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MEDIA RELEASE: Grand Forks City Council Announces Interim Chief Administrative Officer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Grand Forks City Council Announces Interim Chief Administrative Officer

 

Grand Forks, BC – September 18, 2019 – Grand Forks City Council has hired Ron Mattiussi as the Interim Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Grand Forks while a search is conducted for a permanent replacement.

 

Mr. Mattiussi retired from the City of Kelowna in March, 2018 after 23 years of service, with almost 12 as City Manager.  He fulfilled a similar role as Interim Chief Administrative Officer in Summerland earlier this year.

 

Mayor Brian Taylor said, “We’re fortunate to find someone with Mr. Mattiussi’s experience available to fill-in for us on short notice.”

 

Mr. Mattiussi’s first day with the City will be September 30.  The City will begin the search for a permanent Chief Administrative Officer in October.

 

 

BACKGROUND:

The City of Grand Forks’ previous Chief Administrative Officer retired last week.  The search for a permanent replacement is expected to take 4-6 months.