1. So wrong.because you violated the city's policy on business ethics and conduct . . . at the Surf Restaurant when you became disruptive and publicly threatened the owner of the establishment with using your position as a city planner to 'make things difficult' for him,"
wrote that it was better for all concerned if "I resign my position as planner II rather than proceed with the potentially contentious and divisive process of a termination hearing."
2. Would you have gone through with the hearing or do what this planner did ? I believe he did the right thing.