With a new six figure city manager, Ogdensburg's new CEO has set her priorities, but I don't see much mention of the Mayor or Council's objectives in this story. Maybe they don't have any, but following their lead is the presumed job of the CM under this form of government.
Sarah Purdy comes from Yates County and seems an accomplished administrator, and with a new Mayor in office, we will see what relationship develops in the Maple City.
Having seen this form of government for some time, It tends to consolidate more power in the unelected and marginalizes public control through elected officials.
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