town manager


Definition of town manager

: an official appointed to direct the administration of a town government

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The New Windsor town manager could not be reached to confirm this on Thursday. Mary Grace Keller,, "Carroll County chooses to move dirt by train, not dump truck, from Westminster to fill in New Windsor lagoon," 2 Aug. 2019 However, the town manager rejected all of the signs but one in an October meeting. Saja Hindi, The Denver Post, "ACLU sues Colorado town for barring residents’ yard signs protesting Trump, environmental destruction," 25 July 2019 Chris La May, Bayfield’s town manager, said that the town does not endorse the Confederate group, but barring its participation in the parade is challenging based on First Amendment protections. Sam Tabachnik, The Denver Post, "A Confederate group marched in a Colorado town’s Fourth of July parade. Residents made a unity float to follow right behind it.," 10 July 2019 Its homeowner’s association bans the construction of ADUs, said town manager Jeff Loux. Louis Hansen, The Mercury News, "Granny flats may get easier to build in California," 4 July 2019 Superior’s town manager fired Doran following the investigation. Bradford Betz, Fox News, "Arizona cop filmed office sex on body cam, stored pornography: lawsuit claims," 15 Aug. 2018 Meanwhile, selectmen as early as their Monday meeting are expected to name an acting town manager to serve from the time Valente departs until the new manager begins, which the board hopes will be mid to late September. John Laidler,, "Consulting firm hired to help find new Lexington town manager," 2 July 2018 Details of Healy’s salary and compliance with the town residency requirement for town manager have not yet been determined. Bill Leukhardt, Courant Community, "Berlin Hires Town Manager," 18 Apr. 2018 The committee will work with a municipal executive search consultant to search for a town manager to replace Richard Reed, who announced his retirement in March. Jennifer Fenn Lefferts,, "Bedford panel to screen Town Manager candidates," 28 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of town manager

1912, in the meaning defined above

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