New city manager sees potential in Downtown Topeka

The new Topeka city manager sees potential in Downtown Topeka.

Brent Trout has been serving as City Administrator in Mason City, Iowa for 10 years. In a few months he will become Topeka’s newest city manager.

“I could see a town that is in the process of doing things that are important in order to improve the quality of life. The improvements to the downtown area were impressive. Very nice street-scape work that has been done there,” said Trout.

Trout is no stranger to downtown renovations. During his time as city administrator Mason City saw a boom in their downtown area.

(Read more: KSNT News)