Search narrows for Downtown manager - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Search narrows for Downtown manager

October 5, 2007

Albany   --  We should know in just a few weeks who Albany's next Downtown Manager will be.  

Three finalists interviewed for the ADICA director and Downtown manager position Thursday. Reggie Taylor from Illinois, Dan Buie from Maryland, and Albany's own Clifford Porter, who works for the Albany Chamber, are vying for the job.

Assistant City Manager James Taylor says background checks for the three are currently being conducted and a top finalist could be announced as soon as next week.

"We have insured that we included ADICA, ATI, other community members and the city in this process because we all have a vested interest in the success of this individual," Taylor said. 

If all goes as planned, two weeks after a top finalist is announced, an offer will be extended.  Taylor hopes to have the new downtown manager in place within the next four to six weeks.

Feedback: news@walb.com?subject=ADICA-candidates-KC

  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • 4 tax breaks you won't believe are real

    4 tax breaks you won't believe are real

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:22 PM EST2018-02-21 18:22:07 GMT
    Now that tax season is in full swing, many residents are looking for tax breaks to beef up their refund or reduce what they owe. Here are four quirky tax breaks you won't believe are real. (Source: Pixabay)Now that tax season is in full swing, many residents are looking for tax breaks to beef up their refund or reduce what they owe. Here are four quirky tax breaks you won't believe are real. (Source: Pixabay)

    Now that tax season is in full swing, many residents are looking for tax breaks to beef up their refund or reduce what they owe. Here are four quirky tax breaks you won't believe are real. 

    More >>

    Now that tax season is in full swing, many residents are looking for tax breaks to beef up their refund or reduce what they owe. Here are four quirky tax breaks you won't believe are real. 

    More >>
  • APD looks to identify Target shoplifting suspect

    APD looks to identify Target shoplifting suspect

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:01 PM EST2018-02-21 18:01:18 GMT
    According to police, a man came into the store on February 9 shortly after it opened and took 5 Fitbit watches. (Source: APD via Target surveillance footage)According to police, a man came into the store on February 9 shortly after it opened and took 5 Fitbit watches. (Source: APD via Target surveillance footage)

    The Albany Police Department is looking to identify a man they say took five Fitbit watches from Target. 

    More >>

    The Albany Police Department is looking to identify a man they say took five Fitbit watches from Target. 

    More >>
  • Lt. governor's wife visits South GA

    Lt. governor's wife visits South GA

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:32 AM EST2018-02-21 16:32:59 GMT
    Nita Cagle (Source: WALB)Nita Cagle (Source: WALB)

    Residents in three South Georgia cities got a special visit from the wife of Georgia's Lieutenant Governor, who is also running for governor.

    More >>

    Residents in three South Georgia cities got a special visit from the wife of Georgia's Lieutenant Governor, who is also running for governor.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly