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Search To Restart For Top Job At City Hall

Emotional Council Meeting Leaves City At Crossroads

After a heated and drama filled Kimball City Council meeting, the search for a city administrator will restart, according to Mayor Keith Prunty.

The Observer has begun searching to understand the depth of a city administrator’s job – just what does a city administrator do, what does it include, and how hard is the job?

Larger cities such as like Scottsbluff and Alliance are more inclined to have a city manager. A city manager has more authority than a city administrator but the positions are similar. City administrators must go to council and the mayor for approval, but city managers...