CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) -- The Corvallis City Council has hired Sherwood City Manager Jim Patterson as the new city manager in Corvallis.
The Corvallis Gazette-Times reports (http://bit.ly/orGEwX) the three-year agreement calls for an annual salary of $140,000.
Patterson will be responsible for an annual budget of $121 million and 440 city employees.
He replaces Jon Nelson who retired after 19 years with the city.
Information from: Gazette-Times, http://www.gtconnect.com