town manager


Definition of town manager

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

Examples of town manager in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Rick Aiken, the town manager who later had to step down, said the Champlain Towers builders were constantly pressing the town to move faster on permits. New York Times, 25 Aug. 2021 The current town manager, harbor master and three of its five-member select board are female. Nancy Moreland,, 5 Aug. 2021 There are now 103 active cases in town, according to Morse, the town manager. Naomi Thomas, CNN, 4 Aug. 2021 Apart from three hospitalizations -- two in state and one out of state -- symptoms from cases associated with this cluster are known to be mild and without complication, Alex Morse, the town manager for Provincetown, said. Arielle Mitropoulos, ABC News, 26 July 2021 There will be an update on COVID-19 cases in Provincetown from Alex Morse, the town manager, and from the state Department of Public Health and Barnstable County’s Health Department, according to the agenda., 26 July 2021 But, according to the Provincetown town manager, the vaccination rate among town citizens may have been as high as ninety-five per cent. Dhruv Khullar, The New Yorker, 22 Aug. 2021 The town manager of Provincetown, Alex Morse, told CNN Friday that the town appeared to be taking a favorable turn -- with an indoor mask mandate in place and a test positivity rate that's on the decline. Sonia Moghe And Devan Cole, CNN, 4 Aug. 2021 In 2019, town staff identified discrepancies in donations to the veteran’s department and notified the town manager’s office, the statement said., 3 July 2021

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First Known Use of town manager

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Town manager.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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