The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Cobb County plans to refill four agency leadership positions as part of a strategy to cut the number of direct reports to its county manager and to streamline county operations.
The four positions, which will likely be publicly advertised, would cost taxpayers from about $327,000 to $531,000 in salaries based on the pay ranges provided Tuesday.
The four positions — public safety, public services, purchasing and deputy emergency management agency directors — have been empty or have been filled by interim leaders for the past few years. Restoring them with permanent directors was recommended earlier this year by a citizens committee that reviewed the county’s spending and priorities.
The committee’s report, presented in February, found that Cobb needed to restructure some of its departments to cut down on redundancies and
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