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Wyman Williams, Commerce mayor, says Atmos Energy, which provides natural gas to Commerce, will be "flaring" lines on West Live Oak Street near the Ben E.

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Commerce Mayor Wyman Williams says city revenues from sales taxes and property taxes are holding up pretty well during the coronavirus crisis.  The mayor says the city got a good audit report recently, that will help in the recruitment of new city manager.

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Commerce Mayor Wyman Williams says the City Council has employed a search firm to find the next city manager.  Darrek Ferrell recently left for to become an assistant city manager with the city of Victoria, and retired city manager Ned Muse of Pittsburg is serving on an interim basis for a second time.

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Commerce Mayor Wyman Williams says the City Council this week approved the first two Neighborhood Empowerment Zone projects, in which home owners or builders are given incentives to renovate homes or build multi-family structures in targeted areas.  The projects are on Plum and Sycamore Streets.  The council also received the resignation of City Manager Darrek Ferrell, and will be searching for an interim replacement.

Ebrahim named interim city manager

May 21, 2013
City of Greenville

Director of Public Works Massoud Ebrahim was appointed Monday as the interim city manager for the City of Greenville.

City of Greenville

If you couldn't attend Tuesday night's late-running Greenville city council meeting, here are audio clips from the minutes after the council emerged from its executive session.

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Both supporters and opponents of former Greenville city manager Steven Alexander agreed that the troubled relationship between the city and its largest employer led to Alexander's dismissal.

City of Greenville

Following an emotional but civil evening of public testimonials, the Greenville city council voted 5-2 to terminate the contract of city manager Steven Alexander.

Closed session to discuss city manager

Feb 18, 2013
City of Greenville

A Greenville City Council committee will be talking Tuesday about the contract of City Manager Steven Alexander.