Astoria has named three finalists for city manager.

Scott Spence, who serves as the city manager in Lacey, Washington; Michael Harmon, who most recently served as a city administrator in South Dakota; and Michael Thomas, the city administrator for Amity, will be considered for the city’s top post, the city announced Wednesday.

Astoria City Hall

A meet-and-greet is planned for Monday at Fort George Brewery’s Lovell Showroom for three finalists for city manager.


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