Scottsdale city manager brings conscientious approach to municipal governance

Tucked away in the corner of Scottsdale City Hall is a modest office inhabited by a seemingly modest man — but a man who says his mission [...] Continue Reading →

High hopes for Thompson tenure as he takes reins at the city of Scottsdale

Scottsdale City Council has its man. The local governing board Thursday, Dec. 8 named Jim Thompson, most recently the city manager at the city of [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale city council hires Jim Thompson as city manager

The city council voted unanimously Thursday to hire Jim Thompson as Scottsdale’s next city manager. Mr. Thompson will begin his duties around [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale City Council likely to name new city manager next week

The saga that has evolved into a national search for a new Scottsdale city manager could see its final chapter Thursday, Dec. 8. Scottsdale City [...] Continue Reading →

City council opts to interview additional city manager candidates

The Scottsdale City Council will continue the process to find Scottsdale’s next city manager after unanimously voting to interview additional [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale to interview three for city manager position

The Scottsdale City Council will interview three finalists for the vacant city manager position after two candidates withdrew from consideration [...] Continue Reading →

Permanent Scottsdale City Manager finalist remains elusive as search continues

The discovery of a qualified city manager candidate continues to evade Scottsdale City Council as City Hall officials contend a new crop of [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale city manager search down to 3 finalists

Three candidates for Scottsdale city manager have emerged from a nationwide recruitment that attracted 55 applications, according to a May 26 [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale takes first step toward finding new city manager

With a super-majority vote Tuesday, March 1 Scottsdale City Council severed employment ties with Fritz Behring, the city manager who has been on [...] Continue Reading →