City Hires New Public Works Director

City Manger Andy Souza is pleased to announce that Patrick Wiemiller has accepted the position of Public Works Director effective August 13, 2007.

Mr. Wiemiller previously served the City of Fresno for four and a half years as Assistant and Interim Public Utilities Director. In 2006, Mr. Wiemiller left the City of Fresno for a position as Public Works Director for the City of Tracy.

Patrick has extensive experience in managing the construction and maintenance of infrastructure in both Fresno, Tracy and the Fresno Irrigation District. Patrick also brings a proven track record of customer service and employee satisfaction to the Department.

City Manager Andy Souza stated, “I am very happy to have Patrick back as part of Team Fresno. I am confident that under Patrick’s leadership, the Public Works Department will develop into one of the premiere agencies in the State. I know that he is committed to serving the people of Fresno for many years to come.”

CONTACT: Rhonda Jorn, Public Affairs Manager (559) 621-7777

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