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Encinitas seeks public input on next city manager

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article has been updated from its original version.
ENCINITAS — Encinitas residents are being urged to complete a survey and provide input in the search for the city’s next city manager.
A city statement says Encinitas “residents, community partners and the business community are invited and encouraged to participate in a confidential survey. Your input will be considered by the city council when selecting candidates to interview.”
City Manager Karen Brust announced her retirement effective June 12, 2020. Karen was appointed Encinitas City Manager in September 2015 and is retiring after serving 35 years in municipal government.
The city has hired recruitment firm Dave Morgan, Ralph Andersen & Associates to help in the search for Brust’s successor, and only that firm’s staff will review the responses, which will be summarized to protect the confidentiality of individuals.
Responses are due by Friday, May 15, 2020. To participate in the survey visit:
Candidates interested in applying for the position of Encinitas City Manager may contact Dave Morgan at (916) 630-4900 or visit Ralph Andersen & Associates at:


Dawna May 4, 2020 at 12:09 pm

The survey link doesn’t work.

Michele Szlener May 5, 2020 at 10:07 am

Survey site unavailable

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