Picking The Right City Manager For Kansas City, Missouri
Finding just the right city manager is a complex enough endeavor, given the importance of the job in Kansas City, Missouri, but the decision is complicated further when a global pandemic is added into the mix.
"What we need to do is really find that person who can walk and chew gum" at the same time, said Mayor Quinton Lucas, who will inevitably work closely with the new manager.
- Quinton Lucas, mayor of Kansas City, Missouri
- Luke Norris, managing director of strategy and government relations for OpenCities
A previous version of this post misquoted Mayor Quinton Lucas as saying, " ... talk and chew gum."