The Town Council unanimously agreed to move forward with Stephen Seidel as town manager during a meeting March 2.
A two-year employment contract was negotiated and Seidel has taken over the town leadership role, effective immediately, according to a news release issued Thursday.
The Town Council previously named Seidel as acting town manager on Jan. 24 after the resignation of then Town Manager Mike Slye.
“Stephen has proven to be a huge asset to the organization and community over the years,” Mayor Nick Sanders said in the news release. “His professionalism, leadership and vast knowledge of local government...