FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 9, 2016
Contact: Desiree Donovan
Garnett City Commissioners Request Community Input for City Manager Position
The City Commission for the City of Garnett is opening a community survey to allow the Garnett community an opportunity to provide input on the hiring criteria for the City Manager position. The survey will open on Friday, December 9; the City Commission would like to invite all City of Garnett residents, business owners, and city employees to participate in helping them narrow down the criteria that will be used in the upcoming search for a new city manager. The city commission feels it is very important for the community to be involved in deciding what type of City Manager will be hired. To participate in the survey, go to HTTPS://www.Surveymonkey.com/r/CityofGarnett. A link to the survey can also be found on the City of Garnett’s website, www.simplygarnett.com/ or the Chamber of Garnett website www.chamberofgarnettks.com. The survey is anonymous. Deadline to complete the survey is Friday, December 23.The League of Kansas Municipalities is conducting the city manager search and will be compiling the survey results.
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