Baxter council makes job offer to city administrator candidate
BAXTER--A job offer was extended to a candidate for the Baxter city administrator post Saturday with all city council members agreeing on the top choice.
BAXTER-A job offer was extended to a candidate for the Baxter city administrator post Saturday with all city council members agreeing on the top choice.
Three finalists were interviewed Saturday morning following a two-day process that included formal interviews with department heads and the full council. The council voted to offer the job to Bradley Chapulis.
Chapulis is currently the community and economic development director for the southwestern Minnesota city of Worthington. He's been with the city since 1998, starting as planning and economic development manager before moving to the director's position in 2003. From 1995 to 1998, Chapulis was planner for Mason City, Iowa. Chapulis has a bachelor's degree in community and regional planning, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
The other finalists were Darcy Long, city administrator/zoning administrator with the city of Amery, Wis., and Lisa Sova, clerk-treasurer for the city of Crosby.
Look for a full story in Monday's Dispatch.