Briggs cites "illegal practices" in resignation

Ridgway Township Municipal Authority treasurer Bill Briggs resigned his position as the authority's treasurer, citing illegal practices as the reason behind his resignation. The authority's chairman, Ed LaValle, read Briggs' resignation letter at an authority meeting Thursday night."Due to what I feel are illegal practices, I am informing you that I can no longer serve as the treasurer of the authority, effective immediately," LaValle read from Briggs' letter.