Tag Archives: City Manager

Harriman Parts Ways With City Manager Helms

The Harriman City Council met tonight in regular session and decided that they would part ways with City Manager Kevin Helms after 6 years of service to the city. The discussion of the City Manager’s yearly evaluation was on the agenda for the night. However, the council went into Executive …

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Oak Ridge City Manager Releases COVID-19 Update

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2021) – An important update from City Manager Mark Watson, on the Coronavirus (COVID-19): The public health situation is rapidly changing, here are the latest updates affecting city facilities. Due to the significant increase in COVID cases, City officials strongly urge citizens to conduct their …

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Norris City Council continues virtual meetings

Reprinted from the Norris Bulletin As it has throughout the current pandemic crisis, the Norris City Council convened online Monday evening in another virtual session. Along with the five members and several department heads, there were a few citizens joining in for the hour and a half meeting. Scott Hackler, …

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New City of Oak Ridge Personnel Director to begin Sept. 8

Janice Harris, New Personnel Director for the City of Oak Ridge. (Photo Submitted) OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (Sept. 3, 2020) – The City of Oak Ridge has selected Janice Harris as its new Personnel Director. Harris, a retired Air Force master sergeant, was among 68 applicants. Five people were selected to …

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Harriman City Manager Placed on Administrative Leave

The Harriman City council last night voted unanimously to accept Mayor Wayne Best decision to place City Manager Kevin Helms on administrative leave without pay for 8 days. Mayor Best said before the vote the reasoning is to hopefully get the city managers attention to take his job more seriously. …

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