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New city manager could come soon in Americus

AMERICUS, GA (WALB) - A new city manager could start work within a month. Doug White, a former city manager in Social Circle, had his interview Thursday night.

The second finalist, Steve Kennedy, who held the same position in Kennesaw, will be interviewed next Monday.

"They're outstanding professionals. We're excited to have the opportunity to interview them, and hopefully they'll be available to start about mid April," said Interim Americus CAO Billy Beckett.

The General Assembly has approved the city's switch to a city manager form of government. The governor must sign it before it becomes official.

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