Franklin County, top adminstrator candidate at impasse

Franklin County will need to wait a little longer to fill the open county administrator position.

“Negotiations fell through with the candidate we were trying to get in for our administrator position,” Derek Brown, interim county administrator, said
Monday afternoon. “We reached an impasse Friday. At this point, I am going to meet with the [commissioners] very soon to discuss what our options

The commissioners and other county officials interviewed five finalists for the administrator position in mid­December and for the past couple of weeks
have been negotiating a contract with the top candidate.

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