MONTE VISTA—The Monte Vista City Council has selected Forrest Neuerburg as the new Monte Vista city manager.
Neuerburg was selected following interviews with six finalists, who were selected from a total candidate pool of 47 applicants. Neuerburg is currently the town manager for Center and has served in that capacity since August of 2011.
Finalist candidates where interviewed by the city council and department heads on Nov. 22 and both groups agreed Neuerburg would be a good fit for the organization.
Mayor Art Medina is impressed with Neuerburg and says, “He’s a great addition to city.” Incoming Mayor Debbie Garcia says, “I’m excited to work with Forrest and see that he becomes an integral part of our organization, and together with the city council we strive to move Monte Vista forward in a positive and productive manner.”
Neuerburg will moving his family to Monte Vista and plans to begin work in late January.
He submitted his resignation to the Center Town Board on Dec. 12, which includes a 45-day notice. His final day with Center will be Jan. 27. For the complete article see the 12-19-2013 issue.