Reading Mayor Eddie Moran announced Friday afternoon that the search for Public Works Director will continue.
Last week, on Monday, March 6, Moran held a press conference at City Hall where he announced Martin Neely as his pick for the position of Public Works Director.
Read more here: Mayor Morán announces his choice for Public Works Director
The City shared the following statement: “After further evaluation and discussion, the administration has determined that the proposed candidate is no longer under consideration. While the administration is disappointed that the search for a permanent Public Works Director remains ongoing, it must be emphasized that the director position is vitally important to the City and selecting the right person for the job is critical. The Mayor and his administration remain dedicated to finding the right candidate as quickly as possible and will continue to work with multiple professional search firms.”