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Special Meeting Today to Discuss Guerette Firing 

A special Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce board meeting will take place this afternoon.It centers around the sudden firing of longtime chamber head, Candy Guerette.Guerette was terminated from her position as CEO and President of the chamber last week, after 13 years.The Chairman of the Chamber’s Board, John Diamond, sent a letter to chamber members saying Guerette was dismissed based on poor job performance.At an annual meeting yesterday, the full board unanimously supported the Executive Committee’s decision and the way it was handled.This afternoon’s meeting is scheduled for 3:30PM at the Bangor Public Library.Diamond says the board will listen, but not make a decision at the meeting.Some members will ask the board to appoint a special committee to investigate the decision to fire Guerette.