City commissioners agreed Monday to hire a professional search firm to scour the U.S. for a new city leader.
City commissioners' looming decision may be the most important one they make in a decade, said city commissioner Dick Brady, who pushed to get the search going.
Commissioners appointed Brady as chairman of the committee that will choose an appropriate search firm.
Brady said he would like to hire a consultant within the next three weeks and hopes to have a short list of three candidates by Aug. 1.
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