In the span of two years, Puslinch CAO has been the delegated emergency authority. In a recent report, he highlighted his accomplishments while the township was under a state of emergency.
On Mar. 23, 2020, mayor James Seeley declared a state of emergency for Puslinch due to the pandemic, giving emergency powers to township CAO Glenn Schwendinger.
The township’s emergency declaration was terminated by Seeley on Mar. 1, repealing the CAO’s delegated authority.