refused to disclose the ex-CEO’s pay-off, but the figures have now been revealed in the council’s legally required statement of accounts.
According to this, Ireland was paid a salary of £133,875 as part of a compensation for loss of employment.
More by this authorDaniel Jaines, Local Democracy Reporter