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Ferndale Makes Joe Gacioch City Manager

May 2nd 2019

Ferndale Makes Joe Gacioch City Manager (City of Ferndale, May 2, 2019) Ferndale, MI—The City of Ferndale is pleased to announce that Interim City Manager Joseph Gacioch has been offered the position permanently after City Council unanimously voted to name him as Ferndale’s new City Manager. “Joe’s deep knowledge of Ferndale government operations and our […]

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference

March 21st 2019

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference (C. Proxmire, March 21, 2019) Lansing, MI- Officials and city administrators from across the state gathered in Lansing this week for the Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference. MML provides educational and networking opportunities, including classes on topics that are important to local […]

Chat with Matt – Berkley City Manager Discussion Time Feb. 27

February 16th 2019

Chat with Matt – Berkley City Manager Discussion Time Feb. 27 Berkley, MI – Berkley City Manager Matt Baumgarten is hosting “Chat with Matt” on Wed. Feb. 27 at 6:30pm. Come share ideas, brainstorm solutions, and join the conversation on Berkley Happenings. ****** Visit the Event Page for other fun and educational things to do! […]

Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices to Three, Interviews Nov. 15

October 27th 2018

  Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices to Three, Interviews Nov. 15 Troy, MI –  After conducting a special City Council Meeting on October 27 to interview six candidates for the Troy City Manager position, the Troy City Council selected three finalists: Victor Cardenas, Chris D. Wilson, and Rex Saukkonen. Residents are invited to a […]

Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices, Interviews Oct. 27

October 15th 2018

  Troy Narrows Down City Manager Choices, Interviews Oct. 27 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2018) Troy, MI – The Troy City Council has narrowed down their choices for City Manager, and will be conducting interviews on Sat, Oct. 27, beginning at 9am and lasting until 3pm. Interviews will take place in the Council Boardroom […]

MML#5: Keeping Harmony between Local Officials and City Managers

April 19th 2018

    MML#5:  Keeping Harmony between Local Officials and City Managers (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 19, 2018) Lansing, MI – Many people have the idea that the Mayor is the boss of a city.  But in reality, most cities, villages, and townships have a manager or administrator that oversees the services and implements the policies […]

Lathrup Village Welcomes Sheryl Mitchell as New City Administrator

April 4th 2018

  Lathrup Village Welcomes Sheryl Mitchell as New City Administrator (City of Lathrup Village, April 4, 2018) Lathrup Village, MI – Lathrup Village’s new city administrator, Dr. Sheryl L. Mitchell, started Monday, April 2. Mitchell began her public service career working as a staffer for the Detroit City Council for 13 years. The next 17 […]

Troy City Manager Fired

March 11th 2018

Troy City Manager Fired (Compiled, March 11, 2018) Troy, MI – Multiple news organizations are reporting that City of Troy fired City Manager Brian Kischnick. Kischnick was arrested in Clawson Friday after a domestic violence situation. He’s also had a past of problems in the city. Mark Miller is serving as the acting city manager. […]

Meet and Greet for Lathrup Village Administrator Candidates March 1

February 17th 2018

Meet and Greet for Lathrup Village Administrator Candidates March 1 Lathrup Village, MI- The City of Lathrup Village is in the process of considering who will be the next City Administrator. A meet-and-greet with City Administrator candidates will be held 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 1, in the City Hall Community Room. More info to be […]

Northville City Manager Patrick Sullivan Named MME President

February 4th 2018

Northville City Manager Patrick Sullivan Named MME President (MME, Feb. 4, 2018) Northville, MI- Patrick Sullivan, Northville’s city manager, is the new president of the statewide association representing Michigan’s municipal managers. Sullivan was selected as the 2018 president of the Michigan Municipal Executives (MME) during the organization’s annual Winter Institute in Ann Arbor Jan. 30-Feb. […]