Altgelt & Job Promoted to Assistant City Manager

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August 28, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Altgelt & Job Promoted to Assistant City Manager

Bastrop County, Texas - August 28, 2019 –

Bastrop City Manager Lynda Humble is pleased to announce the promotions of James Altgelt to Assistant City Manager (ACM) of Public Safety & Community Support and Trey Job to Assistant City Manager (ACM) of Development Services. As ACM of Public Safety & Community Support, Chief Altgelt will serve as Police Chief and oversee Fire, Emergency Management, Public Information, Multi-Media, Library, Convention Center, Special Events, Main Street, and Information Technology. As ACM of Development Services, Mr. Job will serve as Director of Public Works and oversee Streets, Water, Wastewater, Parks, Building Maintenance, Engineering, Bastrop Power & Light, Planning & Development, and Capital Projects.

“It is always a pleasure to be able to promote from within the organization, said City Manager Lynda Humble. “Chief Altgelt and Mr. Job have earned the promotion to Assistant City Manager. They both have the proven leadership skills needed to guide their areas of responsibility as we address the challenges associated with growth in our future. They have a passion for public service, the City of Bastrop, and ensuring that we remain authentically Bastrop as we embrace the growth in our future.”

“The City Council is pleased to support the promotion of Chief Altgelt and Mr. Job to the positions of Assistant City Manager,” said Mayor Connie Schroeder. “The community has long sensed the need for an assistant city manager position. We are blessed to have this strong leadership team of City Manager Lynda Humble, ACM Altgelt, and ACM Job focused on addressing the City of Bastrop’s needs today and in the future. The timing seems appropriate to create these ACM positions given the challenges facing Bastrop related to fiscal sustainability and growth.”

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Contact: Tanya Cantrell 512-332-8812 (Office)
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tcantrell@cityofbastrop.org
PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE

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Tanya Cantrell, Director of Human Resources
(512) 332-8800