city manager


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city manager:

see city governmentcity government,
political administration of urban areas.

The English tradition of incorporating urban units (cities, boroughs, villages, towns) and allowing them freedom in most local matters is general in the United States (see city; local government). The traditional U.
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The proposed contract would keep Williams as city manager through Jan.
The appointment of a public safety chief is one of the most important decisions I will make as city manager," said LaSala.
The city's chief lawyer for more than 20 years, he served as acting city manager for the few days between the tenures of City Manager Thomas R.
The council is looking for a permanent replacement for former City Manager Dennis Taylor, who left Eugene in July and returned to Montana.
Dallas/Fort Worth city manager Pam Olsen, 47, brings four years of Frontier experience to the Dallas/Fort Worth market, including time spent with the former Frontier between 1985 - 1986.
Petty, held "listening sessions'' earlier this year so the public could offer their thoughts about the city manager search process and the future direction of the city, charter change was immediately brought up.
Mayor Kitty Piercy and the council are looking for a replacement for City Manager Dennis Taylor, who resigned in July.
In Worcester, the only petitions involving a city manager have usually been to either chase that person out of town, or to eliminate the position and switch to a form of government where an elected mayor would serve as the city's chief executive.
Jones will work as interim city manager until the City Council hires a new city manager.
Previous Assistant City Manager Dennis Davenport retired in December after 23 years with the city.
Augustus has already turned down similar efforts from city councilors, AWARE said it is the public's task to persuade him to stay before the City Council goes any further in its search for a new city manager.
But in a recent interview, Taylor reflected on his proudest moments and biggest disappointments as Eugene's ninth city manager.