We received word today on the finalists for the city manager position:
Five finalists were announced Friday afternoon for Yankton’s city manager position.
Mayor Nancy Wenande released information about the candidates during a media briefing at City Hall.
The finalists are:
• Andrew J. Colvin of Vermillion;
• Barry Cook of Green River, Wyo.;
• Lane E. Danielzuk of Gering, Neb.;
• Jeffrey L. Kooistra of Waukee, Iowa; and
• Amy M. Nelson of Canton.
The candidates will take a community tour of Yankton Thursday. A meet-and-greet with community leaders will take place Thursday evening.
The City Commission will conduct interviews with the candidates on Friday and Saturday.
Wenande said she would like to have a city manager in place by the beginning of next year.