El Dorado City Commission OK’s initiating contract negotiation for city manager

The El Dorado City Commission approved initiating contract negotiations for the city manager position during a special meeting Monday evening.

This is part of a process that began last year when former city manager Herb Llewellyn announced he would be resigning due to health concerns at the end of 2016.

A motion was made Monday to authorize the mayor to enter into negotiations with a city manager candidate, and it was approved 5-0.

(Read more: Augusta Gazette)