Beaver Dam To Hire City Administrator, Reduce Mayor To Part-Time

(Beaver Dam) The Beaver Dam Common Council last (Monday) night approved a major restructuring of city government. Under the ordinance, a new position is created: city administrator, a role tasked with finance and personnel matters. The position of mayor will transition from full-time to part-time. The salary of the mayor will be reduced by two-thirds, from $60-thousand dollars per year to $20-thousand dollars following the spring 2023 election. The new city administrator could be hired as early as January.