The Mt. Juliet City Commission held its second called special meeting of the week on Friday afternoon (Aug 10, 2007), and voted 4-1 to offer the City Manager’s position to Randy Robertson, retired Army major and former city manager of Ashland, KY. The offer includes a base salary of $108,000.
Vice Mayor Hagerty wanted to offer the position to Marlin Keel and voted against the offer to Robertson.
Mr. Robertson is said to also be a finalist for several other city manager positions. His response to the offer from Mt. Juliet has not been announced yet.
[update] Here’s a link to the August 14, 2007 story in the Lebanon Democrat. According to that story, Mr. Robertson has accepted the city’s offer and will start on September 24.