Gainesville's Next City Manager to be Selected This Week


The Gainesville City Commission is selecting the city’s new city manager this week. The City Commission narrowed the field to five candidates who have been invited for in-person interviews. Interviews with the full City Commission are scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 26 beginning at 1 p.m. in the City Hall Auditorium, which is located on the first floor of 200 E. University Ave. The public is invited to observe the interviews in the auditorium. The interviews will not air live on Community 12TV; however, they will be available on our website the evening of Sept. 26. Individual interviews between the candidates and each commissioner will occur earlier in the week. The five finalists and their interview schedule are: