New manager learning ins and outs, union raise extended to other workers
July 27, 2017
Wrangell’s new city manager sat in on her first meeting of the City and Borough Assembly Tuesday evening.
Starting work last week, Lisa Von Bargen gave her first report to council members on the state of city departments. Offered the job back in April, the former Valdez economic director reported she has been getting to know the departments under her since her arrival.
She has been getting together with staff at City Hall, the Harbor Department and Public Works this past week to visit sites. She further plans to meet with Parks and Recreation and Wrangell Municipal Light and Power personn...