Mayor Jim Wetherington and City Manager Isaiah Hugley called for a discussion during city council's scheduled meeting Tuesday evening and the Council voted to remove him.
Adams and two others, recreation specialist Herman Porter and William Fox of East Marietta Basketball Inc., have been charged with misappropriation of more than $200,000 in money involving the Nike-sponsored Georgia Blazers, an elite travel basketball team operated by the city and formerly coached by Adams.
[Read: Third arrest made in Parks and Recreation investigation]
Adams and Porter were suspended by the city of Columbus without pay after they were arrested last month.
[Read: City parks director and specialist arrested]
News Leader 9 is following this developing story. We'll have the latest information as soon as it becomes available.
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