Kelcey Young named city manager
August 24, 2022
The Sweet Home City Council has named Kelcey Young as its new city manager, according to an Aug. 16 letter from Mayor Greg Mahler.
He wrote that the council, after considering the city's needs, extended her an offer on "a rare occasion of unanimity."
Young, the finance director for the city of Clearlake, Calif., has accepted the position and anticipates an Oct. 1 start date. (The other top contender was in-house candidate Blair Larsen, currently Sweet Home's community and economic development director.)
"We hope that the entire community will join us in extending a warm welcome to Kelcey...